Posts tagged "vh1"

OCD On VH1

We’re all a little bit crazy. I know I am. After battling a bout of depression in my teens, going through therapy in my 20s, and ultimately becoming a happy, more well-adjusted person, I decided to get my masters in psychology. Why? Because people are endlessly fascinating and complex. So I get a little too…
By: Ami Angelowicz / June 16, 2009

Rock of Love Isn’t Misogynist — It’s Reality

Over at Nerve.com, Steve Almond takes on VH1's "Rock of Love" and asserts the latest installment in the reality TV series, "Rock of Love Bus," is, basically, pornography. According to Almond, the show is "eerily like a porn film," absent, he says, feeling or intimacy, while everyone stands around groping and…
By: Susannah Breslin / April 2, 2009

Is Charm School Winner Dating A Pornographer?

Is "Rock of Love: Charm School" winner Brandi M., a.k.a. Brandi Mahon, dating a pornographer? After scoring $100,000 on the second season of VH1's "Charm School," hosted by Sharon Osbourne, Brandi's porn star past was exposed. Now, it appears the charm school grad may be slipping back into the…
By: Susannah Breslin / January 19, 2009

Keep Your “Confessions” To Yourself

This just in...VH1 is paying has-beens major money to create and produce more lame and overdone reality TV. Former TV icon Scott Baio and former child star Jason Hervey have created "Confessions of a Teen Idol," which will give "heartthrobs" from the '80s and '90s another chance at fame. The show, which premieres this Sunday,…
By: Annika Harris / January 2, 2009

TLC’s Chilli Needs A Boyfriend

You may remember Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas from her days as one-third of the Grammy Award-winning group TLC. We haven't heard much from Chilli since the group fizzled after the death of member Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes. Now we've caught wind of a VH1 casting call for "Atlanta's hottest men to compete for a…
By: Annika Harris / November 4, 2008

RuPaul Gets Ready For A Drag-Off

A bunch of boys are getting ready for a drag race. But these guys aren’t into cars -- they like lipstick and can apply it better than any born woman. The Logo network is currently casting for RuPaul’s Drag Race, a new reality show competition to crown America’s Top Drag Queen. While we’d…
By: Simcha / May 15, 2008

Cuddle Parties: Hugs For Fugs

Funerals, talking to a member of the clergy, bumping into your ex and his new girlfriend -- these are all really uncomfortable situations. But nothing gives me more heebee-jeebees than the thought of having to snuggle strangers at a Cuddle Party. Until an episode of Scott Baio is 45…and Single (see above), I had never…
By: Simcha / May 12, 2008

New York Takes A Dive Head First

After being spit on by Pumpkin, left by Tango, and dissed by Flava Flav not once, but twice, all on national television, we were really rooting for Tiffany Pollard aka New York to find a sweet lovin’ man who liked reality shows and fake boobs. On season two of Vh1's I Love New York, we…
By: Simcha / February 4, 2008

Hot Piece of Ass: Dr. Drew Pinsky

I've had a crush on Dr. Drew Pinsky since I was in high school, growing up in San Diego, where I would have to angle my radio antenna very carefully in order to catch the LA-based radio show Loveline, where Dr. Drew was one of the hosts. The show eventually went on to major succe…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 23, 2008

Goodie of the Day: Mary Carey’s Fun Bags

Porn star, Presidential candidate, and Celebrity Rehab star Mary Carey is auctioning off her old breast implants on eBay calling them "The best stocking stuffer of all time!" Clearly she's never seen the Christmas beer coozey our grandma knitted for us in 1995. In any case, this for sale silicone isn't just for fun and…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 5, 2007
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