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The Real Housewives of New York City – The Last Leg

Sonja is propped up on her bed while her interns, Pickles and Tyler, ice her swollen ankle.  This is why they need GPAs above 3.2 – to attend to Madame Morgan who falls off her stilettos after another night of … Continue reading

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The Real Housewives of New York City – There’s Something About Harry

Carole’s about to celebrate her 50th birthday and the theme is Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil meets the Garden of Eden.  This might be her way of telling us that she’s dated Kevin Spacey or Clint Eastwood … Continue reading

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The Real Housewives of New York City – Something To Sing About

The Montana trip is now a part of history and the ladies are back in New York City.   Kristen, Josh, Heather and Jonathan are having dinner and the debate about bossiness continues.  Heather and Josh are on the same page … Continue reading

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The Real Housewives of New York City – Bury The Hatchet

Missoula, Montana – Week 3 Kristen is pouting and crying because Heather didn’t want to play with her.  Sonja and Ramona think that Kristen is a bad hostess.  Ramona has taken things into her hands, or the hands of the … Continue reading

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Tyrant

The FX network is willing to take chances and they’ve taken a big one with their latest series, “Tyrant”.  This is the channel that has brought us “Sons of Anarchy”, “The Americans”, “American Horror Story” and “Fargo”, each unique and … Continue reading

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Those Dog – and Kid – Days of Summer

It seems Si and Lucy have their own group of fans and loyal followers.   Both on the blogs and Twitter, a number of people have asked how the pups are doing.  So, MeltheHound and I  are bringing all of … Continue reading

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The Real Housewives of New York City – Go Yell It at the Mountain

Morning at the Antler Cabin is starting off better than the one at the Beaver Cabin.  LuAnn returns from an early morning hike to a full breakfast, ordered by Kristen.  The Beaver girls – well, at least Sonja and Ramona … Continue reading

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Not All Television is a Vast Wasteland

“When television is good, nothing — not the theater, not the magazines or newspapers — nothing is better. But when television is bad, nothing is worse. I invite each of you to sit down in front of your own television … Continue reading

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The Real Housewives of New York City – Ten Gallon Spats

Carole and Kristen are getting Brazilian waxes together because we haven’t seen that before on any of the other Housewives’ franchises.  Well, at least they’re not screaming and calling their lady parts cute nicknames.  Their conversation is about the rumors … Continue reading

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The Real Housewives of New York City – Sex, Lies and Facials

The ladies are spending their last night in Saratoga by hitting the local night spots.   Sonja, stuck without a ride back to the Hamptons, has forgotten all about her abandonment issues and is enjoying all that the town has to … Continue reading

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