March 22, 2011 at 4:52 PM ET
Tired of reality shows dragging on for two hours (or more)? So's Ellen DeGeneres.
The talk-show host recently took to her program to jokingly introduce a campaign asking networks to cut down on the lengthy shows so that viewers can get back to their lives:
As much as I love some reality programs (Hello, "Dancing"!), I think Ellen's got a point. Especially when certain shows pack their two hours -- and sometimes just 60 minutes -- with endless fillers. (I'm looking at you, "American Idol.")
What do you think? Are reality shows too long?