Hell’s Kitchen Recap: Calendar Dish Revealed Next Week (6/19/14)

The Red Team wins Hell’s Kitchen‘s high profit margin challenge and go on a $1,000 shopping spree and have lunch at Michelin-star restaurant Hatfields. Hell’s Kitchen features top dishes from the past 11 seasons in its 1st calendar. Season 9 Winner Paul Niedermann, Season 3 Winner Rock Harper, Season 11’s 2nd-runner-up Dana Cohen & Chef Gordon Ramsay choose the dish from this season. Results will be known next week. Last week, Rochelle propelled the Blue Team to an early lead with her palate, but the Red Team eventually won the blind taste test. At dinner service, Anton blames the oven for…

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Dr. Phil Review: When Kids Become Victims Of Clashing Parents (6/19/14)

Late last year, Dr. Phil took the case of a man obsessed over the idea that his wife has constantly lied to him and their child. This has caused a big fracture in the couple’s relationship and in the process, led to parental alienation towards the mother. Here’s a review of Dr. Phil’s assessment of the case, particularly on Mike which he deemed to be potentially suffering from Paranoid Personality Disorder. Mike (photo in this recap) and Cindy have been married for 15 years but a white lie she threw at him several years back forced him to accuse her…

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Judge Mathis Recap: $1,072 for Ex-Boyfriend’s Share of Electric Bill (6/19/14)

Judge Mathis awards $1,072 to Jennifer Lanke (photo) for her former boyfriend Donald Swanson’s electric bill, and dismisses her suit for emotional distress. Judge Mathis awards $3,309 to Nicole Clark, after her sister Gwen Morrow sold the car that she borrowed from Nicole. The judge finds for the defendant Josephine Evica, for pain & suffering. Judge Mathis dismisses Josephine’s roommate Joel Krokowski’s $1,000 suit, for illegal eviction and rent. Electric Bill Jennifer Lanke of Shiocton, WI, sues former boyfriend Donald Swanson of Hortonville, WI, for $1,072, for an electric bill and emotional distress. They were together for 3 weeks before…

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Dr. Phil Recap: Overprotective Parenting Curtails Kids’ Development (6/17/14)

Dr. Phil discussed the risks involved when parents become overprotective to the point that they impose the kind of life their children should adhere to. He demonstrated how the extreme parenting style of Amy, a self-confessed “helicopter mom”, is setting her kids up for failure in this day and age. Amy’s oldest daughter described her mom as one who literally hovers her children and waits for them to commit mistakes. Amy (photo in this recap) admitted that her interpretation of nurturing her five children is wrong and excessive. For the most part, however, she defended her style as one which…

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Extreme Weight Loss Recap 6/17/14: Country Music Songwriter Loses 188 Pounds

Country Music Songwriter Jayce Hein(photo)’s Extreme Weight Loss is 188 lbs., from 417 (left in photo) to 229 (right). His dream is to sing his own songs, which he can do only if he takes the weight off. Against his fiancee Emilee and Chris Powell’s advice, Jayce goes home for the 3rd quarter and does not make it to skin surgery. Aside from losing weight, his other takeaway is overcoming his fear of the water, thanks partly to Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte. Country Music Stars Gretchen Wilson and Casey James also drop by. Jayce composed “Country Boy’s World for…

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