An extensive list of people who have made reality TV good in 2016

Reality TV has been dominated this year by mediocre white men, but fortunately there have been lots of incredible people involved too. Some of them are new to this, whereas others are masters of drama. Here is an extensive list of all the people I have enjoyed watching this year. In the true spirit of…

The 10 best names to have been read out by Peter Dickson

Peter Dickson has left ‘The X Factor’ *sadface*. See: After the best 11 years with the X Factor, it's time for me to check out and cut loose. — Peter Dickson (@peterdickson) July 28, 2015 ‘The X Factor’ will never be the same again. To celebrate the eleven years, here are the 10 names which…

The definitive ranking of every X Factor ‘group’ finalist

Grab your tissues cos it’s the last X Factor ranking. 34. Rough Copy Literally the worst X Factor contestants of all time. It still irks me that people liked their arrogance yet Tamera wasn’t allowed to be confident 😦 33. The Unconventionals This is the worst X Factor performance of all time. It’s almost a…

The definitive ranking of every ‘Over-25’ X Factor finalist.

It’s that time of the week again (not that these have been put up in any order but you know). This time I’ve ordered the Overs. The Overs are a weird category; they’re probably the most consistent category yet the most lacking in star quality. It often feels like the category is filled with Week…

The definitive ranking of every X Factor ‘Under-25 Boy’ finalist

This is now a ‘thing’. It’s the turn of the boys now, so we turn to their mentor… Warning: contains shirtlessness. 29. James Arthur People that hate The X Factor automatically come last. 28. Nicholas Dorsett I have no recollection of Nicholas Dorsett even being on the show, and he has been wiped from YouTube….

The definitive ranking of every under-25 girl on The X Factor

The girls category is the best category on The X Factor. Yes, the groups have sold more singles that the girls (which will probably change anyway now that Ella Henderson is a chart force), and yes they forget the lyrics from time to time, but Leona Lewis and Alexandra Burke are probably the two most…

Tamera Foster and the ‘Tumblr Confession’

I was having a search through Tumblr earlier today for a Nicole Scherzinger gif appropriate for some uni work (true story). I didn’t find it (I settled for Sabrina The Teenage Witch) but what I did find has made me quite angry. If you search the word ‘Tamera’ on the micro-blogging site, you are barraged…

The Nine Funniest Forgotten Moments from The X Factor

  The world can rejoice as this years series of The X Factor starts this Saturday. So say goodbye to nights out and hello to Gary Barlow, Tulisa, Louis Walsh and new judge Nicole Scherzinger (replacing Kelly Rowland). Along the way, we’ll see a wide variety of talent, as well as a collection of guest judges,…