March 12th, 2008

cass, can you not

No point on making an Hectowords story out of non-fiction

As far as I know -and I could be wrong here- there's no reality tv show where seven clinically depressed people are taken off their meds, with the one keeping their life together the longest before going back to medication winning a big sum of money.

That surprises me, considering how much of reality tv is predicated on the overt attempt of making people entertainingly lose their shit on camera. And considering how happily would pharma companies bankroll the whole thing.

Anybody who can contact a TV producer for me?