Mirna says Colin “threatened me” and “told me he was going to break my legs.”

Mirna says Colin “threatened me” and “told me he was going to break my legs.”
Mirna says that her mortal Amazing Race 5 enemy Colin “told me he was going to break my legs.” She tells TV Guide that “He threatened me and started acting on his threats. I don’t think he could stand being beaten by a couple of girls.” At one point, she says, “top-level security was on him when they saw him trying to make me fall at the ticket counter.” Sound unbelievable? Mirna admits that “some of the things I’ve said that have sounded outrageous, you will come to understand them in due time. Trust me on that.” Did they play the game aggressively? Charla says, “We had to be as aggressive as we could in order to play this game, because that’s what we were there for. And we used what we had.” Talking about their loss, Charla says that “we kind of feel like we let people down and ourselves down almost. We expected to get to the end and win. People are proud of us and we’re grateful, but we kind of expected more!”
+ also: should Charla “be tarred with the same brush as her wildly unpopular cousin”?

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.

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.