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“Siberia” may not be real, but it does make you question the entire concept of “reality” on television. In this age of scripted looks into stylized life, is the new NBC show any less real than the reality shows it seems to mimic?

At its most basic, “Siberia” is a direct heir to the found-footage genre so popular in horror films. The show takes

Father-of-eight/reality TV vet Jon Gosselin, speaking with VH1′s The Gossip Table Thursday, advised Kim Kardashian to refrain from taping for reality TV with her newborn daughter, North West, in tow.

Asked what he thought of the situation, the former TLC star said, “Well, I guess she has primary [custody] but … based on my situation, I wanted to raise my kids off TV … so I… Continue reading Jon Gosselin: New Mom Kim Kardashian Should ‘Definitely Not Film’ Reality TV With Baby

reality game masters 01 ‘Survivor’ and ‘Big Brother’ stars compete at Risk for new ‘Reality Gamemasters’ web series — EXCLUSIVE VIDEO

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It’s the age-old reality TV debate: Where can the best TV game strategists be found — on Survivor or Big Brother? Well, that question may finally be answered on the new Reality Gamemasters web series. Debuting June 4 on realitygamemasters.com, Reality Gamemasters (which was funded through Kickstarter) pits three Survivor finalists (winners John Cochran from Caramoan and Sophie Clarke… Continue reading ‘Survivor’ and ‘Big Brother’ stars compete at Risk for new ‘Reality Gamemasters’ web series — EXCLUSIVE VIDEO

Reality. It’s a tricky thing.

The concept of what is real and what is not gets especially confusing on scripted television — we’re asked to believe in a false reality, to invest in it while still keeping our separation. Maybe that’s why it’s so easy to identify with Brennan (Emily Deschanel) as she navigates realities in the “Bones” episode, “The Shot in the Dark.”

Fights suck

The problems of the episode begin… Continue reading 'Bones' recap: Don't over-think the reality of 'The Shot in the Dark'

pp biggesttvscandals ON YOUR RADAR 2012: The Biggest Reality TV Scandals Of The Year!

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It was a busy time for those that lived their lives through the reality TV lens in 2012!

We had everything from reality TV stars going to prison, to one legendary wrestler appearing in an off-putting sex tape… and another failed Bachelorette couple!PHOTOS: ON YOUR RADAR: These Reality TV Celebs Starred In The Biggest… Continue reading ON YOUR RADAR 2012: The Biggest Reality TV Scandals Of The Year!