Keeping Up with the Kardashians
In what may be the most shameful example of corporate synergy in recent memory, NBC’s Today Show decided to pre-empt the moment of silence honoring September 11 World Trade Center victims by featuring an interview with E! star Kris Jenner. The segment featured a titillating discussion about the importance of removing old breast implants between Jenner and Savannah Guthrie.
Not everyone is pleased about Oprah Winfrey airing a two-part interview with the Kardashians. OWN's Lisa Ling voiced her opinions on Reality TV's first family to Access Hollywood Live. Ling stated:
I had my issues with the Kardashians, absolutely. I think there’s so much wrong with how they are the most revered family in the country, but they are, nevertheless. So I get why Oprah wanted to interview them. I mean, they are icons in pop culture right now.
To see more of Ling's explanation watch the clip after the jump! READ MORE
READ MOREShe and Khloe [Kardashian Odom] especially hit it off. Khloe had her dying laughing. It meant so much because she loves Oprah!
The Kardashian publicity machine continues to extend their 15 minutes of fame. "America's favorite Reality TV family," as they are being called, will sit down with The Mighty O on June 17 for Oprah's Next Chapter. READ MORE
On today’s Pop Confidential podcast Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe and Melodie Aikels dive into TV’s latest buzz worthy headlines and storylines.
Did Glee’s Whitney Houston tribute live up to the PC Gang’s expectations? Who do they think will die in Grey’s Anatomy’s season finale? Luke and Jillian have a theory about who is behind the battle between the President and Olivia Pope on Scandal. Can Once Upon a Time maintain its premise or will it run out of story? Melodie is in love with The Secret Circle’s twists and turns.
Luke is enjoying Uma Thurman’s guest stint on Smash, but Jamey hates it. However, there is one thing on NBC’s Broadway-based drama that unites them. Tune into find out what.
The Real Housewives of Atlanta ends its season with a blockbuster reunion, as The Real Housewives of New Jersey returns for more drama on Bravo. The Kardashians land a three-year agreement to stay with E!. VH1’s Basketball Wives battles a boycott.
The LA Complex bombs on The CW.
All this and much more on today’s Pop Confidential podcast!
This is going to be "must see" TV. Manager and reality star Kris Jenner heads to The View tomorrow. Jenner will discuss with the ladies her new book, Kris Jenner ... and All Things Kardashian, which hit bookshelves today. In the book, Jenner talks about the night her best friend Nicole Brown Simpson was murdered. READ MORE