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How 'Real World: Ex-Plosion' Blows Up A Once-Relevant Reality Format

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Goodman | Posted 04.02.2014 | TV

For "Real World: Ex-plosion," seven strangers were picked to live in a house ... with their exes. It's a story we've heard over and over again from MT...

Lauren Leaves 'Real World' After Her Baby's Father Is Revealed

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 02.27.2014 | TV

A new twist to the baby drama on "The Real World: Ex-Plosion" pushed one roommate out of the house. Lauren revealed to her ex, Cory, that she'd slept ...

I Kicked My Reality TV Habit and Now I Kind of Want It Back

Bustle | Posted 04.14.2014 | Women
Bustle

I found many ways to justify my addiction. I'd use high-brow terms, calling the series an anthropological study of fame and the lengths people will go through to achieve it. I'd marvel at the varying levels of awareness different reality stars had for the affect of cameras being shoved in their faces.

Getting Real With Jonathan Murray: The Creator of The Real World Reveals Secrets of the New Season and Reflects Back

Dustin Fitzharris | Posted 03.30.2014 | Gay Voices
Dustin Fitzharris

Over the years, Murray, an openly gay man with a teenage son, has been a champion for LGBT rights. From Los Angeles he opened up about the new season of The Real World, Pedro Zamora and the shows imprint on pop culture.

Post-grad Life: Welcome to the Most Challenging Class of Your Life

Serena Lee | Posted 03.29.2014 | College
Serena Lee

The truth is, I have no clue what I am doing. I am 22 years young and I am terrified of admitting that. To quote the great philosopher Taylor Swift, "...

Ex-Plosive New 'Real World' Trailer

Posted 12.03.2013 | TV

The trailer for "The Real World Ex-Plosion" has debuted online and it looks like it's going to be one doozy of a season! Everyone is now familiar w...

Huge 'Real World' Shakeup

Posted 11.13.2013 | TV

MTV is shaking up "The Real World" for Season 29. According to EW, Season 29 will be set in San Fransisco and see a major format change with the addit...

How George Saunders Helped Me Find My Intellectual Life

Larissa Zimberoff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Larissa Zimberoff

But for some, for many just a bit older than I, there was really real programming in the form of The Dick Cavett Show: live television that featured the great literary and cultural personalities of the time.

LOOK: Do You Recognize This '90s Relic?

The Huffington Post | Shana Ecker | Posted 08.26.2013 | HuffPost Home

We're not really sure who is still watching the drunken debauchery that is MTV's "The Real World," but we do get nostalgic for seasons past. Take the ...

'Real World: San Francisco' Star And AIDS Activist Dies At 44

Posted 08.08.2013 | Gay Voices

AIDS activist Sean Sasser, who shot to prominence in 1994 as the boyfriend of "Real World: San Francisco" housemate Pedro Zamora, has died at 44. ...

Summer Love or Something Like It

Brooke Lyons | Posted 10.01.2013 | Women
Brooke Lyons

Even Grease warns us that, "It turned colder" and, well, "that's where it ends." Given our collective knowledge of how summer love pans out, why do we continue to covet and celebrate it?

Reality TV -- Rewarding Bad Behavior

Tom Green | Posted 09.15.2013 | TV
Tom Green

It used to be if you were 16 and pregnant you would get in trouble. Now you get a reality show. You get arrested on TV after a drunken binge and become an instant millionaire.

The Top 10 Fights From 'Real World/Road Rules Challenge'

Vulture | Posted 07.10.2013 | TV

The fourteen-year legacy of the "Real World/Road Rules Challenge" is one of epic alcohol consumption, poorly thought-out daredevil competitions that h...

The Truth Hurts: 7 Lies You've Been Told About the 'Real World'

Brazen Life | Posted 08.18.2013 | College
Brazen Life

American college students have been trained from an alarmingly young age to believe that as long as they show up, they should be rewarded. And that is lulling them into a false sense of security.

Should Nia Have To Leave 'The Real World'?

The Huffington Post | Alex Moaba | Posted 06.12.2013 | TV

Things are getting serious after last week's "Real World: Portland" brawl. In an exclusive preview clip from tonight's season finale, Johnny and Avery...

The 'Real World' Brawl You've Been Waiting For

The Huffington Post | Alex Moaba | Posted 06.04.2013 | TV

Remember the days when you could almost get kicked out of "The Real World" house for slapping somebody? If that's still the case, Nia might have to st...

'Real World': Jess Gets Dumped Over Email

Posted 05.30.2013 | TV

On "The Real World: Portland" Jessica got dumped -- digitally. She had been seeing Tyler, and fell pretty head over heels. She put up pictures of t...

'The Real World': Nia Gets Fired, Lashes Out At Boss

Posted 05.16.2013 | TV

Ever since her arrival on "The Real World: Portland," Nia has been at the center of almost every eruption. She's an explosion of chaos just waiting to...

'The Real World': Nia Threatens To Kill Jordan

Posted 05.02.2013 | TV

Nia continues to drive her carzy train to dramaville on "The Real World." This week, she was itching to start something with Jordan, and looked like s...

'The Real World': Did Nia Follow Through?

Posted 04.25.2013 | TV

Nia certainly came into "The Real World: Portland" house with a splash, but she may not have left the first impression she wanted to make. Her debut e...

'The Real World' Almost Turns Into A Porn

Posted 04.18.2013 | TV

New roommate Nia arrived on the latest "The Real World," and she entered the house with an agenda. She wanted to give Jordan a taste of his own medici...

The Best Style Moments From 'The Real World'

Posted 03.27.2013 | Style

We can all agree to disagree on which season of "The Real World" deserves the title of best season. But when it comes to standout style moments, that ...

35 Things I Wish I Had Done Before Turning 35

Hemal Jhaveri | Posted 05.27.2013 | Women
Hemal Jhaveri

Have you checked these off your list?

What Is It Like To Be on "The Real World"?

Quora | Posted 02.02.2013 | TV
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Katelynn Cusanelli, TV Personality, UNIX Systems Engineer, @k8mnstr Being on MTV's TRW ...

'Real World' Star Jailed For Stalking

TMZ | Posted 11.25.2012 | Celebrity

"Real World" legend David "Puck" Rainey is officially locked up in a California state prison ... TMZ has learned -- after he was convicted of stalking...