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.

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.

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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.