The Ellen DeGeneres Show Recap 4/15/14: Kate Walsh Plays Stripper to Up Followers

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Recap 4/15/14: Kate Walsh Plays Stripper to Up Followers

Apr 15, 2014

Kate Walsh, Marlon Wayans and Ellie Goulding guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Ellen tries to up Kate’s Twitter followers by getting her to play stripper. Marlon Wayans’ A Haunted House has the Wayans brand of funny. Ellie Goulding performs “Beating Heart”, music you can feel. Monologue Ellen greets us Happy Tax Day. She points out that “happy” and “tax” shouldn’t be in the same sentence. Ellen says that there’s a procrastination gene and a hoarding gene, and that there’s a TLC show for every gene. Kate Walsh I didn’t like The Ladykillers, which incidentally starred Marlon Wayans, I still wanted to…

Judge Judy Recap 4/15/14: $5,000 for Store Lockout

Judge Judy Recap 4/15/14: $5,000 for Store Lockout

Apr 15, 2014

Judge Judy Sheindlin awards $5,000 to Frances Nesbitt and boyfriend Scott Smith (spelling?) for their counterclaim, for being illegally locked out of their store. The judge dismissed Suzette Cook (photo)’s $5,000 suit against Frances and Scott for vandalism and loss of revenue. The lease was in Suzette’s name, and the Defendants would pay Suzette half of the rent. Suzette’s lease says that she cannot sublet, which she said the Defendants knew. Suzette Cook locked out Frances and Scott. The judge says that it’s clear that she wanted the premises for her own merchandise, which she denies. Suzette had a Newberry…

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The Dr. Oz Show Recap: Diet Soda Exposes Women To Higher Risks of Heart Disease (4/15/14)

Apr 15, 2014

Diet soda became a big hit to women when it promised substantial reduction in caloric content and of course, that much needed reprieve from constantly monitoring the waist size. However, the University of Iowa’s recent study results associate this beverage to higher risks of heart-related diseases and deaths among women. The bottom line shows that women who consume at least 2 diet sodas a day have a 30% higher chance of getting a heart attack and 50% risk of dying from such. The Dr. Oz Show emphasized the culprits which are practically the ingredients and processes used in this beverage,…

Dr. Phil Recap: Counseling to Counter Aggression, Expansiveness (4/15/14)

Dr. Phil Recap: Counseling to Counter Aggression, Expansiveness (4/15/14)

Apr 15, 2014

Dr. Phil (left, photo) provides “specialized counseling” to Lawrence (right), so he’s not so expansive and aggressive; and to fiancee Tiffany (left, on the screen), so she can deal with her “women’s issues”. Dr. Phil tells Lawrence that he’s “ranting and raving” like a “Tasmanian devil”. Lawrence didn’t want her to tell her family that she was pregnant. Tiffany says that he also prevented her from talking with her mom for 3 years. Controlling Fiance Tiffany says that her fiance Lawrence is controlling and isolates her from friends and family. He admits that he didn’t want Tiffany’s family to know that…

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The Queen Latifah Show Recap: Why SNL Matters to Tracy Morgan (4/15/14)

Apr 15, 2014

Tracy Morgan (photo in this recap) will always be known as one nutty character on 30 Rock but for the relatively older comedy fans, he’ll always be remembered as an SNL alumnus who made weekends funnier than ever. On The Queen Latifah Show, the stand-up comic revealed the reason why SNL will always be a big part of his life. It was this very show that made his father laugh again after returning from his tour of duty during the war in Vietnam. Being on SNL made him a proud son mainly for the sentiment it has brought to his family….

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

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. Ben says, “I don’t remember the date that we got married because I was not so into it! I was thinking to myself, ‘What the **** am I doing?” He feels that getting married is a waste….

Dr. Phil Recap: Unemployed Ali, 20, Steals, Not Sure If Raped, Wrecked Car 6 Times (4/17/14)

Dr. Phil Recap: Unemployed Ali, 20, Steals, Not Sure If Raped, Wrecked Car 6 Times (4/17/14)

Dr. Phil tells Elizabeth & husband Bob that Ali should have been parented 19 years ago. They’ve enabled her because a psychiatrist said that she has bipolar disorder. Dr. Phil points out to them that the number 1 duty of parents is to prepare their kids for life. Ali has pawned her mom’s $2,000 necklace for $15. She has wrecked the car 6 times, including once when it was totaled. Elizabeth and Elizabeth’s husband Bob say that Elizabeth’s daughter Ali is a moocher. Ali refuses to go to college or get a job. She says that she becomes critical of herself and…

Dr. Phil Recap 4/16/14: Son to Blame for Wife-Mom Conflict

Dr. Phil Recap 4/16/14: Son to Blame for Wife-Mom Conflict

Dr. Phil deals with a doting grandmother (photo) and lost libido. Ronnie Dunn performs “I Wish I Still Smoked Cigarettes”. Dr. Phil lays the blame on Todd, for complaining to his mom Pat about his wife Cara. Dr. Phil also tells Todd & Cara to let Pat spoil her grandkids. Sexologist Alessandra Rampola tells Lindsie and her husband Charles to touch more. Mother-in-Law Dr. Phil tells Cara, “Grandmothers spoil their grandkids. Mom, get over yourself.” Todd is “sick and tired” of being in the middle of wife Cara and his mom Pat. Cara says that Pat doesn’t respect boundaries and that her…

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The Chew Recap: Sara Evans’ Encounter w/ Greek Chicken Comfort Food (4/16/14)

The Chew’s episode on the various ways of cooking chicken inspired by the spring season was made extra special by country superstar Sara Evans (photo in this recap with host Michael Symon). The singer delighted in the idea that comfort food varies across regions and Michael’s Greek-style grilled chicken was no exception. Sara, who prefers farm-style comfort food (having grown up in a farming community), had the impression that the yogurt-marinated dish was too fancy relative to what she’s been accustomed to. As much as it was news to Sara, this was news to me as well. Well, exposure to…