TBS invites you to gawk at the geeks in this first unsurprisingly…

Honestly, this trailer for TBS' upcoming nerdsploitation reality game show King of the Nerds is actually somewhat better than I thought it would be. While the camera is obviously recording them at their nerdiest and most socially inept, the contestants actually seem like they could be pretty reasonable people when not … » 1/14/13 3:00pm 1/14/13 3:00pm

Top Model does Steampunk, thinks Steampunk means "Owl"

This week on the reality TV show Top Model the newbie models competing for a chance to stand next to Tyra Banks on television tried to incorporate a little Steampunk into this weeks photo fashion shoot. Apparently the Top Model folks think Steampunk means "clock and owl." Where are the gears, the elaborate external… » 10/01/12 1:26pm 10/01/12 1:26pm

What if Hermione, Katniss, Michonne and Buffy lived together?…

In this spoof of the truly terrible reality TV show Bad Girls' Club, a group of clever geek comedians ponder what it would be like if these reality TV shows were actually cast with people we wanted to watch fight amongst themselves? So they created the BAMF Girls Club — starring Buffy, Katniss, Hermoine, Lisbeth,… » 8/28/12 3:30pm 8/28/12 3:30pm

What do you get when you cross a paranormal reality show with a…

Remember when "paranormal reality show" didn't actually exist as a genre on television? And now it's gotten massive — and you can see the genre maturing, as producers find new wrinkles. The latest: The Travel Channel is doing a "buddy cop"-style show called The Dead Files, which pairs a paranormal investigator with an… » 8/04/11 11:14am 8/04/11 11:14am

Syfy Is Turning Into VH1: More Reality TV And Tracy Morgan

What's on Syfy's plate for the next year? Cons: a cooking show, a home design program, and a heightened focus on reality TV. Pros: Tracy Morgan back hosting Scare Tactics, yelling whatever he damn well pleases! » 3/18/10 7:30am 3/18/10 7:30am

The Most Offensive Reality TV Show You're Not Watching

VH1's Scream Queens » 11/25/08 3:15pm 11/25/08 3:15pm reality TV show is the most insulting piece of pop culture ever, with heaps of crazy piled on top. A group of unknown actresses gather and compete for a (supposedly) coveted role in . The whole thing is judged by director James Gunn, acting coach John Homa and actress Shawnee Smith. What does it…

"Truman Show Syndrome" Makes Life Seem Like Reality TV

In The Truman Show » 11/24/08 2:07pm 11/24/08 2:07pm, Jim Carrey played the unwilling star of the world's most popular reality show, living his life on a giant soundstage with actors playing his friends and family. Now psychiatrists are seeing the rise of a new kind of delusion: People believe they are living out Truman Shows of their own, convinced…