Monthly Archives: August 2012

Aviva Drescher’s Scary Island

Rookie Bravo Housewife Aviva Drescher is becoming more intriguing with each passing blog, episode and tweet, and I’m not sure that’s a good thing.    It’s probably my own fault for expecting more from her, given her privileged background, education and … Continue reading

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The Real Housewives of New York City – Pirate Booty Call

I found out that watching the Housewives is much more entertaining if you follow their running commentary on Twitter at the same time.  They’re all there – LuAnn, Ramona, Aviva, Carole and Heather – rehashing and trash talking about an … Continue reading

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The Real Housewives of New Jersey – Hot Tub of Sour Grapes

I’m not sure that I understand the difference between selling stories to tabloids that spill dirt on one’s fellow cast members and just spilling similar dirt about one’s cast mates on national television.  Teresa was paid to give interviews and … Continue reading

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Saturday Special – Me and My Trains – Tying it together.

Welcome back to the Saturday Special friends. The piece below was written many years ago and it mentions things that you will likely have no interest in. Please glaze past those things as I’m sharing this story with you to … Continue reading

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Drowning In A Sea Of Drought

We just paid $2.25 more for a bag of horse feed than we did a month ago – a jump of over 25%.  We weren’t happy about, but we only have three horses, so we’ll find a way to work … Continue reading

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The Real Housewives of New York City – All How You Spin It

Ramona and LuAnn went shopping together for swimsuits for their trip to St. Barts.  The Countess compared the experience of trying on bikinis with masturbation.   Other than attending a spinning class for Aviva’s charity, where they played “Money Can’t … Continue reading

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The Real Housewives of New Jersey – Whine Country

I haven’t written about the good people of New Jersey in a while, but it’s kind of  like that riding a bicycle thing.    It’s not all that hard to jump right back on and pedal away.  Tonight’s episode was unavoidable, … Continue reading

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