Melania lands Levis spokesmodel job.

Melania lands Levis spokesmodel job.
Donald Trump accessory Melania Knauss’ appearance on The Apprentice 2 has landed her a gig as a spokesmodel for Levis. During the last part of the Levis challenge, she showed up wearing jeans, which she modeled expertly. Melania, who can actually speak, which will help with the “spokes” part of her new job, told the women on The View that “they saw me and they asked me if I would do the advertising for them and I said, of course.” She appeared at a store in SoHo Monday, where, she says, “I was signing pictures and had the personal appearance.”
+ also: Low Culture is skeptical about this “incredible, fortuitous confluence of cross-promotional marketing events.”

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.