I know what you're thinking: "The national debt never looked so fabulous!" But we the people of The Soup think the government is missing a huge sponsorship opportunity. Think about it: dollar bills are basically millions of little flyers. In other words, they're just unused ad space!
With Honey Boo Boo's popularity being milked like nobody's business, the folks over at The Soup can't help but grab a hoe and drag all things hillbilly through the mud of the pop culture pigpen. And it looks like rock legends Lynyrd Skynyrd want to lend a hand.
As you may know I have a fondness for the ticky-tacky known as reality television, I so love the term because it's so not anyone's reality I've ever known. So this recap will examine first the ridiculous... then the sublime.
In advance of next week's column naming the ten best TV shows of 2010, here is my annual alternative ten best list, featuring shows that likely won't land on many such lists but still deserve special recognition.