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The Best Reality TV Shows Ever

This is a list of the best reality TV shows on television, the most (often shamefully) addictive reality TV series. From guilty pleasures to shows that really do teach us how to live our lives a little bit better, this list contains only TV shows you would openly recommend to good friends of yours--the best of the best reality shows. You can vote, or even make your own list to impact this CrowdRanking of the top reality TV shows of all time!

What are the top reality TV shows? From "Top Chef" to "The Biggest Loser", this list contains only the best and actually-watchable in reality television. Time to vote: what are the best reality shows ever?

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    Emeril Lagasse, Gail Simmons, Padma Lakshmi

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    Peter Tomarken

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    Mike Rowe

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    Heidi Klum, Tim Gunn, Nina Garcia

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    Corey Harrison

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    Arthur Negus, Angela Rippon, Fiona Bruce

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    Sharon Osbourne, Howard Stern, Piers Morgan

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    Julie Chen

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    Rick Quashnick, Sig Hansen, Edgar Hansen

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    Scott Conant, Ted Allen, Aarón Sanchez

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    Tyra Banks, Jay Manuel, Sara Racey-Tabrizi

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    Bill Murray, Giada De Laurentiis, Rachael Ray

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    Buddy Valastro

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    Jillian Michaels, Bob Harper, Caroline Rhea

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    Ann Curry, Chris Hansen, Lea Thompson

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    Bill Cullen

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    Bob Vila, Kevin O'Connor, Norm Abram

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    Paul DiMeo, Tanya McQueen, Paige Hemmis

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    Ty Pennington, Vern Yip, Carter Oosterhouse

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    Sigourney Weaver

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    Duck Dynasty The Robertsons

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    Robert Lee, Scottie Chapman, Christine Chamberlain

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    Ursula Mayes, Alex Lovell, Glenn Hugill

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    Man vs Food Nation

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