2 posts tagged with Recap

I’m having trouble coming up with words to describe last night’s second installment of the Real Housewives of New York Reunion other than “shouty” and “annoying,” which probably gives you a pretty good indication of how things went, even if you didn’t watch the show yourself. And if you didn’t, mazel tov. You’re smarter than we are.

I didn’t hate this season of Real Housewives as much as some of you did, but the reunions have really worn me down. I couldn’t be more pleased that we’re only getting one episode of Housewives per week until the Beverly Hills ladies return in early September, because it’s starting to feel like Bravo’s beating a dead horse. We need a break, or at least I do. (more…)

As you know if you participate in our weekly livetweeting, I went to a Lady Gaga concert last night instead of watching the return of Gossip Girl. I bought the tickets almost a year ago, so if the CW had asked me, I could have ensured that they rescheduled. But! They didn’t ask me. And because exhausted, sweaty and covered in glitter is no way to write a recap, I thought we would have an open thread instead.

And we’ll have plenty to talk about – the return of Cece and Billy Baldwin, the advent Lily’s heretofore unknown sister who has a weird yellow tooth, and Serena’s long lost cousin Charlotte, who sort of looks like a more common Blair Waldorf who should really consider a return to her natural hair color. (I’m sorry, that was sort of mean. But I’ve been an inappropriate blonde before, and it’s not a good look.) Oh, and there’s the small matter of the Dan-Blair-Chuck love triangle… (more…)