America’s Got Talent Recap: “Ghost” Electrocutes, Scorches Mel B. (8/12/14)

If you’ve been following America’s Got Talent since the auditions started for this season, you definitely know who Mike Super is (his photo appears in this recap). He’s the self-proclaimed magician/ mystifier who taps into the energies of his childhood imaginary friend, Desmond. Mike’s friend is his version of Casper the Friendly ghost and tonight, he made sure that Mel B. better be a believer as he tased, seared and tapped Scary Spice without touching her. Read on for details of Mike’s routine and the rest of the 11 performers who appeared tonight. Overall, this was the best quarterfinals to…

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Food Fighters Recap: IT Manager Crushes Cake Master In Eggs Benedict Challenge (8/12/14)

Food Fighters featured its very first male home cook tonight, blogger and IT manager Nick Evans (photo in this recap) from Denver, Colorado. Nick’s experience in the show relatively had more suspense to the episodes that came before this as he suffered to losses on a row before getting his groove on. Below are the highlights his journey in the show. Nick’s first upset came from his Chorizo Tacos which the foodie judges felt was less spectacular relative to cowboy chef Kent Rollins (yes, it was the same guy who beat last week’s home cook in the same round). Rollins had…

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Dr. Phil Review: Online Scammers & The Love Game (8/12/14)

Back in February, Dr. Phil featured the heart-wrenching story of Sebrina, a 56-year old widow who hoped to find new love only to learn that she’s fallen victim to an online scammer, not fallen in love. Sebrina (right, on photo of this recap) was too enamoured with her online boyfriend to the point that she entrusted about a quarter of a million of her life savings and left her broke. The Catfish Finds a Prey. Sebrina met her virtual boyfriend, James Connor, through an online dating site. This transpired just two months after her husband died. For Sebrina to claim…

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Judge Mathis Recap 8/12/14: Ex’s $5,000 Credit Card Loan Suit Dismissed

 Judge Mathis dismisses Julie Jenkins(photo)’ $5,000 loan suit against her former boyfriend Gus Markoulis. The judge then awards Ashley Tafoya $663.65 for the broken car window & slashed tires caused by former friend Angelica Cubias. Lastly, Judge Mathis awards Bryant Wilson $300 for girlfriend Jessica Macelli’s loan. The judge dismisses her $1,300 countersuit for the cost of 3 paintings, because she had not talked with Bryant about them from 1996 until 2 years ago. Ex-Boyfriend’s Credit Card Loan Julie Jenkins of Rochester, NY, sues her ex-boyfriend Gus, also of Rochester, for a credit card loan. After the judge dismisses her…

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MasterChef Recap 8/11/14: Prawn Challenge Outs Ahran, Victoria

Judges Gordon Ramsay, Graham Eliot & Joe Bastianich eliminate High School Student Ahran Cho of Palo Alto, Calif. & Bartender Victoria Scroggins of San Angelo, Texasfrom MasterChef. Stay-at-Home Dad Leslie Gilliams of Malibu, Calif. is the sole survivor of the pressure test, after losing team captain Aerial Dancer Courtney Lapresi of Philadelphia, Pa. had saved herself. The judges had saved Sales Representative Christian Green of New Orleans, La. For topping last week’s challenge, Courtney & Bakery Assistant Jaimee Vitolo of Queens, N. Y. are team captains. They pick each other’s team members. For winning last week’s challenge, Jaimee opens by choosing Leslie for Courtney’s team. Then Courtney chooses Petroleum Landman Cutter Brewer of Beaumont,…

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