'The Real World' Returns to San Francisco

MTV Real World: San Francisco cast in 1994 Photograph by MTV via Everett Collection

When I heard that MTV was thinking of canceling The Real World if next season’s ratings don’t improve, my immediate reaction was, “Noooooooooooooo!” My second reaction: “But that show’s a part of television history! I love The Real World!” And my third: “Or at least I did in 1994.” That, in a nutshell, is The Real World‘s problem.

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