Big Brother schedule, debut set: 11 weeks until the hamsters chew through summer

The schedule for Big Brother 14 will be identical to the one it had last year: the show debuts July 12 at 9 and airs Thursdays at 9, Sundays at 8, and Wednesdays at 8.

That means there are just 11 weeks and two days until the show consumes our lives, and invariably brings back Rachel and Brendon and who knows who else to be ejaculated on by its challenges.

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.