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How ‘The Great British Baking Show’ Saved Reality TV

How ‘The Great British Baking Show’ Saved Reality TV

Full disclosure: I kind of hate reality television. Sure, I grew up in the golden age of ‘The Real World,’ but I got that voyeur stuff out of my system pretty fast. Okay, maybe I tuned in briefly when Corey Feldman was on ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ for about five minutes, but since then it’s been pretty far out there in terms of my television hierarchy of needs. Having just come down off a week’s worth of ‘Daredevil’ viewings, I can tell you the bar is set pretty high when it comes to what I’m going to spend time watching. Enter ‘The Great British Baking Show.’ Read More