Archive: March 16, 2008 - March 22, 2008

'Celebrity Apprentice': Backstreet Idiots, Part 1

Let's fast-forward to the end, because this must be said: Could the (sad, over, done, totally overdone) Backstreet Boys be any more creepy? Or obnoxious? Or just downright ridiculous? Really. They get a chance to do prime-time network TV -- even if Trump's ratings are pitiful -- and they promote...

By Jennifer Frey | March 21, 2008; 9:15 AM ET | Comments (45)

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'Top Chef': Cooking with the Beasts

Spent yesterday in bed recovering from the flu, and discovered a Bravo marathon of the first season of Top Chef, when the evilness was named Tiffani and bland Harold took the win and crying Dave somehow miraculously made it to the final three. Which led to this thought: really, has...

By Jennifer Frey | March 20, 2008; 9:17 AM ET | Comments (0)

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'Jericho': 30 Seconds Over Cheyenne

So, like all good things in life, it all comes down to Cheyenne, Wyoming. That's where the last bomb's heading, so that's where Hawkins, who lost the darned thing, is heading. And he's taking Jake with him. Who's also on their way to Cheyenne (if he's not there already)? Hawkin's...

By John Maynard | March 19, 2008; 2:39 PM ET | Comments (4)

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'Dancing With the Stars': Soaring Without Double Axels

Can you imagine Kristi Yamaguchi growing up with these judges? Control your arms! Learn how to use your legs! Pay attention to your posture! Oh, wait. She did -- only far more intense. (Trust me, I've covered figure-skating coaches up close and personal.) Shannon Elizabeth dances with Derek Hough. (Kelsey...

By Jennifer Frey | March 19, 2008; 9:01 AM ET | Comments (6)

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Put My Head on the Platter!

Sorry for the brain freeze, aka pairing Julianne with Penn and not Adam Carolla (although even pairing her with Adam wouldn't have helped her chances much). Sorry, my bad. Cheers Jennifer Frey...

By Jennifer Frey | March 18, 2008; 4:02 PM ET | Comments (0)

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'Dancing With the Stars': No Illusions About Penn Jillette

So "Dancing With the Stars" is back with another eclectic field, but let's cut to the chase in terms of the first obvious storyline: Julianne is this season's Cheryl. Last season, if you don't remember, two-time champion Cheryl Burke found herself paired with Mr. Las Vegas, Wayne Newton, and she...

By Jennifer Frey | March 18, 2008; 8:55 AM ET | Comments (19)

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