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Insulting Reality Shows

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Insulting Reality Shows

Insulting Reality Shows

Insulting Reality Shows

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NPR's Scott Simon talks with Weekend Edition entertainment critic Elvis Mitchell about the current glut of reality television shows. They also discuss the controversy brewing over reported plans by CBS to develop a reality show based around the fictional show The Beverly Hillbillies.

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