lesbians dig the Fab Five, too.

lesbians dig the Fab Five, too.
Queer Eye for the Straight Guy has also become Queer Eye for the Lesbian. Writing in The Advocate, Anne Stockwell says “all those hip tips aimed at het men are godsends to gay women too. Until Kyan, Carson, Thom, Ted, and Jai, we ladies were strictly on our own when it came to discovering our inner man-about-town.” She says their book is “broad enough to accommodate fashion neophytes of any gender.” Meanwhile, in addition to moonlighting as the Pier 1 guy, Thom Filicia is going to make over an office as part of a Xerox contest. The copier company is teaming up with Entrepreneur magazine on a “quest to update the most outdated office.” Companies with crappy offices and 10 to 50 employees can apply.

The Quest ends its journey stronger than it began

Verlox from The Quest

A review of the finale of summer's best reality series, which wasn't always perfect but was thoroughly entertaining right down to the finish, which included phenomenal challenges and special effects. Will ABC give it a second season?

Plus: an interview with the actor who played Verlox and the ogre.


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.

about the writer

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.