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Royalty Reigns On 'Drop Dead Diva'

September 20th, 2011 11:53pm EDT
Drop Dead Diva
On Last night’s episode of Drop Dead Diva the term “diva” was in full effect as Kim and Stacy got their claws out and Grayson and Owen battle it out. At the apartment Stacy is pestering Jane about whether or not she has had a chance to review her contract. Jane tells Stacy to be patient, she just got it and she had a date with Owen the night before. As Jane tries to talk to Stacy about, Stacy asks if they can talk about later because she just wants to talk about her problems. Stacy tells Jane that she is concerned because it seems like her co-star and boyfriend Brian has photo approval an...

America's Got Talent: The Finale

September 18th, 2011 6:44pm EDT
On Wednesday’s episode of America’s Got Talent it was the time everyone has been waiting for the Finale. We would finally find out who would take home the million-dollar prize and a contract in Vegas. The producers painfully stretched the show to two hours, which was not necessary but included some talented and interesting performances nonetheless. Of the Four finalists left, Landau Eugene Murphy was designated as the first to perform but he didn’t take the stage alone. Murphy performed a duet alongside legendary R&B artist Patti Labelle the two performed “ You’re All I Need To Get By”. Th...

America's Got Talent The Finals

September 18th, 2011 5:54pm EDT
On Tuesday’s episode of America’s Got Talent the final four acts performed one last time for the audience for a chance a the one million dollar prize, their own show in Vegas and bragging right’s as the winner of America’s Got Talent 2011. Host Nick Cannon emphasized that voting now was more important than ever because the viewer votes are the key to the prize. Then, after introducing the judges Cannon showed a montage of the highlights of the seasons performances from the auditions to the semi-finals.

After a commercial break, the first act up was Sinatraesque crooner Landau Eugene Mur...

TMI Invades The Lives Of 'The Real Housewives Of New Jersey'

September 14th, 2011 10:20am EDT
This week’s episode of the Jersey Housewives explored innuendos, innocence insensitivity touching more nerves than one person can take. One thing always seems to be a constant on the housewives series and tonight’s episode was no exception as it focused on the never-ending Gorga-Guidice feud at Miliana’s fifth birthday party and the a charity 5k run that got the whole cast involved leading to more drama adding fuel to the fire that has been ignited by the housewives themselves.

The episode begins with the whole cast gearing up for a charity 5K run. The run aimed at helping these housewive...

America'S Got Talent The Results

September 8th, 2011 2:57pm EDT
On The September 7th result show of America’s Got Talent host Nick Cannon stated that the previous night’s voting record was the highest number in America’s Got Talent history. This week, Cannon chose to speak with judge Sharon Osborne and asked her, her thoughts on the previous night’s performances and how she thought the voting would go. Sharon said she was happy there was no judge’s pick this week since she could choose between the top ten. Howie then told the audience that no animals were harmed in illusionist Landon Swank’s trick. Howie said the goldfish was fine and doing well, he t...

America's Got Talent Top 8 Perform

September 8th, 2011 2:11pm EDT
Host Nick Cannon opened the show as he always does by announcing the judges and saying that there would be no judges pick this week, and all four slots would be determined by the audience votes. This would mean all the performers would have to be on point and put there best foot forward in order to make it through to the final four. After a montage where the judges got relax with the contestants and really got to talk with them and know more about them, season five winner Michael Grimm took to the stage to perform “ Stay With Me” and promote his debut cd and his store with Stevie Nicks. Th...

Gossip And Innuendo Are The Name Of The Game On 'Drop Dead Diva'

September 7th, 2011 8:55am EDT
Drop Dead Diva
It seems like gossip and innuendo are the name of the game in Drop Dead Diva. The episode opens in Jane’s apartment with her and Stacy preparing breakfast and chatting before work. Jane dishes with Stacy about her successful date with judge French. She tells Stacy she really enjoyed her date with the judge and gives her all the romantic details and tells Stacy she hopes he’ll call again. Stacy interrupts her and confesses her guilt for kissing her co-star Bryan and her attraction to him and doesn’t know how or what to tell Fred. Jane tells Stacy not to hurt Fred and tell him the truth as ...

America's Got Talent Semi-Final Result 2

September 6th, 2011 7:44pm EDT
It’s time to separate the men from the boys it’s time for the second round of semi-final results. Host Nick Cannon began the show by announcing that the previous night’s performance show received more votes than any other show of the season. After introducing the judges, as usual Cannon asked one of the judges how he thought the results would be and asked judge Howie Mandel. Madel said he knew “ America had to struggle” because there was more at least five acts or more worthy to move on and take home the million-dollar prize.

For the first round of results, Cannon called up Gymkana, S...

America's Got Talent Semi-Final Round Two

September 6th, 2011 5:57pm EDT
The semi-final second and final round of competition continued last week when twelve more acts took to the stage to perform in Hollywood. However, it seemed like the group lowered the bar rather than raised it, making for some disappointing performances and Piers Morgan getting buzz happy. The judge did have a point through all his brutal honesty was meant to make the acts better and give them constructive criticism rather than a phony response. Up first the erecter set wonder the Kinetic King.

The Kinetic King a cross between Mr. Wizard and Where’s Waldo performed another one of his tec...

Tests and Texts Divided The Housewives of New Jersey

September 4th, 2011 10:00pm EDT
Last Week’s episode of the Housewives of New Jersey the feud was reignited between the two Joe G’s as Teresa launched her new book tour and signings. It seemed everyone had the entrepreneurial spirit as the Lauren and the Manzo brothers each embarked on their separate business ventures embarking on new careers and Kathy organized a big shebang for Rich.

The episode begins with the Manzo boys embarking on a new business venture with a new company that is owned by their Uncle Chris. Their new office is at New Star PR where Albie and Chris find their first client a company they want to wor...