The Bachelor (TV Show)

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2014

    The Bachelor: Inside a Reality TV Casting Call

    Love was in the air Friday afternoon on the sixth floor of the Four Seasons Hotel, where a total of 208 single ladies and gents auditioned for the upcoming season of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette -- 209 of them to be exact, if you include a painfully out-of-place Daily RFT writer. The St. Louis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2014

    The Bachelor: 7 Questions Producers Will Ask You At the St. Louis Open Casting Call

    The ultimate dating reality shows The Bachelor and The Bachelorette need new contestants for upcoming seasons, so producers are coming to St. Louis to play matchmaker. Both men and women who want to compete for the heart of another while America watches on are invited to the open casting call, from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2012

    Cheryl Strayed Talks About Wild and How We're All Fucked Up

    We first encountered Cheryl Strayed in her 2002 essay "The Love of My Life". It's about her grief after the death of her mother when she was 22. She described her own pain and the pain she caused others with an equal measure of honesty and precision. We were mesmerized. Strayed's new memoir, Wild: ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2012

    Words With Friends Saves Life, Says TV Show

    ​The online word game Words With Friends can do anything, it seems. Humble the mighty? Check. Bring two lonely souls together? Yup. Make me get a cell phone? No, not yet. But it is being credited with saving a life -- from across the world. Beth Legler of Kansas City, Missouri, had been playing th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2011

    VH1 Enters Restaurant Reality Show Fray: 10 Famous Food Music Videos

    VH1​ Because it's worked so well for Bravo ... VH1, whose motto used to be "Music First," announced Wednesday that it's jumping into the restaurant reality show fray. On the menu: Famous Food, which will feature a bunch of celebrities rehabbing a restaurant with Los Angeles restaurateurs Mik ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2011

    Aaron Buerge, The Bachelor in 2002, Files for Personal Bankruptcy

    Image viaAaron Buerge, star of ABC's The Bachelor in 2002, has filed for bankruptcy​Be glad he didn't pick ya, ladies, because this Bachelor can be unfaithful. Ask his creditors. Aaron Buerge, Springfield resident and reality star of ABC's second season of The Bachelor, has filed for Chapter 7 ban ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2010

    Shelbina, MO, Eighth Grader Reaches National Spelling Bee Semifinals [Updated]

    Image sourcePlatz, spelling. Speller 134 has reason to look so pissy; she made the semifinals and he did not.​Updated June 7: For those of you who missed the Spelling Bee finals (and you are absolved; the Stanley Cup Finals are providing some fabulous entertainment this year): Platz tied for s ... More >>

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  • Film

    January 1, 2003

    Fear Factor

    2002 proved that TV has no shame at any hour

  • Culture

    December 25, 2002

    Fear Factor

    But just think, no one hates TV more than Trent Lott