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Luann de Lesseps - Real Housewives Of New York

Luann de Lesseps pleaded to “being fabulous” in her tagline for season 11 of the Real Housewives of New York. A ballsy nod to Countess Lu’s arrest in Palm Beach for being a hot drunk mess.  These days the Countess’s fabulousness consists of more feuding than etiquette, so there are plenty of candidates for the crown of “least favorite.”

Luann’s conflicts with Dorinda Medley and Ramona Singer have been a focus of the season so far. Both costars angered Luann by mocking her approach toward rehab and recovery.  For the moment, Luann and Bethenny Frankel appear to be on solid ground. But based on their past, there is some truth to Ramona calling it a friendship by “default.”  In past seasons, Luann and Carole Radziwill were mostly “all uncool.” It was a coldness rooted in Carole’s relationship with Adam Kenworthy, Luann’s former chef and the ex-boyfriend of her niece. Luann has even accused Tinsely Mortimer  of being a mean girl even though I don’t think Tins could hurt a fly. So, who is Lu’s least favorite Housewife?

NeNe Leakes - Real Housewives Of Atlanta

If NeNe Leakes has a spirit animal it would be a tiger. On season 11 of Real Housewives of Atlanta, we’ve seen the tiger fighting everyone. That includes the cast, who’ve been demoted from friends to co-workers. And crew like the cameraman who dared venture into her closet. What’s hiding in there?

NeNe even expanded her territory across the Real Housewives franchise and tried to take on Lisa Vanderpump (!?!) who she accused of stealing her restaurant idea.  Even crazier, NeNe has been publicly feuding with her husband Gregg Leakes.  Gregg has been dealing with a very serious cancer diagnosis. Both on show and on social media,  she admitted the obvious: It has changed their marriage “tremendously!”  

Taylor Armstrong Says Daughter Kennedy Doesn’t Miss Her Late Dad Russell

Taylor Armstrong was one of the original Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Taylor instantly made a splash thanks to her oversized pout and over-the-top birthday parties for her daughter Kennedy Armstrong. Additionally, she was known for a dark storyline that involved a toxic marriage to Russell Armstrong that ended in his suicide and her own very public nervous breakdown.
One month before Russell killed himself in August 2011, Taylor filed for divorce, citing physical and verbal abuse. After Russell’s death, Taylor remarried John Bluher and started a new life in Colorado. She and John appeared on the show Couples Therapy together. Taylor has also appeared on RHOBH since her departure after season 3, and rumors swirl periodically that she will return as a full-time Housewife.  Recently Taylor has opened up about how Kennedy, now 12-years-old, is doing years later after the loss of her father.

90 Day Fiance Season Six Reunion Recap: The Couples Tell All

The 90 Day Fiance franchise delivers real drama due to the ticking time bomb of an expiring visa.  Those subsequent marriages also create plenty of fodder for spin-offs and divorce and immigration lawyers. So I, for one, cannot wait for the return of Season 4 of 90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After? later this month.

Happily Ever After is a spin-off from 90 Day Fiance that provides an update for some of those visa-challenged couples. Who’s still married, pregnant or divorced? Which couples from 90 Day Fiance will be called up to the spinoff?
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Last season on Real Housewives of New York, viewers saw the break up of the friendship of Bethenny Frankel and Carole Radziwill. The heartache continued for Bethenny offscreen with the death of her on-again-off-again boyfriend Dennis Shields from a suspected drug overdose.

Bethenny had been super private about their relationship. It meant Dennis rarely appeared on RHONY even though the pair began dating in 2016.  So it’s been surprising to hear moree about their relationship since his death. Bethenny revealed in the premiere for season 11 that she’s been texting Dennis since he died. She also admitted that her daughter Bryn Hoppy texted him as well even though she doesn’t seem to understand the finality of Dennis’ death.
Dorinda Medley and Ramona Singer Dish About Former Housewives Including Jill Zarin
Jill Zarin has not been resigned to her fate on the scrap heap of former Real Housewives history. The Real Housewives of New York OG has appeared briefly during the past two seasons. That included a curbside cameo outside the memorial service for her husband, Bobby Zarin. Jill embraced her former BFF-turned-nemesis Bethenny Frankel.  But it wasn’t enough for Jill who complained about only being featured in one scene.
A trailer for season 11 of RHONY promises more of Jill to come. Does this mean a full-time comeback is in the works?  What do her friends Dorinda Medley and Ramona Singer think?
Is Tinsley Mortimer of Real Housewives Of New York “Over Men”?
Wealthy ex-husbands and mug shots can land you a role on a reality TV franchise. Just ask Tinsley Mortimer who joined the cast of Real Housewives of New York two seasons back with both “credentials.”
Tinsley came on RHONY seeking her happily-ever-after, again. So two seasons ago, former castmate Carole Radziwill helped Tinsley with her #relationshipgoals by introducing her to Scott Kluth, a Chicago resident and Coupon Cabin CEO.  Their first date felt like a case of opposites attract. The down-to-earth Midwesterner and teenage girl trapped in an aging socialite’s body locked lips in a very public display. And their on-again-off-again relationship has provided the only a major storyline for Tinsley ever since. Apparently, that relationship is “off.” Again.

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Brandi Glanville and Lisa Vanderpump used to be a dynamic duo on the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Then they became bitter enemies and Brandi started calling out Lisa for her manipulation tactics. This was before Brandi slapped Lisa on a cast trip to Amsterdam in a slap heard around the reality-verse. It continued once Brandi, a self-described “reality all-star” was out of a job.

In an RHOBH reunion episode in 2016, daddy host Andy Cohen pointed out that nearly every season Lisa had someone calling her a puppet-master. So it comes as no surprise that Lisa’s co-stars are accusing her of manipulating PuppyGate for her own purposes. Namely, punishing Dorit Kemsley for two failed dog adoptions, and setting up a Vanderpump Dogs spinoff while she’s at it. Lisa’s attempts to defend herself have not been warmly received.