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Russian Reality Same as American?

When people ask me, ‘Why do you pick so many idiots?’, I know that I have done my job correctly.

The quotation comes from Valery Komissarov, responsible for a new Russian “reality” television program about mothers-in-law (actually, potential mothers-in-law) that apparently makes “Jersey Shore” by comparison look as if it belongs on Masterpiece Theater.