Posts By Elizabeth Black

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The 40 Greatest Feuds Of All Time: The Compete List


Now that our 40 Greatest Feuds special has aired, we’d like to sum up our thoughts by simply saying that we are so happy that we’ve never been in a fight with a celebrity. Can you imagine having all your dirty laundry aired out, your Tweets taken out of context, and every last conversation played out on camera? But of course, that’s exactly what our winners, Sammi Sweetheart and Ronnie Ortiz-Magro, signed up for when they took their relationship to the airwaves on Jersey Shore. For the full list of feuds, we have it after the jump, but let us know, should Sammi and Ronnie be at #1, or can you make the case for another pair to take the top seed?
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Corri McFadden Talks House Of Consignment Episode 2: Meeting The E-Terns And Cleaning Out Vicki’s Closet


Each week during the season on House of Consignment, we’ll be talking to eDrop Off owner and woman whose wardrobe we covet, Corri McFadden, about her take on every episode. This week is a double whammy, with two episodes for the price of one, so here’s our chat with Corri about episode two, where we meet more of her staff and visit Vicki’s closet.

You mention that your business has grown a lot in the past few years. Do you think the interest in couture consignment is economic, or has people’s interest in style has just grown?

We’ve seen an increase in business because each year we get more innovative, our client loyalty, and my staff and I work hard to make sure we are constantly making the service the best in the market. Everyone wants a good deal, and this is a business that makes it affordable for people. You can find some amazing deals.

What was your first impression of Daniel “Nipples At An Interview” The E-tern? Obviously he made it, but what were your first thoughts?

I love a sense of expressing who you are and he certainly did this.

Nicole definitely had a certain opinion about each of the E-terns because she could see how they were working and heard some of the complaining. Once Daniel and Mallory started their jobs, what did you think of their work ethics and expectations?

The purpose of an e-ternship was for them to get an insight into the business to see if it’s a right fit for their future. For us, it was about the ability to apply oneself to a task and learn what they are capable of as well as who they really are. Everyone who has worked for me so far has started at the bottom and worked their way up. There’s a lot to be said about someone who is willing to work hard, do the dirty work when necessary and remains faithful with no sense of entitlement.

How did Vicki’s closet compare to others you’ve seen?

Being a cop, her life is obviously chaotic and her closet was a voice crying out for help.

Why don’t you think people should buy the same thing in several colors? (I’m totally guilty of this.)

There are some exceptions to buying the same things in multiple colors such as a pant that you find with the perfect fit. However, when you buy multiples such as Vicki did with the Gucci belt, it starts to transform your shopping habit and begins to morph your style into a uniformed appearance that is predictable.

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Meet House Of Consignment‘s Corri McFadden: And Introduction And Chat About Episode One

Each week during the season on House of Consignment, we’ll be talking to eDrop Off owner and woman whose wardrobe we covet, Corri McFadden, about her take on every episode. Four our first week, we got to know Corri and her business a little bit, as well as talking about her first closet cleanout with Karyn.

You mentioned that your business was built from scratch as a school assignment, where did the idea for eDrop Off come from?
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Dr. Jenn Berman Talks Couples Therapy Episode One: Who Is Dr. Jenn, And What Does She Think Of Her New Patients So Far?


Dr. Jenn Berman has been counseling people and offering advice to people in need for some twenty years now, but on VH1′s Couples Therapy, this marks her first time working with a group of ten celebrities whose relationships are in desperate need of repair. We’ll be checking in with Dr. Jenn each week to chat about the progress of her patients on the show, and what she really thinks of their behavior. We begin our behind the scenes look at the show this week with a brief chat about how she got her start as a therapist and then move on to the couples, and she fills us in on what’s really at the root of their problems. Plus, find out which couple she thinks has a love that’s “magical.”

Can you give me a little information about your background before we chat about the episode? I know some of our fans will recognize you from your appearance on Basketball Wives L.A. when you worked with Laura Govan, as well as all your other TV and radio appearances.
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Bidding On The House Of Consigment Item Of The Week Starts Now


We know it can be hard to watch a show like House Of Consignment where there’s amazing fashion everyone and get wistful that your own closet just doesn’t measure up. That’s why we’re excited to tell you that Corri McFadden and the rest of her eDrop-Off team totally understood that viewers would want in on the eBay action, so they’ve held one item from every closet clean out that’s featured this season on the show, and that piece will be placed in an auction that goes live immediately after every show. This week’s closet belonged to Karyn, and one of the items she parted with was this gorgeous Missoni dress. To bid on the dress, click here.

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VH1′s 40 Greatest Feuds Airs Tonight at 7 PM ET/PT — Whose Fight Will Rule Them All?


We’ve been toiling long and hard to determine which celebrity fights have had the most impact on our society, and tonight, the results are in. VH1 premieres the 40 Greatest Feuds tonight at 7 p.m. ET/PT. Watch as we count down the biggest arguments, online squabbles, and physical altercations throughout the years…It all leads up to one, final blowout. Can you guess who’s at number one?


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Royce Reed Recaps Episode 5 Of Basketball Wives: “HOW IN THE HELL DO YOU ALLOW YOURSELF TO GET HIT BY A CLUTCH PURSE??”

It’s time once again to welcome Royce Reed back to the blog so she can tell it like it is. For the past two seasons of Basketball Wives, Royce has recapped every episode, all the highs and lows, and given us her completely honest and unfiltered opinion. We’re thrilled to have her back for season four.
OK HERE WE GO!!! AGAIN, THIS IS MY BLOG AND I SAY WHAT I WANT WHEN I WANT AND HOW I WANT. IF YOU DON’T LIKE IT DON’T READ IT.
I know its a bit late but, hey, I’ve been really busy…I do work lol. This blog is pretty easy and straight to the point. Nothing really happened, drama-wise so there is no real “Ooooooh chiiiilllleee” moments to write about…well, until the end.
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Tami Roman’s Thoughts On Basketball Wives Episode 5: “It’s Not My Job To Blog, BUT I’m Going To Do It Anyway”

This season is bringing out the writer in everyone on Basketball Wives, that’s for sure. Between Jennifer and Evelyn‘s blogs, plus the regular recap that Royce posts for us here, we’re getting a ton of insider information and multiple sides to every storyline on the show, and for the past couple weeks, Tami Roman has thrown her two cents in on her website as well. So what’s Tami have to say about Monday night’s episode? Read for yourself. (As always, the ladies are verbose, so we have abbreviated this post and pulled some of the best quotes, but do yourself a favor and read the entire thing on Tami’s site.) Keep reading till the end, Tami definitely has some choice words not just for her cast mates but for her producers as well.

It’s Not My Job to Blog, BUT I’m going To Do It Anyway

Watching this episode made it official…it’s my turn to play the angry black woman. I don’t want to address to many things because I will see all of these ladies at the reunion and I’m much more of a face to face person, but here goes…
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Couples Therapy Star Tashera Simmons Says She’ll Never Love Anyone Like She Loves DMX

You may not know very much about Tashera Simmons at the moment, but if you tune in to Couples Therapy, which premieres tonight at 9 p.m. ET/PT on VH1, you’ll get an intimate look at the woman whose other half is rapper DMX. Tashera and DMX have known each other for an astonishing twenty five years (though they’ve been separated for six years), and in this interview with Cherry Martinez, she opens up about their relationship. Consider this interview like a primer before the show tonight. The issue with their relationship lies partially in the fact that her husband has fathered six children with other women while still married to Tashera, and still the woman is a picture of calm and grace. “Something about him just struck a chord with me,” Tashera says. “He’s all I’ve ever known.”
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VH1 Has The Ex-Factor: Look Out For Our Newest Show, Hollywood Exes, This Summer


What’s it like being the wife of an A-list actor, singer, or athlete? Chances are, it’s a struggle to keep your relationship afloat and hold down a normal life when your husband has a high profile, and as a result, as we all know, plenty of Hollywood marriages end in divorce. But often it’s not until these wives come out from behind their ex-husbands shadows that you really get to know them, which is why we’re so excited for Hollywood Exes, VH1′s new series that promises a look inside the lives of some of the most high-profile wives in the business. To find out who will be a part of the cast and what to expect, read the press release and and view our photo gallery below. The show is slated to premiere this summer.

VH1 JOINS THE EX WIVES CLUB WITH “HOLLYWOOD EXES”

Nicole Murphy, Jessica Canseco, Sheree Fletcher, Mayte Garcia
and Andrea Kelly Are Set To Star

The Series Will Premiere In The Summer Of 2012 With 10 One-Hour Episodes

LOS ANGELES, CA (March 21, 2012) – They kept the homes fires burning while their husbands were topping the music charts and setting box offices ablaze worldwide. But now, as Hollywood’s A-List ex-wives, they must adjust their own courses without their former husbands and make a name for themselves in VH1′s new series “Hollywood Exes” (working title).

The series will star Nicole Murphy (ex wife of Eddie Murphy – 13 years), Jessica Canseco (ex wife of Jose Canseco – 4 years), Sheree Fletcher (ex wife of Will Smith – 3 years), Mayte Garcia (ex wife of Prince – 3 years), and Andrea Kelly (ex wife of R. Kelly – 12 years). “Hollywood Exes” will premiere in the summer of 2012 with 10 one-hour episodes.

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