The Inferno Challenge begins tonight.

The Inferno Challenge begins tonight.
Yet another battle between cast members from past seasons of The Real World and Road Rules debuts tonight. This one, called The Inferno, is hosted by “BMX bad ass Dave Mirra,” and promises that “the players will be pushed beyond their physical and mental limits in 16 different challenges that will ultimately determine which team reigns supreme.” The game is also apparently designed to test their brain power and reading skills, as it takes 345 words for MTV.com to explain the rules for the competition.

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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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.