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why do people like reality tv?

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Fry, May 22, 2007.

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  1. Carpy

    Carpy Disgruntled foreign veteran

    "Reality TV" for Tv's sake does nothing for me. Watching big brother contestants sit around a house being dickheads isn't a form of entertainment.

    I will admit I like Survivor and The Amazing Race. But I think they are more game shows than Reality TV. Neither of them are trying to re-create reality. They are both games of skill (to some extent). Survivor is interesting from a psychological sense.
  2. CRUDS

    CRUDS The secret is the meat! Staff

    American Idol is fixed (what cellphone slingin' teenster would ever vote for a haggard old grey-haired peckerwood like Taylor Hicks) .
    I really dug Project Greenlight - Feast season, and I watch Survivor regularly but the rest are hit and miss for me. Survivor needs to do some season in Antarctica or Alaska for a change-up. The beach shows remind me of my time in The Pilippines (pics) but it's time to move on...

  3. Gunny

    Gunny vastly inferior superior Tip Jar Donor

    Speaking of Big Brother, down here one of the contestants in the house, her father died and she doesn't know yet.
  4. LT21Titans27

    LT21Titans27 Tebow Apostle

    There are few if any tv shows that dont relate to ESPN or sports that I like
  5. Lone Star

    Lone Star Camp Fodder


    Those are my thoughts exactly. American Idol is a giant fingernail and the world is their chalkboard.
  6. my girlfriend says that i look like Wes from The Real World Austin, that was my favorite real world by far
  7. guitarjunkie

    guitarjunkie We're Screwed...

    Man I hate the stuff, I want to watch T.V. to get away from reality. Although I would watch Survivor if they would drop a bunch off in the middle of Alaska or somewhere remote with nothin but a book of matches, a pocket knife, and a .22 with 20 rounds, come back in a month to see who was still alive........:))
  8. Deuce Wayne

    Deuce Wayne Damnit, I cant find my driving moccasins anywhere!

    So, I know you guys are watching "So You Think You Can Dance?" tonight, right? I expect everyone to be in the chat for this event.
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