MJ says, “Fuck Philly. I hate Philly.”

MJ says, “Fuck Philly. I hate Philly.”
Perhaps the city of Philadelphia should have let go after The Real World threw its little temper-tantrum before returning. Because one-seventh of the kids the show brought to Philly has certainly not turned into an ambassador for the city. The Philadelphia Daily News’ Dan Gross reports that MJ Garrett told “a local guy who met him recently at an NCAA March Madness game in Nashville” that he isn’t fond of the city. His complete, fully expressed thought: “Fuck Philly. I hate Philly.”

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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.