transsexual: I was looking for love.

transsexual: I was looking for love.
Transsexual Miriam, the star of There’s Something About Miriam, says she went on the UK show to find true love. (Deception, of course, is the best way to find one’s soulmate.) She says, “I did it because I wanted to know if real love exists. Can a person fall in love?” She adds that, despite the show’s premise revolving around her actually being a man, she wasn’t really trying to hide her penis: “I was trying to be myself and if anyone had asked me about myself I would have told them.”

Frankie leads Big Brother's parade of delusion

Frankie on Big Brother

Heading into the finale, the delusion continues, with a re-appearance by evicted Frankie.

Related: The unwatchable cast of Fox's Utopia keeps yelling and screaming.


Shark Tank is getting a spin-off

Shark Tank

Companies that get deals on the show will be followed for this new spin-off.

Also: Before the show began, Shark Barbara Corcoran was cast and then replaced--but then she sent this amazing e-mail and won the job.

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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.