Thursday, September 2 2010
The clean room at the end of the show is my visual cue that the hoarder is cured simply because order beat chaos. Any thoughts I might have about what it means to overcome a mental illness are overshadowed by the pleasure I feel at seeing the before and after ‘reveal’.
Wednesday, March 15 2006
The Blue Team's bullshit, taking too much screen time, reminds us that this is a ratings-first program, no matter the good it eventually does.
Tuesday, September 13 2005
Even in its banality, The Biggest Loser hints at some complexities of obesity.