14 Dark Realities That Reality TV Shows Don't Show You

It's generally accepted that reality TV is really kind of terrible. What was once considered innovative in the entertainment world, has devolved into unintentional comedies starring the most horrible and awkward people imaginable.

Except maybe we should go a little easy on those folks, because it turns out reality TV is an even bigger nightmare for them than us.

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COPS HAS bEEN TElevising REAL police OFFICERS ON THE bEAT FOr OVER 25 YEARS. IN 2014 THE CREW WERE iN OMAHA, NEbRASKA Filming A poLice RESPONSE TO A R

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CKOS CRACKED COM ARRMED DO NOT & amous ARMED AND FAMOUS IWasashort lived CBS reality show. where S D listcelebrities (yeah. absolute nobodies) were tr

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Seth Caro had an anxiety attack during the first season of TOP CHEF Just Desserts T L The incident made the show. What didn't was the aftermath. After

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So far three former contestants of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette have killed themselves. ALEXA MCALLISTER. GIA ALLEMAND. JULIEN HUG, OVERDOSED IN

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Honey here comes BOOBOP TLC canceled Here Comes Honey Boo Boo after photos surfaced of Mama June reuniting with Mark McDaniel-her ex-boyfriend who ser

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CRACKEDo COM topmiodel AMERICA'S irm odel NEXT An official complaint filed by a former contestant accused the show of a range of horrors: Forcing cont

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David Gibbs, Darren Rydstrom and Michael Donatelli died in a helicopter crash in Polsa Rosa Ranch in Acton during the production of a Discovery Channe

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CRACKED.COM DANGEROUS WNATERS WAS A REALITY SHOW ABOUT AN ATTEMPT TO CIRCUMNAVIGATE THE GLOBE ON JET SKIS. DURING THE BERING STRAIT LEG OF THEIR TRIP

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M MEGAN WANTS A MILLIONAIRE Ryan Jenkins, a man with a history of domestic violence, slipped past background checks to appear on the VH1 reality datin

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The Price is Right the has a history of PE mistreating the 15 gi models featured in the show. In fact, the show's producers treated their models like

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Needing cash to fund their next music project, brothers Matthew and Nathan Leone went on Ftar factor and it nearly KILLED THEM. The twins contracted a

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THE BIGGEST LOSER We've picked out your fat person coffin. The Biggest Loser might seem like an extra-tough workout, but the show has pushed contest

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American In 2008, a former contestant committed suicide three years after her failed audition. Paula Goodspeed became suicidal after being made fun of

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CRACKEDCO A contestant died during the filming of Survivor. In 2013, 25-year-old Gerald Babin suffered a heart attack while participating in a tug-of-

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