reality check

  • Survivor’s Baylor on Missy vote; DWTS cast changes; Biggest Loser dies; watch every Mythbusters ever

  • New Idol mentor? Plus: Cheryl Burke leaving DWTS; Duggar petition; Shark Tank first

  • Top Chef’s Aaron arrested; Randy Jackson quits Idol again; Kim Kardashian’s butt

  • Juan Pablo and Nikki split; Big Brother to China; TAR’s routes; MasterChef turtle beheading

  • AMC cancels all its reality TV; X Factor back in the US?; King of the Nerds rap

  • Watch these 9 of October’s 70+ reality TV show debuts

  • Survivor winner on Marriage Boot Camp; Naked and Afraid complaint; Bethenny back to RHONY?

  • A Survivor accused of fraud; Diem Brown fighting cancer again; Sons of Guns star arrested for child rape

  • Reality TV you should watch this September

  • Josh Flagg’s grandma died; Bar Rescue, Celebrity Fit Club fakery; Bachelor re-creation

  • Reality TV to watch in August

  • Why Jillian Michaels quit again; Adam Richman apologies; Drunk History’s accuracy; A&E sued

  • New Biggest Loser trainers; Gold Rush star dies; Kitchen Nightmares’ success rate; CW show cancels itself

  • Reality shows you should check out in July

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

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

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

  • More reality TV for Bachelor Juan Pablo; new RHONJ cast; I Wanna Marry Harry bombs

  • Design Star cancelled; how Food Court Wars works; Probst’s favorite (Survivor) places

  • Biggest Loser ignores romance if couple is fat; Mad Men vs. Nerdist; Cards Against Humanity’s competition

  • American Idol winner robbed; Idol runner-up winning election; Survivor’s Coach now a dad

  • Chrisley Knows Best star wanted by police; Alaska State Troopers killed; NKOTB reality show

  • Tori and Dean faked cheating? Buckwild’s return? Plus Top Gear racial slur apology, Chicagoland e-mail

  • Top Chef spin-off gets new name, host; hit reality shows with black audiences ignored; NatGeo shake-up

  • Biggest Loser Rachel gains weight; Naked and Afraid butt maggots; game jam reality show walk-out