It’s the end of the year already—how is that possible?!—so here are my two end-of-the-year wrap-ups from reality blurred: The best reality TV of 2021 My favorite stories from the year Meanwhile, in December, I appeared on three podcasts. Okay, one was a live radio show, but it’s since been turned into a podcast episode … Keep reading →
Andy’s recent work in Vulture, Grub Street, and Pacific Standard magazine—and a TV appearance, too.
I reviewed Netflix’s wonderful baking competition Nailed It, and I was interviewed by the Chicago Tribune about the return of Jersey Shore.
On Thursday, I was interviewed on NPR’s All Things Considered by Audie Cornish, and talked about the most recent awful thing to happen on a reality show: a possible sexual assault while cameras filmed. I also wrote about other incidents of on-camera violence for Vulture: A Brief History of Violence on Reality TV. Alas, those are just a … Keep reading →
I was a guest on Aliza Rosen’s Reality of Reality podcast, discussing topics ranging from the best reality TV of 2016 to Shark Tank’s changes.