The Ellen DeGeneres Show Recap 4/23/14: Annette Bening Plays Monologist Ruth Draper

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Recap 4/23/14: Annette Bening Plays Monologist Ruth Draper

Apr 23, 2014

Annette Bening, Loni Love, 5.0 GPA inner city student Akintunde Ahmad and break dancer Mace Maya guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. For the 1st time, Annette is in a movie directed by husband Warren Beatty. Loni Love tells a woman with a 7-year-itch to stay with her husband. Akintunde announces that he’s going to Yale and gets $15,000 from Shutterfly. Mace has the Ellen audience on their feet. Monologue Ellen says that she just learned today that couples can include a car in their bridal registry. We see a car that someone has funded a hood for. Ellen wants a Bugatti,…

Judge Judy Recap 4/23/14: Case Against Son for Car Loan Dismissed

Judge Judy Recap 4/23/14: Case Against Son for Car Loan Dismissed

Apr 23, 2014

Judge Judy Sheindlin dismisses Renaee Pattin’s $2,944 suit against Former Co-Worker Crystal Gauze, for pulling Renaee’s chair, causing back misalignment. The judge also dismisses Dale Worrell(photo)’s $4,542 suit against his son Pascal Worrell, for a car loan. When Pascal moved to a pastor’s house, he left the car with Dale. Medical Bills Case # 469 is Renaee Pattin’s suit against Omnicare Pharmacy Former Co-Worker Crystal Gauze for pulling her chair, which she claims caused her back to misalign. Renaee, 46, of Toledo, OH, has worked for Omnicare for 4 years. Before Omnicare, she worked for Impact Products for maybe a year…

Dr. Phil Recap 4/23/14: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Manages OCD

Dr. Phil Recap 4/23/14: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Manages OCD

Apr 23, 2014

OCD-afflicted Melissa allows Dr. Phil to talk with the treatment center where she has just been accepted. Dr. Phil thinks that she drinks to anesthesize herself from obsessive thoughts and compulsive behavior. Dr. Phil tells Melissa to be forthcoming with the treatment center about her drinking patterns. Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall says that OCD might be caused by genetic, biological and environmental factors, and the best tool for managing it is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Dr. Phil talks with the audience without Melissa hearing him. He asks the audience not to laugh at Melissa, and that if they do, the show will…

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The Voice Recap: Team Shakira Evades Double Disaster (4/22/14)

Apr 22, 2014

The first live elimination on The Voice will always be the most heart-breaking episode for any artist in any season. Imagine getting through all the filtering stages and suddenly faltering when the public votes are factored in. This sentiment is validated when T.J. Wilkins (Team Usher) and two of Shakira’s artists (Dani Moz and Tess Boyer, center and right on photo in this recap) ended up in the bottom three. Shakira had the worst night, having had to contend with the possibility of losing two artists on the same night. Shakira has the Twitter instant save mechanism to thank as…

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Recap: Ellen Pompeo Loves Having 2 Sets of Viewers (4/22/14)

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Recap: Ellen Pompeo Loves Having 2 Sets of Viewers (4/22/14)

Apr 22, 2014

Ellen Pompeo and Phillip Phillips guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show‘s Earth Day episode. Pompeo says that she knows of a 13-year-old who’s starting to watch Grey’s Anatomy on Netflix. Grey’s has had 10 seasons. Pompeo and Patrick Dempsey have signed up for 2 more seasons. And: Ellen says that she accidentally walked into Mexico. Monologue DeGeneres jokes that since it’s Earth Day, she’s recycling–her monologue from Season 2. She says that she tries not to step on carbon, so she doesn’t leave a footprint. Earth Day Everyone in the audience gets seventh generation chemical-free cleaning products. Before that, Ellen gives a…

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Dr. Phil Recap 4/23/14: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Manages OCD

Dr. Phil Recap 4/23/14: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Manages OCD

OCD-afflicted Melissa allows Dr. Phil to talk with the treatment center where she has just been accepted. Dr. Phil thinks that she drinks to anesthesize herself from obsessive thoughts and compulsive behavior. Dr. Phil tells Melissa to be forthcoming with the treatment center about her drinking patterns. Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall says that OCD might be caused by genetic, biological and environmental factors, and the best tool for managing it is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Dr. Phil talks with the audience without Melissa hearing him. He asks the audience not to laugh at Melissa, and that if they do, the show will…

Dr. Phil Recap: Forgive Mom Who Abandoned Daughters (4/22/14)

Dr. Phil Recap: Forgive Mom Who Abandoned Daughters (4/22/14)

On Dr. Phil, Troy Dunn tells Letty that 25 is too early to write off her family. Dr. Phil provides professional help for Letty, sister Francesca and their formerly drug-addicted mom who had abandoned them as babies, Stephanie (photo). Stephanie had smoked methamphetamine while pregnant with Francesca, which gave Francesca liver disease, kidney disease, hormonal imbalance, ovarian failure, anorexia and intellectual disabilities. Stephanie had abandoned her daughters Letty and Francesca, who had been bounced around in the foster system. “Eventually,” Dr. Phil tells us, “they were ripped apart from each other.” Letty, who is older than Francesca, says that she blames only their…

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The Dr. Oz Show Recap: Small Meals & Exercise For Weight Loss Are Diet Lies (4/21/14)

We’ve always been told that 5-6 small meals a day and exercise are the better ways to lose weight; even Dr. Oz preached the idea in his previous episodes. However, Dr. Joel Fuhrman dispelled this notion and pronounced on The Dr. Oz Show that these are just a few of the many diet lies that about 89% of Americans continue to believe. Fuhrman, author of The End of Dieting, argued that a lot of diet programs are not longevity-based: these merely focus on what sells to the public. He started with the 5-6 small meals: eating every 2 to 3…

Dr. Phil Recap 4/21/14: Polygraph Shows Girlfriend Did Not Steal More Than $1,000

Dr. Phil Recap 4/21/14: Polygraph Shows Girlfriend Did Not Steal More Than $1,000

In front of Barbie’s boyfriend Travis, Dr. Phil tells Barbie (photo) that she doesn’t have to stay in an abusive relationship. She took a polygraph test which showed that she never stole more than $1,000 from Travis. Travis accuses her of stealing tools and $89,993. She cries after he apologizes, telling him that he has wasted their life. Cheating Travis charges his girlfriend of 12 years, Barbie, with lying, cheating and stealing tools: TRAVIS’ ACCUSATIONS Barbie stole $89,993 Barbie transferred $10,000 into her account from Travis’ account Barbie falsified information to the industrial commission Barbie stole stone from Travis’ stucco rock business Barbie sold Travis’ advertising…