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There Is Now A Beautiful Mural On Staten Island Dedicated To Big Ang

In what I imagine was one of the most incredibly loud and booze-filled and loving memorial ceremonies to date, a mural in memorial of the late Mob Wives (and later star of her own self-titled show) Big Ang was unveiled. More »


Mob Wives Star ‘Big Ang’ Dies At 55

The Mob Wives star known as Big Ang” succumbed to stage 4 cancer early Thursday. Angela Raiola, 55, died at 3:10am EST in a NYC hospital, her rep said in a statement, per TMZ, which notes it confirmed her death with family. Read more on Newser…More »


Exclusive! I Got Drunk With Big Ang And It Was Amazing

I’ve been on a no alcohol cleanse for the last few weeks, but I don’t think anyone can blame me for falling off the wagon for a few hours to get drunk with Big Ang. The star of Bravo’s “Mob Wives” and “Miami Monkey” stopped by the office to mix some of her signature cocktails… More »


Exclusive! “Mob Wives”‘ Big Ang Shares Her Halloween Costume

Yesterday was awesome. Big Ang from Bravo’s “Mob Wives” and “Miami Monkey” stopped by Spin Media offices to make us some get us drunk on delicious cocktails from her line of booze (more on that in another post). While she was here — and she is AMAZING, you guys — we chatted about our Halloween plans. Apparently,… More »


10 Life & Love Lessons From Big Ang (In GIFs!)

Out of every bright star in the overcrowded reality TV sky, I have to say that Angela “Big Ang” Raiola is my absolute favorite. I discovered Big Ang one afternoon, slumped on the couch after a very late night, scrolling thru the deep, dark corners of Hulu. Settling on Mob Wives, I was greeted with a… More »


Big Ang Counsels Snooki On Boob Jobs & Breastfeeding

Pregnant Snooki is going to poop out a little guido sometime this fall and is turning to someone older and wiser for guidance about breastfeeding. Naturally, the only D-list celebrity whose skin is orange enough to be to taken seriously by young Snooks is Big Ang from “Mob Wives.” They might be each other’s spirit… More »


Evening Quickies: “Mob Wives” Gets New Addition Named Big Ang

I haven’t seen the season premiere of “Mob Wives” season two, so nobody tell me what happens, but if it’s as amazing as this three-minute clip starring a new addition to the cast who calls herself Big Ang, it is going to be amazing. [NYmag.com
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“Mob Wives” Season Two Promises To Be Even Trashier, If That’s Possible

Mob Wives.” It’s my pop culture guilty pleasure, even though it’s offensive to everything I hold dear. Female friends constantly fighting with each other? Check. Men who abuse their male privilege by making the women in their lives jump through hoops to keep them happy? Check. Egregious overuse of lip fillers, leopard print, and tough… More »


Halloween Inspiration Board: Renee Graziano From “Mob Wives”

Looking for a truly scary Halloween costume this year? Try a Staten Island mama with mob ties who knows guys that’ll cut your arms off and dump them in the East River if you look at her wrong. In other words, Renee Graziano from VH1’s “Mob Wives.”

Renee is the baddest mob wife… More »


Funny Or Die’s “Mob Wives” Spoof Is As Good As The Real Show

Missed the first season of “Mob Wives“? This Funny or Die spoof with Sophia Bush and Drea de Matteo is not far from the real thing. Add in more brawling, though. I am so grateful that watching “Mob Wives” taught me that if I’m ever in a fight at a dinner party, I… More »


The Good, The Bad & The WTF: “Mob Wives” Reunion Special

Mob Wives” is back for season two this fall. Yesssss! In the meantime, last night’s scream-fest reunion episode will have to tide us over. After the jump—the good, the bad, and the head-scratching moments. (Also, SPOILERS!) … More »


The Good, The Bad & The WTF: Saying Goodbye To The “Mob Wives” For Now

Hands down, “Mob Wives” has been my favorite new show on television for its delicious trashiness. Last night’s season finale over-delivered in the drama department. And, as Renée Graziano would put it, we all had front row seats. After the jump—the good, the bad, and the head-scratching moments. (Also, SPOILERS!) … More »


An Ode To “Mob Wives”