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Posts from: December 2005

The year in reality TV, 2005

Last week, I named my top reality TV whores of the year, people who used and abused reality TV to advance their own pathetic careers, unlike me. This week, it’s time to be positive, and examine those moments and shows that gave us joy, happiness, and killer catchphrases like “bye bye, bitches.” I’ll be back …

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The Top Reality Whores of 2005

It’s that time of year when it’s time to look back. Examining this past year in reality TV gives us a chance to reflect as we look forward–and gives me a great excuse to take a couple weeks off. Mid-week next week, I’ll celebrate those moments, shows, cast members, and trends that made me glad …

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Dawna is Martha’s Apprentice

Martha Stewart hired Dawna as her Apprentice on the one-hour finale of the show last night. Dawna will work, for $250,000 a year, as development director of Body + Soul magazine; that works well,s ince she already publishes her own magazine, Her Sports. The finale’s live segments, particularly the end, made it perfectly clear that …

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Big Brother 6’s Janelle, Idol 4’s Constantine are the Sexiest Reality TV Stars of 2005

The votes are in, and we have two winners in the first annual reality blurred Sexiest Reality TV Stars of 2005 contest. Before we get to the results, thanks for voting. After slogging through hundreds of votes, I was often entertained by your wonderfully bitchy comments (some of which are reproduced below), even as others …

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