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I Coulda Been a Contestant

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24.3k viewsA Behind-The-Scenes Look At 'Who Wants To Be A Millionaire' From A Contestant Who Won $500kWhen the American television show Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? became a national craze and a pop culture phenomenon in 2000, I i...
Interesting
22.8k viewsThis Is What It's Actually Like To Be A Contestant On A Singing Competition ShowThe allure of American Idol came in part from its sense of possibility. Could the next Carrie Underwood or Kelly Clarkson be stand...
Entertainment
136.2k viewsThe Biggest Loser Is Secretly One Of The Most Brutal And Dangerous Reality Shows Ever MadeSeason after season, The Biggest Loser is one of the most popular reality competition shows on television. While the show is a fan...
Game Shows
21.6k viewsWhat It's Really Like To Compete On 'The Amazing Race'Running across the scorching plains of Africa, bolting down the steep steps of Shanghai, and diving straight into synchronized swi...
Game Shows
71.4k views16 Fascinating Facts About What It’s Like To Be A Contestant On JeopardyEver wonder what being on Jeopardy! is like? Of course you do; it’s America’s favorite quiz show for a reason! Mel Brooks and Carl...
Reality Competition Shows
818.6k viewsBehind-The-Scenes Stories From 'America's Next Top Model' That Prove This Show Is Out Of ControlSince 2003, the beautiful stars of America's Next Top Model have been smizing (smiling with their eyes) and stomping down the runw...
Game Shows
69.9k viewsWhy Winning Big Prizes On Game Shows Is Actually The WorstWatching a contestant win on a game show lifts the hearts of viewers, and can change the winner's life. However, these "lucky" con...
Nickelodeon Shows
338.3k viewsApparently, Being A Contestant On Nickelodeon's Double Dare Was Utterly DisgustingWhen you consider the best crazy kid game shows of the '90s and '80s, it's hard not to immediately think about Double Dare. Combin...
Documentaries
32.9k viewsWhat It's Really Like To Compete On 'American Ninja Warrior'In a world where reality TV contestants often gain fame through backstabbing and flipping tables, behind-the-scenes stories about ...
Reality TV
29.6k viewsPeople Who Have Showed Up On Reality TV Share Behind-The-Scenes SecretsWho among us doesn't like to indulge in a few guilty pleasure reality TV shows? Curling up with a tub of Ben and Jerry's ice cream...
What It's Like
61.5k viewsWhat It's Like To Be On Shark Tank, And What Happens After You Close A DealShark Tank is reality television at its finest. It's engrossing, entertaining, at times uplifting, sometimes uncomfortable, and al...
Game Shows
28.3k viewsEvery Kid Wanted To Compete, But What Was It Actually Like To Be On Nickelodeon's GUTS?Nickelodeon TV shows from the '90s rocked everyone's socks off, and some of the greatest heroes from that era were the kids who wo...
Reality Competition Shows
649.3k viewsApparently, Being A Contestant On Legends Of The Hidden Temple Was A Waking NightmareLegends of the Hidden Temple epitomized what it meant to be a "'90s kid" game show – the kitschy props, the vague themes, the acti...
Behind The Scenes
23.3k viewsPeople Who Were On Nickelodeon Game Shows As Kids Reveal Behind-The-Scenes DetailsAlmost everyone who grew up in the 1980s and '90s remembers those classic Nickelodeon game shows - Double Dare, Finders Keepers, L...
Game Shows
447 voters19 Times People Shared How Winning A Game Show Changed Their LifeDo you ever wonder what it's like to be on a game show and win? If it's life-changing or a scam? Thanks to an AskReddit, some user...
Entertainment
92 voters15 People Unveil Behind The Scenes Secrets Of Reality TV Dating ShowsOne Redditor asked "People who have appeared on dating shows, what's it like behind the cameras?" and the internet provided lots o...