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RHONY: INCEST IS BEST!

RHONY: INCEST IS BEST!

I watched Real Housewives of New York City (aired 9/24). As a daughter with a father, I am forever traumatized. Aviva’s dad shouts, “Incest is best!”  To Aviva.  After telling her she greatly resembled a model he’s currently boinking. “Daughter, you look like a woman I’m f*cking.” And then: “Incest is best!” “Daughter, you look like a woman … Continue reading

White trash as moral failure?  No.  AVIVA as moral failure!

White trash as moral failure? No. AVIVA as moral failure!

On the 9/17 episode of Real Housewives of New York, Sonja, Ramona, and Aviva talk non-stop about the negative experiences they had in St Barts (Sonja and Ramona made Aviva and husband Reid feel “unwelcome,” so Aviva lashed out and called Samona (or, Ronja, depending on your predilection) “white trash”).  Aviva talks to Carole and Heather about the argument, and Sonja … Continue reading

What is White Trash?  Oh. Me. Okay.

What is White Trash? Oh. Me. Okay.

The past few installments of the Real Housewives of New York City (set in St. Barts for the “girls’ trip”) seem to revolve around a central question: What is “white trash”? On the 9/3 episode of RHONY (I blogged about it here: https://realhousewivesrealprofessor.wordpress.com/2012/09/04/luann-you-were-right-money-and-law-school-and-vassar-cant-buy-you-class/), uptight, anxiety-ridden, elitist, bitchtastic buzzkill Aviva called Sonja and Ramona (blond, rich, fifty-something drunkards with … Continue reading

RHONY and RHONJ SCANDAL: REAL INSTEAD OF MANUFACTURED

RHONY and RHONJ SCANDAL: REAL INSTEAD OF MANUFACTURED

Sunday (8/26) and Monday (8/27) were very important days for Real Housewives fanatics. On the 8/27 episode of Real Housewives of New Jersey, (some) viewers discovered that Teresa can occasionally control her raging temper, even when she is up against a very menopausal, very angry Caroline Manzo. Caroline repeatedly called Teresa “ugly” (well, she called … Continue reading