Eva is America’s Next Top Model.

Eva is America’s Next Top Model.
America’s Next Top Model–or, more correctly, America’s Third Next Top Model–is 19-year-old student Eva. That makes her “the first black woman to be crowned ‘America’s Next Top Model,’” as hardbeatnews.com points out, although the selection of either of the final two would have yielded that result. Amanda was the first to be eliminated, and Eva faced off against Yaya for the title. “This is the girl every girl in America wants to know and wants to be,” Nolé said about Eva, while Nigel said “Yaya is one of the most beautiful girls we’ve had. She’s elegant. She’s regal. She’s arrogant.” Janice called her “Eva Diva,” and the diva won.

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.

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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.