Secret Shame: What Were Our TV And Film Guilty Pleasures In 2013?

  • How I Met Your Mother

    [Photo Credit: CBS]

  • MasterChef Junior

    [Photo Credit: Fox]

  • One Direction: This Is Us

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  • Princesses: Long Island

    [Photo Credit: Bravo]

  • Reign

    [Photo Credit: The CW]

  • Revolution

    [Photo Credit: NBC]

  • Scandal

    [Photo Credit: ABC]

  • Scare Tactics

    [Photo Credit: Syfy]

  • Sharknado

    [Photo Credit: Syfy]

  • The Vineyard

    [Photo Credit: ABC Family]

Let’s face it — after a long day, sometimes you just want to plop in front of the television and indulge in some mindless drivel. But given all of the options vying for a spot on your DVR, it’s easy to get sucked into the wormhole of a program that makes you feel just a little disgraced with yourself.

Whether you can’t turn away from a show that’s long past its prime, or if you’ve secretly had repeat viewings of a film made for teenyboppers, you can find solace in the fact that you’re not alone. Fortunately for you, we’ve dug deep to reveal our guilty pleasures from the entertainment world this year. We can only hope that our bravery will inspire you to no longer be embarrassed, but to be empowered by the beloved crap you just couldn’t stop watching.

So which programs took us on a journey of self-loathing in 2013? Browse through our gallery to see our picks, and don’t forget to include your own in the comments. Remember people, this is a safe space. No need to keep hiding!

[Photo Credit: The CW/Syfy/ABC Family]