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The Six REAL Rules of ‘Summer House’

If you were to ask any of the Summer House crew about the rules of Summer House, they’d predictably tell you something along the lines of “no relationships in the house.” This is, incidentally, also the most frequently broken rules among the housemates. Now that we’re three episodes deep in the show’s second season, patterns…

RHOBH

The Best and Worst Fashion of ‘RHOBH’ This Season So Far

The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills has kicked off the season with a suspiciously conciliatory tone. Sure, there are rumblings of reviving the Lisa Rinna-versus-Dorit standoff, but only one person seems interested in that stale storyline (no surprise, it’s Dorit). And while RHOBH newcomer Teddi is braced for an onslaught, the worst she has gotten so…

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Reality Roundup: Vanderpump 2.0

Vanderpump Rules’ drunken stumble out the gate for its sixth season is a spectacle not to be missed.  The show’s uncanny ability to change absolutely everything while also remaining exactly the same is second to none. Sure, there’s a lot to catch up on in the season’s opening (Ariana’s hair seems to have its own…

Reality Roundup: All The Food Feels

Once upon a time, I was young, naïve, and convinced that the only emotion that food could truly inspire was an uncontrollable desire for white cheddar popcorn. Having now spent the week watching delicious dish after dish in action, I stand corrected. Read on for a feelings-centric tour through some of the most evocative reality…

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What Makes Us Thankful This ‘Pump-kin Season

Thanksgiving is almost here, and there is no group of people with whom I would rather binge on pumpkin pie than the colorful cast of Vanderpump Rules. The fact that their sixth season returns on December 4 gives me a lot to be grateful for already, but still, in this holiday time of reflection, I’d…

Reality Roundup: The Lighter Side

As the world mourns the recently announced, definitely-not-inevitable split of The Real Housewives of Orange County’s Shannon and David Beador, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to shake the sense that life is anything more than a series of dark disappointments. It was therefor with the heaviest of hearts that I turned to the rest of reality…

Reality Roundup: That Moment When…

Despite its name, reality television often requires a degree of suspended belief, and even when that degree turns into multiple degrees, I find myself getting caught up in the moment. Without fail, such moments are always miles away from precious and that’s what makes them truly great. That Moment When… a Bra Becomes an Earplug-Smuggling…

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