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Posts Tagged ‘Hey Paula!’

LAT’s Mary McNamara Advises Paula Abdul to Get a Life

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LA Times writer Mary McNamara moved into the critic’s chair, and all those years of writing nicely–maybe too nicely– about the stars have fallen away. She roasts Bravo’s reality series, Hey Paula, to perfection, and carves it up. She writes:

But what Abdul may think makes her look wacky in a lovable and artistically driven way instead creates a portrait of a tightly wound, isolated woman who clearly thinks she is a much better version of what she actually is.

McNamara’s talents had been wasted on those celebrity profiles–as a critic, she’s got claws and a fresh manicure.

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Bravo Series: Sublime Tim Gunn, Ridiculous Paula Abdul

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Bravo orders up some fun.

Bravo:
Tim Gunn’s Guide to Style
The Project Runway dreamboat/mentor will help ordinary people maximize their fashion potential. Best news ever.

Hey Paula!
Cameras follow as the Idol judge goes about her business as a choreographer, a business woman, producer, singer and gibbering idiot. Can’t wait to see her closets.

Shear Genius
Aka Top Hair, with Jaclyn Smith as host, and Sally Hershberger as been judge, all focusing on the high end world of hairstyling. Shear Insanity would have been a better title. Why not the high-end world of pet grooming?