Fires, politics -- the news is stressful. It’s one reason why gentle TV shows are popular now. On the Japanese TV show “Terrace House” there are no fights, no drama, and everyone is respectful.
How to make an addictive, drama-free reality TV show
From this Episode:
Facebook removes fake pages believed to be created by Russians to influence the midterms
Facebook reports that it has uncovered an ongoing influence campaign -- fake accounts and fake pages focused on divisive social issues and the election. Facebook isn’t...
6 min, 22 sec
Donald Trump is at war with the Koch brothers
President Donald Trump slammed the Koch family on Twitter today. He called their influential network of Republican donors “highly overrated.” He said the “globalist”...
9 min, 22 sec
Why MoviePass imploded and what that means for movie subscriptions
MoviePass promised to change moviegoing forever. When it began, the subscription service cost $10 a month and allowed you to see a movie a day. The deal changed a number of...
6 min, 55 sec
A new kind of reality TV offers all niceties, no drama
On the Japanese TV show “Terrace House,” you follow the beginning of a romance, and the first kiss doesn’t happen until 15 episodes in. There are no fights, no drama, and...
14 min, 12 sec