*ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition is more than a reality construction show.  It is an uplifting, socially conscious, tear jerker that makes people want to “reach out and touch/somebody’s hand/make this world a better place/if you can.”

The show has been known to find the most wonderful people and make them palaces that fit the energy and love they have put into their communities.

But because of the recession, people have to take a Home Makeover…”extreme” is no longer a part of anything outside of the name of the show. (more…)