Fear and Loathing in Reality TV: Development Edition

“Fear is the mind-killer.” George Herbert, Dune.  “Our fears are like dragons guarding our most precious treasure.” Rainer Maria Rilke. After the attacks in Paris, Beirut, Bamaco, Tunis (and counting), there’s a fair amount of fear around these days. Fear can be handy if you’re a politician. George Bush used it to motivate a war against Iraq, […]

Reality’s Josh Duggar Problem

Well, the Ashley Madison leak happened and in short order Josh Duggar was exposed as having two accounts on the site as well as an OK Cupid profile.  Needless to say, this is delightful to those of us who dislike everything famille Duggar stands for, especially given earlier revelations about Josh, the incestuous paedophile (ineptly covered […]