Sara Bittorf, Chief Brand Officer at Boston Market, went on Undercover Boss at the behest of the company’s CEO
She posed as a waitress competing on a nondescript reality show
As a kitchen trainee, she was instructed by Ronnie in Duluth, Ga.
Ronnie, her shift supervisor, said he hated customers more than anything in the world
He was fired for mouthing off about the restaurants’ guests
‘Without the guests in there, we don’t have a [...]
People who watch non-competition reality shows are more extroverted, neurotic and have a lower self-esteem, according to a new study.
The survey, conducted by Today.com polled 19,000 people and found that “those who watched non-competition reality shows are more extroverted, neurotic and have lower self-esteem than watchers who are not fans of the genre.”
Additionally, the survey found that 72% of women and 60% of men watch Reality television simply because they’re [...]
September 18, 2012
In a monumental television moment for truth seekers, Jesse Ventura appeared on CNN’s prime time Piers Morgan Tonight and proceeded to lash Morgan and his large audience with a barrage of questions and facts surrounding the nation’s most pivotal event.
Morgan, a seasoned journalist whose exploits include filling a judge’s seat on the reality show America’s Got Talent, faltered, quite comically, against the former Minnesota governor’s intense line [...]
INDIANA, Pa. (AP) -
Police have charged two out-of-state men with robbing two other men in western Pennsylvania by claiming they were recording a video for a reality TV show called “You Just Got Robbed.”
Read more: http://www.myfoxny.com/story/19206774/2-men-charged-with-staging-pa-reality-tv-robbery#ixzz22olWaAYB
A Mars reality show is likely to happen by 2023 because a Dutch company is determined to establish a permanent colony on the Red Planet by spending $6 billion.
The project, called Mars One, plans to drop four astronauts on the planet in April 2023 and none of them will ever return to Earth.
To pay for all of this, the project will stage a media spectacle the likes of which the world has never [...]
Whitney Houston‘s survivors are starting to act more and more like Michael Jackson‘s family. They’re learning to make money from their late star’s death. Today– three months after Whitney died–they’ve announced a deal with Lifetime Network for a reality series. Pat Houston, husband Gary, grandma Cissy, and of course Bobbi Kristina, will now film a show about how they’re dealing with Whitney’s death. Tasteless? Sure.
But the Houstons obviously are finding themselves in a [...]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — CBS sued ABC on Thursday to stop an upcoming reality show that CBS claims is being developed in violation of its copyrights and with secrets obtained from the long-running reality show “Big Brother.”
The federal lawsuit seeks an injunction barring ABC from continuing its work or airing “The Glass House,” a show that will film and allow viewers to vote off contestants living together in a house.
JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (CBS Cleveland/AP)— A former professional wrestler is suing his opponent and the Indiana-based promoter who arranged their bout last year, claiming his foe was supposed to lose their match but had other ideas and kicked him so hard in the crotch that one of his testicles ruptured and had to be removed.
John Levi Miller, 23, contends in his lawsuit filed Monday that Clinton Woosley was the “heel,” a [...]
White House Chief of Staff William Daley is having his “portfolio reconfigured,” according to the Wall Street Journal:
William M. Daley was hired to help resuscitate Barack Obama‘s presidency after deep Democratic losses in 2010. Ten months into his tenure as chief of staff, Mr. Daley’s core responsibilities are shifting, following White House missteps in the debt-ceiling fight and in its relations with Republicans and Democrats in Congress.
On Monday, Mr. Daley turned over [...]
Is Sarah Palin preparing to declare her candidacy for president? In what is sure to cause a lot of speculation, she has taken the opportunity in her last two interviews on Fox News to go after some of that network’s tactics and contributors.
Sarah Palin expressed major displeasure at what she called a “quasi-reality-show” media game of building up candidates in order to tear them down.
GREENWICH, Conn. (CBS/AP) — Officials in one well-to-do Connecticut town are asking an ABC hidden-camera show to hit the road.
Greenwich officials tell the Greenwich Time that the filming of the show “What Would You Do?” is disruptive. They say they asked the film crew to choose another location for filming.
“We told them, `You can’t film here,’” Dustin Anderson, the executive assistant to First Selectman Peter Tesei, told the [...]
How many millionaires do you know? The answer to this probably depends on your occupation, location, and whether or not you have your own reality show. But as explained in an earlier post, there are quite a few millionaires in the U.S. — there will be 10.5 million in 2011 according to the Deloitte Center for Financial Services. That might not sound like too many, but this number is expressed in [...]
North Las Vegas Police today identified a 40-year-old man who they say opened fire on a reality TV show crew in his neighborhood Monday after becoming angry that a van was parked in front of his house.
Authorities said the incident happened about 9:45 p.m. in the 2900 block of Vigilante Court, near Losee Road and Centennial Parkway.
Police said Carlos Barron began yelling at the [...]