Here are 12 juicy secrets about your favorite reality TV shows!

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While we all love TV shows that make us think and stay involved show after show like "Game of Thrones," "Breaking Bad," or "House of Cards," we love reality TV just as much.

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Whether they are shows like "House Hunters," "Keep Up with the Kardashians," "Catfish," or "The Bachelor," we all love to hate reality TV.

What a time to be alive, right? Although, with reality TV comes with the overwhelming sadness that it isn't all that real, like at all. We stumbled upon this Reddit thread where people who've participated in a reality TV show reveal all the lies and secrets.

Get ready to have your heart broken in two.

12.) A lot of the time, the people on "House Hunters" have already bought a house.

11.) "Cake Boss" apparently is as exciting as it is on TV.

10.) This may floor you, but a lot of the times, ghost shows are fake.

9.) Lighting makes anything that seems spontaneous pretty much staged.

8.) Sometimes "Next" was as real as we thought.

7.) Another shock, but "Judge Judy" isn't as real a courtroom as we'd hoped.

6.) Even what people say on reality TV could be a straight up lie.

5.) Turns out "The Voice" is a lot tricker than we imagined.

4.) However, "Antiques Roadshow" is pretty legit.

3.) "Jersey Shore" wasn't all that real?! Blasphemy!

2.) Those restaurant revamp shows very rarely have problems, or they were made thanks to the show.

1.) Get ready, but the stuff in "Storage Wars" is pretty much all staged.

Sad? Yes. But let's face, we pretty much knew that, this is just indication.

Check out more reality TV show love in the gallery below.

Marriages Ruined By Reality TV
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Marriages Ruined By Reality TV

Teresa and Joe Giudice

Apart from the prison sentence, Joe must pay $414,000 in restitution. Teresa is still awaiting sentencing in Newark, NJ. While the pair have publicly remained a united front, behind the cameras rumors of swerling of in-fighting and adultery.

Linda and Hulk Hogan

After the Hogan’s starred in their very own VH1 reality series, the whole family came apart at the seems. Their son Nick was arrested for vehicular manslaughter, while Hulk and Linda’s marriage went in the toilet. It’s been years since they’ve been on TV and the distruction caused in part by the series has yet to be swept up.

Bethenny Frankel and Jason Hoppy

Bethany thought she could have it all. The natural foods chef, wanted to be the Martha Stewart of health and for a while it looked like she was getting everything she wanted. Apart from launching the highly successful Skinny Girl brand, Frankel’s love life became the subject of its very own reality show Bethany Getting Married? The whole relationship came crumbling down after a couple seasons, a baby and a talk show.

Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey

In many ways pop sings Simpson and Lachey were the poster family for early reality TV. Both C-list acts in their own right, their marriage and subsequent reality show Newlyweds became the cult favorite on MTV. Despite the success, the curse of reality was way too strong to bare and they divorced in 2006

Kris and Bruce Jenner

It looks like the Kardashian name became too hot for poor Bruce Jenner to handle. Just last week Kris filled for divorced from her longtime husband. The news comes after years of domestic separation, and Bruce seeming to transition into a more gender ambiguous persona.

Jon and Kate Gosslin

The saga of Jon and Kate was one of the bloodiest in reality TV history. For years fans of the show reveled in what a bitch Kate was toward’s her breadwinning husband. Luckily for the kids, they eventually decided to call it quits, but unfortunately they did it at the height of their fame.

Britney Spears and Kevin Federline

Britney’s Chaotic was a home made reality show that debuted on UPN. It chronicled the beginning of a relationship that was obviously doomed to fail, between the hottest pop star at the time and her back-up dancer, Kevin Federline. They divorced in 2007, after three years and two kids.

Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown

Being Bobby Brown might have been the most candid look at Houston’s inner psyche the public ever saw. Whether she was dancing with a bush tribe in sub-Saharan Africa, or sneaking away from the cameras to get some private time with her crack pipe husband, Houston’s tumultuous relationship with Brown was on full display. Who knows why the couple eventually decided to call it quits in 2006, but the smart money is probably on all the raw footage.


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