With shows like Toddlers in Tiaras, 16 and Pregnant, and Teen Mom becoming staples of American TV, what can we expect next? We look into the future here with our experts describing the potential of this new genre.

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University of Georgia Panhellenic Council; Alex Segre, Kumar Sriskandan/Alamy

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Getty Images; Travel Channel

The CW; Flickriver.com; Last.fm; deathmetal.org; Taake

The CW; Flickriver.com; Last.fm; deathmetal.org; Taake

Alamy; Amazon.com

Alamy; Amazon.com

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RIA Novosti, Clint Farlinger, Richard Ellis/Alamy

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A.J.D. Foto Ltd., Steve Skjold / Alamy

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