Ever in need of a story line, Stacey is pushing the narrative that she, with sons just ready to go off to college, needs to validate her relationship to Florian by having another child. We get it Stacey, you’ve got to bring something to the table for the sake of viewers, and Florian needs an heir. Except that he seems less than interested about this topic than usual.
What’s a more polarizing topic these days than Coronavirus? It’s 2021 and still we are divided over personal responsibility, mask-wearing, and mandatory vaccines. Is anybody not over it at this point? And if you’re one of those people that enjoys a little escapism by following reality TV, unfortunately these issues have long ago found their way into the lives of our favorite Bravo-lebrities.
Real Housewives of Orange County star Kelly Dodd Leventhal, for one, was playing loose and fast with the pandemic since March 2020 when she flew to New York just before lock down to shack up with then-fiance Rick Leventhal. She and the former FOX News anchor seemed to take the pandemic lightly since…..March 2020. From the need to wear masks, the severity of COVID-19, and a celebratory “super spreader” event. It’s a true feat that she and Rick did not catch the virus until New Years Eve 2021. And even in that situation, Kelly managed to infuse some drama.
They’ve made their situation a prime story line on the the show. It’s been dragged out for many a season now. They were toying with the idea of remarrying and/or having another child for at least three seasons. It’s on rotation. Juan and Robyn finally got engaged at the end of Season 5. So now it’s back to teasing the idea of another baby.
It wouldn’t be reality TV if there wasn’t conflict, whether it’s fabricated by production or not. And Below DeckMediterraneanis the irresistible mix of work/life relationships happening in tight quarters. Even more so now with coronavirusrestrictions limiting movement of both charter guests and crew off the boat. The crew are together 24/7 in a highly stressful industry, and the results give us fans some premium reality TV fodder.
Not only is she quirky and funny, but she adds an interesting dynamic filming with sister Kyle Richards. Whether you’re Team Kyle or not, you have to admit that Kathy makes Kyle slightly more likable. Despite having some bad blood between them in the past, they seemed to have patched that up nicely. So they are getting along for now. But what about the other famous Richards sister?
The summer is here in the Northern Hemisphere, and everyone wants to believe thecoronavirus pandemic is over. Restrictions have eased and people are ripping their masks off in a 21st Century version of bra-burning.