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Reality Tidbits – A Wrap Up Of Stories Of The Week

Here is a wrap up of all the stories I have missed due to being on holidays:

There may need to be a exorcism in the new run down hotel that has been brought for The Block. There was a grisley murder there. It will be interesting to see if this will affect auction prices. (Souce: SMH)

Fear and loathing is occurring in Melbourne as producers from Foxtel decide which of the Real Housewives of Melbourne will be back for season two. Apparently other Melbournites are currently being wined and dined. (Source: SMH)

Michelle Bridges is teaming with Blackmores to produce “health” products and also she says that everyone should be able to find the time to train. (Source:

An interview with the very charming Charlie Allibone from Selling Houses Australia. (Source: TV Tonight)

Candy Spelling tells why daughter Tori barely inherited anything from her father after he died. She must think her spending habits are worse then her putting her life on a reality TV show. (Source: Daily Telegraph).

Remember when Channel NINE had Kitchen Nightmares on  about three times a week? Well no more as Gordon Ramsay has announced the series is over. It had probably gone on for too long and it appears 60 per cent of the restaurants he went to “help” ended up closing down. (Source: NY Mag)

Keith Urban will be back along with Harry Connick Jr and Jennifer Lopez for another season of Amercian Idol. They are great judges but unfortunately ratings continued to slide.

Apparently Honey Boo Boo has turned into a monster. (Source: Salon)

Celebrity Apprentice Australia star Lauren Eagle must be glad she is out of her relationship with Todd Carney after this weekend’s debacle. (Source:

June 30, 2014   45 Comments

Reality Tidbits Wednesday Night

It seems like Jade Albany from Big Brother has not had any lasting friendships from Big Brother. She told the media that  Tim Dormer was the only one that had stuck by her. Are all the others on Team Ed?(Source: Daily Telegraph)

American Idol judge J Lo’s boyfriend Casper Smart has been busted getting flirty with not one but two transexuals. He has been busted private messaging them on instagram. Rumours have been circulating for some time about Casper about his sexual predilictions on gossip websites. (Source: The Dirty)

Brendan Jones and Amanda Keller have beaten Kyle and Jackie O in the radio ratings, and yes they are celebrating. (Source: Daily Telegraph)

The Voice Kid’s judge Benji Madden and Cameron Diaz are going out. If his past relationships are anything to go by he will be engaged in about two minutes. (Source: Daily Mail)

Kendall Jenner who admitted at the US Billboard Awards that she could barely read has written a book. No surprises it has very bad reviews. (Source: Daily Mail)

The twinnies from The Amazing Race Natalie and Natalya are rumoured to be on the next season of Survivor currently filming in Nicaragua. Also Survivor couple Whitney Duncan and Keith Tollefson are going to run The Amazing Race. (Source: Reality Blurred)

Too late for this year’s batch of The Bachelor applicants but here are some questions they have been asking at auditions/interviews for The Bachelor in the US. (Source: River Front Times)

The latest Reality TV shows to emerge are about social experimentation. Scott Ellis from the SMH highlights a list of them. Married At First Sight is currently being made by NINE. (Source: SMH)

June 4, 2014   8 Comments

Reality Tidbits – Wednesday Night

The Voice Kids promo is out and there are rumours that the winner has already been annointed. It is the kid in the hipster beanie, Ethan Karpathy. I am calling bollocks as surely there will be some public voting aspect to the show. It is ironic that the promo features the Black Eyed Peas Let’s Get It Started as this was the sanitised version of the original Let’s Get Retarded. (Source:

Lauryn Eagle appears to be done and dusted with Todd Carney as she is now using dating app Tinder. She might meet Shane Warne on there as he is threatening to sign up. But have to confess was hoping he is so dumb that he would mistakenly sign up with Grindr where he would find a very different clientele. (Source: Daily Mail)

Geoffrey Edelsten lashes out at Brynne saying “She was obsessed by money”. Why did he think she married him? (Source: Daily Mail)

So a guy goes on What Really Happens In Bali, says he has shagged 100 women in four months, and now is getting an agent. What is wrong with the world? (Source: Daily Mail)

The next season of Survivor will be filmed in Nicaragua and it will be a Blood v Water where family competes together. It will be all new players. (Source: Reality Blurred)

Adam Lambert will be touring Australia with Queen so could be fans are either going to love it or hate it.

If you need a lurid sex scandal Katie Price’s marriage has imploded again with news he was bonking her best friend.  Peter Andre is starting to look like a catch. (Source: Daily Mail)

Maddi from House Rules talks about her boob job. No this is not a compelling back story but apparently it is the best thing she has ever done. Yes I rolled my eyes at that. (Source: Daily Mail)

Jade Albany from Big Brother’s day on a plate and there is not chocolate. (Source: Pop Sugar)


May 29, 2014   6 Comments

Reality Tidbits – Wednesday Night

Pictures of Carly and Tresne from My Kitchen Rules snogging at a winery clearly the long term couple are still loved up. Did they know the pap was there? (Source: Daily Mail)

Lara Bingle has had her driver’s license suspended for two years and if she offends again she will go to jail. I wonder if she realises that they don’t allow smart phones in jail, hence no access to her instagram account. (Source: Daily Telegraph)

Clay Aiken’s is now the Democratic candidate for congress for North Carolina after his political opponent was found dead. To be fair Clay had been ahead on the votes. (Source: Daily Mail)

Megan Gale has had a son, she has called it River click a link to look at a cute baby. (Source: Daily Telegraph)

I’ve heard of plagarism but this is ridiculous. The Only Way Is Essex star Lauren Goodger has stolen another persons arse from instagram. (Source: Daily Telegraph)

Johnny Ruffo had a stab at stand up comedy but don’t expect it to occur again. (Source: Daily Telegraph)


May 15, 2014   2 Comments

Reality Tidbits – Friday Evening

Here is an interesting interview with Executive Producer of Masterchef Australia, Margie Bashfield, she must be very organised and very tired. (Source: Pop Sugar)

Kylie Kwong has also been interviewed by The Age and she talks about her mentoring role on Masterchef Australia. She said she nurtures the contestants. Now nurturing is good but why is it always the female that does the nurturing. Thankfully she does other stuff as well. (Source: The Age)

Tahan’s career after  Big Brother appears to be going well she hosted a jelly wrestling competition in Ballarat this week. (Source: The Courier)

For those who like reality TV auditions have listed six great ones including of course Susan Boyle. (Source:

Former Big Brother Australia housemates give their tips on the audition process. (Source: Big Brother)

Gina Liano has said she won’t be back on Season two of Real Housewives of Melbourne unless Andrea is gone. Though she admits she would like her own reality show. (Source: Daily Mail)

Andrea from Real Housewives is not a happy camper either as she says she is having to shelve her parenting book due to it being trashed on the show. (Source: Daily Mail)

No wonder Pete Evans might be deciding to give My Kitchen Rules the flick his show oin the US A Moveable Feast With Fine Dining (yes it is paleo) has been nominated for a day time Emmy. So a Logie and an Emmy in the same year now THAT must be a world first. (Source: WA Today)

Simon Cowell is cooking up another reality show this time it is the ultimate DJ competition. (Source: In The Mix)

Very interesting article by a Laura Zalaznick who commissioned Project Runway for Bravo. She talks about the strategies used to turn it from a failure to a hit. (Source: Linked In)



May 2, 2014   21 Comments