A Roundup of All the 'Real Housewives' Drama This Week

By Deena Bustillo on
Getty ImagesThe cameras capture plenty of drama for the Real Housewives episodes, but even when the cameras aren't rolling yet there's plenty of reality star sagas. This week, two ladies supposedly got canned from the Orange County installment, a New Jersey gal quit, and another RHONJ star cried over her legal woes. Here's the lowdown: Gretchen Rossi and Alexis Bellino get the ax. Sources confirmed to E! News that the blondes won't be back for the yet-to-be-announced ninth season of the...Read Full Story

'Real Housewives of New Jersey' Recap: Can You Tell What My Botox Face Is Saying?

By Erika Wasser on
Photo: BRAVOI don't know how much this gym in New Jersey the housewives are frequenting paid to be the newest, most drama-filled cast member, but however much it was — it was not enough. The big takeaway this week was that all the ladies do, in fact, work their bodies and their mouths. And yes, the gym in question has advanced me $5. This week's Real Housewives of New Jersey was aptly titled "Gym Rats" and if at this point you don't know why… start again at the beginning of this article...Read Full Story

'Real Housewives of New Jersey' Recap: The Gorga-Giudice Feud Must End

By Erika Wasser on
Photo Credit: BRAVOThis week was hard to watch. Literally. If it weren't for those Zesty salad dressing commercials where a hot guy looses his shirt, I may have fallen asleep. For those of you, like me, who watched this week's Real Housewives of New Jersey, we will never get that hour back. For those of you who get to live Housewives vicariously through these recaps…. you might want to think about deleting tonight's episode to make some room on your DVR. The run-down, in short? The Giudice...Read Full Story

'Real Housewives of New Jersey' Recap: This Week's Winners and Losers

By Erika Wasser on
Credit: BRAVONew day, same old New Jersey drama. Last night The Real Housewives of New Jersey were back at it for Episode 2, "A Manzo Of Her Word." As the episode title suggests, as per usual, Caroline Manzo is — unapologetically — getting nosy as hell. During last week's episode, Caroline had a clandestine meeting with Joe Gorga to talk about — what else? — Teresa and their feud. Why is Caroline doing this? Caroline says it's because she was so moved and truly touched from the bottom of her...Read Full Story

'Real Housewives of New Jersey' Recap and Predictions for Season 5

By Erika Wasser on
(Bravo)Summer TV is here and with it an all new train wreck season of the girls — nay, housewives — of America's armpit: New Jersey. It's year 5 for the ladies who've made a name for themselves via table flipping, tomato sauce, and tax evasion, and this season promises not to disappoint. I could not be more excited for The Real Housewives of New Jersey season 5.For those of you like me who are obsessed with the going ons of the middle aged NJ set, you know where we left off last season. For...Read Full Story

'Real Housewives of New Jersey' Season 5 Trailer: Family Is a Force of Nature [VIDEO]

By Jill Slattery on
(Bravo)Are you ready to go back to Jersey?The Real Housewives of New Jersey doesn't return until June 2, but a slick new trailer has hit the web and it looks like Season 5 will definitely be a family affair. The trailer finds RHONJ stars Melissa Gorga, Jacqueline Laurita, and Kathy Wakile planting a tree before Teresa Giudice comes by to carve her and hubby Joe's initials into it. Meanwhile, Caroline Manzo watches from afar and shakes her head disapprovingly as a lightning bolt eventually...Read Full Story

Caroline Manzo Attacks Teresa's Parenting Skills

By Jill Slattery on
The ongoing feud between Caroline Manzo and Teresa Giudice just won't quit! During the second part of The Real Housewives of New Jersey reunion special, which aired on Sunday night, Caroline and Teresa went at it once again — this time over Teresa's parenting skills. All of the housewives bashed Giudice for the infamous christening incident and 10-year-old Gia Giuduce's birthday party song, but Caroline Manzo was particularly harsh, saying, ""What you did to that child with that song was...Read Full Story

Caroline Manzo Dissed in Teresa Giudice's New Cookbook?

By Alicia Dennis on
Cattiness is a staple on the Real Housewives series, but sometimes the show's cast members take their rivalries a little too far. This week, The Real Housewives of New Jersey's Teresa Giudice raised some eyebrows with a couple of backstabby sentences about her co-star Caroline Manzo in her new cookbook Fabulicious!In the book's introduction, Giudice calls Manzo "as Italian as the Olive Garden," sniping that she considers herself a "huge fan of Caroline manzo, even if she is only one-sixteenth...Read Full Story