The families always seem to have something going on their always having fun. Are the activities preplanned to make the show more likeable? Regular families are more chill and not going out all the darn time.
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Yes, for sure. It would be pretty boring if they put average strangers together that either didn't hang out or just generally got along.
Lets cast the racist white kid with the black ghetto guy. Lets take the Tim Tebow wanna be religious nut and cast him with a gay roomate. Etc.
Its all done for ratings... Don't get me started on the Kardashians. Their entire claim to fame is remarrying an olympic athlete from the 80's and a sex video with a football player. They are a complete and utter train wreck of human beings.1