Describe which theory of personality development you think best explains the apparent needs of viewers who like to watch the lives of others?

This week’s forum topic can be a fun one. It focuses on America’s love affair with “reality shows.” From “The Biggest Loser” to “Extreme Makeover” to “What Not to Wear” to “Jersey Shore” to “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo,” these shows attract hundreds of thousands of TV viewers weekly.

After reflecting on our readings so far, in your initial post of 500 words in length minimum due by Wednesday of this week, describe which theory of personality development you think best explains  the apparent needs of viewers who like to watch the lives of others?