Dateline NBC Recap: Jury’s Weight Machine Recreation Nails Husband for Murder (4/18/14)

Dateline NBC‘s “Beauty and the Beast” report is on Scott Pattison, convicted of murdering wife Lisa Young Pattison. The jury had been split 7-5. Then a female juror had played Lisa in a crime scene recreation and got out of the weights machine safely. After another female juror had straddled her, “Lisa” could not free herself. Scott’s home security camera showed that he had lied about the time that he had been home. The report is called “Beauty and the Beast” because these were the Pattisons’ costumes at their wedding. On the Fourth of July, police were called in to look…

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The Ellen DeGeneres Show Recap: Kristen Bell Goes Naked and Afraid (4/18/14)

Kristen Bell, Tony Hale and Needtobreathe guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Kristen Bell (middle, photo) takes Ellen‘s Naked and Afraid challenge and gets scared by a bear mascot (left). Kristen tells Ellen that the painting of husband Dax Shepard with Brad Pitt is above their bed. Ellen gives Tony Hale a Goofy outfit for his family Disney cruise. Kristen Bell  Kristen knew that Frozen was special when she did it. She loves how it is not the usual love story, that it is about believing in yourself. Kristen then shows us how her daughter Lincoln does the Jersey Turnpike. Kristen then…

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Judge Judy Recap: $944 for Part of Security Deposit (4/18/14)

Judge Judy Sheindlin awards a net of $944 for Former Tenants Naomi (right, photo) and son Sam Lomsky’s security deposit counterclaim, after awarding $100 to Former Landlord Christine DeVartanian (left) for utilities. The judge also awards $1,000 to Jessie Miller for the lease that her roommate/ex-girlfriend Brianna Giles had broken. Security Deposit Christine sues the Lomskys for $1,008 for home repairs. The Lomskys countersue her for $955 for part of their security deposit. The total security deposit is $1,500. Christine shows the judge before and after photos of the guest house. We see big nails that Sam had put in. Naomi…

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Dr. Phil Recap 4/18/14: Face Marriage Concerns Legitimately

Dr. Phil provides individual help to Ben, who uses illegitimate ways to address his legitimate concerns. He has had affairs with 15 women. Ben says that Kelly has gained 80 pounds since they got married. He only married Kelly because she threatened to take away their son. He sometimes works 22 hours a day and goes home to nothing, not even a hug. The turning point of the episode is when Dr. Phil has Ben see things from Kelly’s point of view. Dr. Phil also provides nutritionists and other specialists for Kelly. Ben says, “I don’t remember the date that…

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The Ellen DeGeneres Show Recap 4/17/14: Chelsea Lately Ends after 8 Years

Chelsea Handler, Jason Derulo and Elisabeth Moss guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Chelsea says that seeing a lion kill is like Lion King, but the music is not as good. Elisabeth plays Heads Up with Ellen. Jason says that Ellen underwear was erased off his album cover. A helpful film student gets $1,000 cash. Good Samaritan Producer Andy pretends to be a magician on the way to a children’s party and spills his bag of tricks onto the sidewalk. Ellen tells him what to do or say, like saying that he’s going to a kids’ party. Peter and John help…

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