One possible reason for declining TV ratings is the flood of bizarre reality formats across every channel. The Channel 10 Reality Show Generator creates faux-show formats with B-grade hosts and strange challenges (“contestants are electrocuted based on their ability to complete a naked footrace”). Not productive exactly, but an amusing way to deconstruct current TV schedules. [Channel 10 Reality Show Generator via TV Tonight]
Reality Show Generator Creates Fake TV Formats
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