130 pound, plus-sized Anna retained marital “intimacy” by not stripping.

130 pound, plus-sized Anna retained marital “intimacy” by not stripping.
The first model to be eliminated from America’s Next Top Model 2 was 24-year-old Anna Bradfield, who refused to be photographed nude while covered in body paint. She tells TV Guide, “I really believe that if I would’ve done that, my intimacy with my husband would not have been special anymore.” Perhaps more shockingly, Anna was referred to as a “plus-sized” model, even though she weighs 130 pounds and stands 5’8″. She says, “With those stats, in the modeling world, you are considered plus-sized.” TV Guide also follows up on her comments about her religiosity, or lack thereof. “I’m not religious. Like I told Janice, I just try to be Christ-like. It’s more about having a relationship with Christ in spirit than being religious,” she says.

Surprisingly, man not eaten alive on Eaten Alive

Eaten Alive

Discovery Channel’s happy family holiday special Eaten Alive aired Sunday, rewarding viewers for their two full hours of viewing by ensuring that they spent quality time in the company of others instead of wasting that time doing something else that might not have been as satisfying, such as buying things that have labels which accurately reflect their contents.

Winter 2015 reality TV debut schedule

winter 2015 reality TV schedule

Mark your calendars with all these upcoming reality TV show debuts, including Celebrity Apprentice, The Bachelor, and another season of MasterChef Junior, all of which kick off in early January.

There are also 20+ shows debuting in December--including the one-off return of The Sing Off. No winter break for reality TV.

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.