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What's the TV show that you are most embarassed to admit you're a fan of, past or present?--Al
-- Al Schroeder (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 09, 2001
Touched by an Angel. We watch it every week, and every week we look at each other and say "WHY are we watching this thing???"
-- Bev Sykes (email@example.com), July 10, 2001.
Well, I am totally embarrassed to admit that I watch Big Brother. I wouldn't even say I'm a fan, but there I am week after week. I am helpless against the power of reality shows. I am just happy I managed to resist Temptation Island.
-- ally (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 10, 2001.
"Blind Date" -- it's so bad, but the social worker in me is fascinated by the different dynamics of each date and loves watching all the couples interact.
Plus, it's bad t.v. at it's sleazy finest!
-- Jenny (email@example.com), July 23, 2001.
When TV first came to Tampa in the early 1950's I would watch professional wrestling, avidly. Until it dawned on me that what appeared to be happening to a wrestler -- wasn't actually happening. If it was for really real it was obvious to me that EMT people would run in with a gurney to carry off the injured party. The wrestler getting back up and going at it hammer and tongs proved to me that it was a sham. Then I was ashamed to admit I watched wrestling. I guess maybe I should not be ashamed, having seen in passing the stupidities done in the ring of today. Whopping someone with a folding chair would have been assault in any man's ken back then. Or would it ? ? ?
-- Denver doug (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 25, 2001.
Buffy. I'm the only person I know who watches Buffy - even my children don't watch it. I love it for all the reasons everyone else does - everyone I don't know - plus which I know that deep down I have a crush on Spike. Scary, innit?
-- Catherine (email@example.com), July 31, 2001.
The Partridge Family. I watch it whenever I can find it. I just love it. Even now.
-- Lisa Dillon (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 08, 2001.
-- Amy Shapiro (NCassidine@aol.com), October 10, 2001.
Montel. I know it's suppossed to be a show for bored housewives, but I love it. That bald guy is so sweet.
-- Autumn (email@example.com), October 10, 2001.
The show I am the most ashamed of making an effort to watch is Cheaters! It's awful. But I just can't look away!
I was also a regular viewer of Temptation Island I.
-- Susie (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 20, 2001.
Okay! So I watch Oprah whenever it's not a repeat. For the life of me, I can't figure out how anyone gets anything out of these new, all the rage, reality programs. It sickens me to watch people be so phony. I know they are not being themselves. They have other motives for acting the way they do on those programs.
Yes! I have on occasion watched a Jerry Springer show. I'm ashamed to admit it but I do it out of disbelief that anyone could be willing to behave that way in public.
I am proud to say that I am addicted to "Everybody Loves Raymond." I'm a laugh junkie and Ray Barone cracks me up, along with the rest of the cast. I wish I understood why I find the phrase "Holy Crap!" so halarious.
-- Clarence Bowles (cbowles11@Home.Com), January 05, 2002.
thirtysomething My friends and I watched it faithfully when I was in college. I even daydreamed about having a "grownup" life like theirs. More recently, I watched every episode of "The Bachelor" and, yes, I felt dirty every time. But it's a train wreck and, yes, I will tune in to future installments.
-- anderwillow (email@example.com), May 04, 2002.
ok - well im not here to confess anything...i was just wondering..why and how people can feel dirty just by watching a tv show..?!Who gives a sh1t....seriously - its a tv show...it may be reality like big brother, or just a comedy show...heaps of ppl watch different sh1t. So i say - do what you feel like..... but neway...if u feel embarrassed to watch something..then...i dunno, you obviously like to impress others! =)
-- kimberley (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 24, 2002.
I'm embarassed to watch the Anna Nicole Show
-- Alex (email@example.com), October 08, 2002.
Well...I watch all tv shows...but I watch Angel, 7th Heaven, Dark Angel, And Buffy The Vampire Slayer and never tell anyone...they might think that i'm into like cults and stuff...
-- Rose_S. (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 28, 2002.
i love the rubbadabbers it is a toddler show and very pathetic, yet i still like it. the story plot line is very dull but the sharacters just crack me up every time! i guess watching theis show now is very pathetic on my part but i'm likeing every minute of it!lollollollol
-- Whitney Kinnder (email@example.com), October 24, 2003.
I enjoy Blind date especially the funny thought ballons and captions I still love the Brady Bunch if I can see it and various talk shows depending on the topic of discussion (Montel rules). I also watch PBS and the many discovery channel shows.
-- emily Maxtone Graham (EmilyCMG@AOL.com), October 29, 2003.
anyone remember in the early to mid ninetys a short lived sitcom second noah? i loved that show, no one even remembers it and there are no reruns...damn
-- Rachel Daniel (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 09, 2004.