What exactly are we learning from The Learning Channel?

How a network started by NASA went super low-brow and became one of our most influential cultural voices

Jodie Foster, Honey Boo Boo and Rebecca Black

Alana Thompson has earned her privacy, too bad the adults in her life don’t realize it


Reality TV about housing makes a post-crash comeback

Networks are banking on a new cycle of housing shows

Christian fundamentalism’s cool factor

Why American businesses simply can’t afford to not love Jesus