Gervase desperate to extend 15 minutes.

Gervase desperate to extend 15 minutes.
Unaware that no one even remembers him any more, Gervase Peterson wants to recreate the “all kinds of craziness everywhere I went” that followed after his appearance on Survivor Borneo four years ago. Things he’s tried, according to the Philadelphia Daily News, to stay famous: dropping his last name (“Gervase!”), playing small roles in a film and TV shows, and working “as a producer and director.” Maybe he should try filming himself having sex and then see if the tape disappears from his house and appears on a web site.

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.

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.