Reality shows give us ordinary folk a sense of glory and participation that no fiction television can. If they can do it, maybe we can too. But the ever-growing number of reality shows popping up everyday is slowly leading the age long debate about the authenticity of what we see on the screen to start unravelling.

Here’s exactly how the makers of the reality shows we watch and love create a lapse between what happens and what we see.














I’m sorry if I’ve ruined these shows for the fans out there. But the truth shall set you free.

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