All Reality Television Scripted Not Just Married at First Sight

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It is amazing that in this day and age there are people who believe that reality television is not scripted, the recent “outrage” about Married at First Sight using actors or at least “aspiring actors” is the perfect case in point. This is not, however, the first time that fans of a “real” series have been shocked to learn that the participants are, in fact, actors who follow a script.

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31 May 2015

Michael Knox-Smith

Operation Christmas Child Kicking Off This Week in Las Vegas

Operation Christmas Child Kicking Off This Week in Las Vegas

National collection week for Operation Christmas Child kicks off this week in Las Vegas on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at the Life Springs Christian Church as the forerunner to next week’s drive, from November 17 through to the 24th. This charitable collection is set up and run each year to help 10 million “needy” children across the globe who otherwise will not be getting anything for Christmas.

Gran Torino: Clint Eastwood Ode to Middle America

Gran Torino: Clint Eastwood Ode to Middle America

With Gran Torino trending right now on Twitter as well as Duck Dynasty (both of which seem to resonate with the same audience) it seems the perfect time to take a look at the Clint Eastwood ode to Middle America. Co-written by Nick Schenk (story and screenplay) and Dave Johannson, the film follows the final days of Korean War veteran Walt Kowalski (Eastwood).


Duck Dynasty: Charlie Sheen Gives Phil Robertson Both Barrels

Duck Dynasty: Charlie Sheen Gives Phil Robertson Both Barrels

The continuing controversy over Duck Dynasty and its patriarch Phil Robertson’s homophobic interview has caught the attention of Charlie Sheen who gave Robertson both barrels of a vitriolic and metaphorical shotgun.

Duck Dynasty: Give Me That Old Time Religion…Not

Duck Dynasty: Give Me That Old Time Religion…Not

Labelled the most popular show on television, Duck Dynasty has, at its core, a Christian morality and reflects the “Give Me That Old Time Religion…not,” at least according to the producing network. A&E have decided that, despite their decision to exploit an old fashioned family who not only go to church, but, pray after every meal; they don’t wish to offend non-believers. Prayer, it turns out, has been a problem from the very beginning. The family pray quite often; much to the consternation of the network who do not want to cause discomfort to their Muslim audience. Religion is an issue of contention behind the scenes of the popular show.