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The Voice Recap: Kristen Merlin Earns Raves Despite Technical Malfunction (4/21/14)

Apr 21, 2014

The Voice celebrated the debut of of its live shows this season with several scene stealers from the Top 12. Topping the list is Kristen Merlin (photo in this recap) singing through in spite of a microphone malfunction that left us wanting for more. Shakira’s sole country singer established herself as a resilient competitor which earned her a standing ovation and a ton of praises from the all mentors. And then there were Sisaundra Lewis and Kat Perkins who both nailed their songs in the most jaw dropping manner. Read on for a recap of all performances by teams. Team Usher…

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Recap 4/21/14: Drew Carey Hosts Price Is Right Game

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Recap 4/21/14: Drew Carey Hosts Price Is Right Game

Apr 21, 2014

Drew Carey (leftmost, photo), Cheryl Burke (2nd from right), Ice Cube and Tayt Anderson guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. TWitch guest DJs. The Price is Right Contestant (back to camera)Teresa (spelling?) putts to win a trip to Mexico. As Drew hosts, Cheryl and Ellen (rightmost) play the “gorgeous models”. Ice Cube says that as the producer, he doesn’t break into laughter while shooting Ride Along because he thinks of the extra money that Kevin Hart wastes with his extra jokes. Drew Carey Drew says that he brings the Price is Right mike around in the grocery, ATM, everywhere. They play Hole in One, one of…

Judge Judy Recap 4/21/14: $350 for Dental Bill Charge

Judge Judy Recap 4/21/14: $350 for Dental Bill Charge

Apr 21, 2014

Judge Judy Sheindlin awards $350 to Barbara Fox (left, photo) and daughter Rachel Fox (middle), for Rachel’s boyfriend Robert “Price” Rickett(right)’s dental charge. The judge dismisses the Rachel’s suit for a motor that she had paid for. Judge Judy orders Justin McFalls to pay Brittany Jenkins $2,300, in exchange for getting back the car he sold to her. Credit Card Rachel is the mom of Price’s daughter. She shows Judge Judy texts to and from Price, who works as a brick mason. The judge decides that he did not agree to paying for the motor. Rachel says that she works 3 jobs…

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

Apr 21, 2014

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

Apr 21, 2014

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…

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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…

4.21.14 dr. oz2

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…

4.21.14 the chew

The Chew Recap: Gesine Bullock-Prado Prefers Baking Deceptively Difficult Cakes (4/21/14)

The best success stories that always inspire me come from people who risked their long-established careers to pursue dreams that give them the most happiness. On The Chew, pastry chef Gesine Bullock-Prado (photo in this recap) shared how she gave up her Hollywood job (running sister Sandra Bullock’s production company) to pursue a baking career in Vermont. Gesine was determined to do something that made her happy in a green environment. Gesine looked very much a content individual who opts to share her baking secrets via her cookbooks, cooking classes and a pasty shop. Gesine revealed how she thrives in…