"The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills"

"The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills"

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'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills': When did this become a Lifetime show?

Despite a little drama, mostly this show is a raging sapfest

Hello, Bravo? Just FYI, it seems that Lifetime or maybe even the Hallmark Channel has taken over "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills." Why do I suspect that? Oh, just because this week's episode became a drippy, maudlin mess that was about as much fun to watch as a fish tank video or back-to-back episodes of "Mixology." 

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"The Bachelor"

"The Bachelor"

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'The Bachelor' recap: The women tell all and let Juan Pablo have it

Juan Pablo is in the hot seat, and he still doesn't let anyone talk

Oh, aren't you looking forward to the public hanging, I mean, Women Tell All episode of "The Bachelor"? As Chris Harrison always (and tiresomely) promises, this episode is going to be explosive or mind-blowing or best ever or whatever the hell, but this time he may not be entirely full of crap. This has to be the first season during which not only have two women left, but the promos suggest we'll see more irritated eye rolls and female bonding than tears of pain and girl-on-girl battling. You could almost call this the girl power edition of "The Bachelor." Almost.

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"Vikings"

"Vikings"

Credit: History

It's time for a raid on England in the next episode of 'Vikings'

It's time to push forward, but that may not be a good idea

What did we learn from the season premiere of "Vikings" last week? It may have been over a thousand years ago, but even way back then divorce sucked, kids feel put in the middle, and women did not take kindly to a husband's suggestion they try a threesome. Ragnar, you dog, you!

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"Rods N' Wheels"

"Rods N' Wheels"

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CulturePop No. 39 - Billy Jr. and Shane of 'Rods N' Wheels,' Oscars, 'Bachelor'

We talk about the season finale, goats, Juan Pablo and much more

Doing a podcast right after the Oscars may have been a little much for us, as we had technical difficulties and human difficulties and, after panning John Travolta for mispronouncing Idina Menzel's name, I managed to slur it myself (but hey, I didn't call her Adele Dazim or anything). Thankfully, we had Billy Jr. and Shane from "Rods N' Wheels" (season finale 9:00 p.m. ET tonight on Discovery) as our guests. Could not have asked for nicer (or more patient) guys to chat with us. If you don't already watch the show, Melinda explains why you really, really should at the 33 minute mark. These guys are fun -- and shout out to Jay Leno, give them a call. They're waiting. We loved these guys, and we think you will, too. Here's the rundown (and, at the bottom, a clip from the show):

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Angelina Jolie, Lupita Nyong'o, Kristen Bell

Angelina Jolie, Lupita Nyong'o, Kristen Bell

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2014 Oscars: Red carpet grades: Lupita, Angelina, Sandra, Liza and more

It was wall-to-wall nude and black with a few notable exceptions

This year it seemed everyone got a memo to blah it up on the red carpet at the 86th Academy Awards. Thankfully, a few women (and even a few men) willfully ignored the directive to dress like expensive paper bags. Maybe no one wanted to look like a crayon melting in the rain that never came, who knows? While some stars are still knockouts in beige, a few very notably were not. 

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Pharrell Williams and Helen Lasichanh at the 2014 Oscars

Pharrell Williams at the 2014 Oscars

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What do you think? Pharrell Williams wears shorts to the Oscars

It's either a bold move or a fashion fail

So, Pharrell Williams decided that wearing that oversized Vivienne Westwood ranger hat did not create enough buzz. Thus, we get shorts at the Oscars. Shorts. With dress shoes, without socks. Because I'm really not sure which socks would work with formal shorts and a bow tie. Excuse me, I think my head just exploded.

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"Everest Jump Live"

"Everest Jump Live"

Credit: Discovery

Watch Joby Ogwyn prep for his Mt. Everest summit jump

Warning: may cause nausea if you have a fear of heights

So far, so good. Climber Joby Ogwyn conducted one of several test jumps this week in preparation for his wingsuit flight off the summit of Mt. Everest, and you can watch the footage from one jump below. In May, Discovery will broadcast the epic live event, titled "Everest Jump Live," in 224 countries and territories. Warning: if you have a fear of heights, this clip may be a bit much for you.

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"The Real Housewives of New York"

"The Real Housewives of New York"

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Win cool stuff with this 'Real Housewives of New York' contest

The show's marathon runs from 6am to 3pm this Sunday

Believe it or not, the Oscars aren't the only game in town this weekend. I will be live tweeting the season five "The Real Housewives of New York" finale, too. The episode begins at 9 a.m. ET on Bravo Sun. March 2 as part of the network's "RHONY" marathon (which runs from 6:00 a.m. ET to 3:00 p.m. ET). It's all a warm up for the really exciting part -- the season six premiere of the show Tues. March 11 at 9:00 p.m. But wait, there's more! Like, a contest. A contest for cool stuff. Got your interest?

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"Grey's Anatomy"

"Grey's Anatomy"

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'Grey's Anatomy': What did you think of April's decision?

She made it to the altar, but what happened next was surprising

If you haven't seen the midseason premiere of "Grey's Anatomy" but are a fan of the show, you probably know the big cliffhanger was what April was going to do after Jackson's protestation of love. It's always great when a guy feels comfortable sharing his feelings, though it's a little less great when said guy decides to stand up and shout them at you as you're about to marry another guy. Timing is everything, isn't it?

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"Orphan Black"

"Orphan Black"

Credit: BBC America

Catch the first three 'Orphan Black' season two teasers here

BBC America will be releasing one a day on Instagram

"We're property." "Everything we are belongs to them." "You don't own us."

"Surrender yourself."

The battle for clone autonomy is gearing up to return on Sat. April 19 with season two of "Orphan Black." If that seems like an age from now, BBC America has been releasing one teaser trailer a day since Feb. 26 on their Instagram account (@OrphanBlacktv), with eight on the docket. If that's too much work (c'mon, people!) we've posted the latest three below. 

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