Waad Qannam (left), 24, won a reality TV show called The President, in which the audience, instead of choosing its favorite singer, chose its favorite would-be leader. He is the closest Palestinians have come to electing a leader in more than a decade. Nick Schifrin/NPR hide caption

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He's Not The Palestinian President, But He Played One On TV

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Born This Way is produced by Jonathan Murray, the co-creator of MTV's Real World. Above, cast members Cristina Sanz (left), Rachel Osterbach, Steven Clark and Sean McElwee (top). Adam Taylor/A&E hide caption

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A Cast With Down Syndrome Brings Fresh Reality To Reality TV

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Caila Quinn shares the details of her disappointment on the March 7 "The Women Tell All" follow-up to ABC's The Bachelor. Some fans are rooting for her to be named the new lead of The Bachelorette on Monday night. Kelsey McNeal/ABC via Getty Images hide caption

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What Would It Mean To Have A 'Hapa' Bachelorette?

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MTV's Jersey Shore starred, from left, Vinny Guadagnino, Angelina Pivarnick, Paul "DJ Pauly D" DelVecchio, Jenni "JWOWW" Farley, Ronnie Magro, Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi, Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino and Sammi "Sweetheart" Giancola. MTV/AP hide caption

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Viewer Beware: Watching Reality TV Can Impact Real-Life Behavior

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Proposed legislation in France would ban pageants for the under-16 set, such as this "Mini-Miss" elegance beauty contest for 10-to-12-year-olds, held in Bobigny, near Paris, a year ago. Benoit Tessier/Reuters /Landov hide caption

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This Jan. 2, 2013, photo shows Shain Gandee, from MTV's Buckwild, in New York. Gandee was found dead April 1. MTV said Wednesday it won't air the second season of the show. Amy Sussman/Invision/AP hide caption

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This Jan. 2, 2013, photo shows Shain Gandee, from MTV's Buckwild, in New York. Gandee was found dead Monday in an SUV in a ditch along with his uncle and a third person. Officials said Tuesday he died of accidental carbon monoxide poisoning. Amy Sussman/Invision/AP hide caption

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This Jan. 2, 2013 file photo shows Shain Gandee, from MTV's Buckwild in New York. Gandee was found dead Monday in an SUV in a ditch along with his uncle and a third, unidentified person. Amy Sussman/Invision/AP hide caption

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Todd Palin attends the Iowa State Fair August 12, 2011 in Des Moines, Iowa. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Celebrity Endorsements: What Happens When Reality TV And Politics Collide

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