• The story of a reality show contestant who suffered on live feeds and entertained millions

  • Big Brother makes smart changes; its players do dumb things

  • Jillian Michaels leaving Biggest Loser for a third time

  • Big Brother’s changes bring back the familiar

  • In defense of Big Brother’s producers

  • Survivor’s Caleb Bankston killed in train derailment

  • All three American Idol judges will return

  • Gordon Ramsay ends the nightmare that is Kitchen Nightmares

  • ABC’s Rising Star desperately needs some Viagra

  • One of the best parts of great reality TV can be found on two PBS series

  • Big Brother contestant’s racist, homophobic comments; animal killing video

  • Man vs. Food host’s horrific reply to a critic; Big Brother cast; unedited Honey Boo Boo is a “monster”

  • Is Big Brother turning into Survivor?

  • Big Brother changes its game for season 16

  • “Severly burned” Face Off stunt performer sues Syfy

  • ABC bribed Bachelor Nation to promote Rising Star and revealed a potential problem

  • Survivor’s Hatch blogging; Idol attraction done; Kardashian ratings hurting E!’s president? Tim Gunn wants plus-sized Project Runway

  • Young, rich people’s favorite reality series; the reality shows that lost the most viewers

  • The story behind the return of Inside Combat Rescue, and what its subjects think about it

  • Fox dumps I Wanna Marry Harry online, pulls Riot

  • Real World wants to go back to Chicago

  • Fake reality TV casting calls: a warning

  • How the Emmys define reality TV

  • All 57 (!) reality show hosts eligible for an Emmy, and other potential reality TV nominees

  • More King of the Nerds; Top Chef needs diners; True Tori’s fake tweets; Price is Right behind-the-scenes