Anthropologist Defends Reality TV, Swears It's Making Us Smarter

I'm not a big fan of reality TV. The Housewives do not appeal to me. In all honestly, I doubt I would watch Honey Boo Boo, Sister Wives or Jersey Shore if I had a different job. I do enjoy some talent/competition shows — Project Runway and RuPaul's Drag Race, but what I really love is a well-crafted narrative,… »10/04/12 5:00pm10/04/12 5:00pm