The Reality Show Trap

I think reality shows flourished because of the Writer’s Guild of America 2007 strike. The networks needed content, and wouldn’t negotiate with the writers until February of 2008. The strike lasted from November 5th 2007 to February 12th 2008. That was…


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    I think you make an excellent point. The writer’s strike could indeed have had a lot to do with this mess. Changing times and tastes (or lack thereof) contributed as well, and we’re left with a firestorm of N*A*S*T*Y.