Lamenting The Billion-Dollar Chimp

The reality TV phenomenon was a bad idea from the start. And there are signs it is fading in the ratings. But a program scheduled for the fall just might be one of the dumbest yet. “As we speak, producers for a Pepsi-sponsored WB Network contest are telling animal trainers what they want from potential candidates for a mid-September sweepstakes show. The chimp is supposed to pick the $1billion winner.”