« The empire strikes back | Main | American democracy: One step forward, one step back »

More evidence that reality TV is damaging our brains

The nice folks at TV.com just polled their users to ask on which reality show they would most like to be a contestant. Some of the answers were not surprising -- 39 percent chose a round-the-world trip on The Amazing Race. Some were hopeful -- only 15 percent picked American Idol, which seems to indicate the potential for future William Hungs is diminishing. But an alarming 14 percent said they wanted to be locked up on a desert island with a bunch of sociopathic morons -- that is, Survivor. And 13 percent said Beauty and the Geek, which strongly suggests that 13 percent of TV.com's users are geeks

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

The comments to this entry are closed.

-
 
Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Copyright | About The Miami Herald | Advertise