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‘The Bachelor’ Host Chris Harrison: No Fan of VH1′s ‘Blatant Ripoff,’ ‘Flavor of Love’

There’s scant love lost between The Bachelor host Chris Harrison and those producers who abandoned his hit reality series – only to create Flavor of Love at a competing network.

Interviewed on Buzzworthy Radio, Chris says the defections of certain staffers from ABC’s Bachelor, which debuted in 2002, over to VH1′s original Love show, which bowed in 2006, was the source of significant strife.

CAPTION: "There were so many rip-offs that the whole genre was watered down," Chris (above) tells us of VH1 and other net's foray into "Bachelor" territory.

"There were so many ripoffs that the whole genre was watered down," Chris (above) tells us of VH1 and other net's foray into "Bachelor" territory.

“VH1 has sort of copied [The Bachelor] format with Flavor of Love, Rock of Love, all the Loves,” says host Matthew Preston. “What do you think of all the other kind of copy shows out there?” Continue reading

What’s Going On? Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Corey Haim tonight on BlogTalkRadio

Corey Haim tonight on BlogTalkRadio

It’s a new year and BlogTalkRadio has a new look, but you can expect the same quality content all day, every day. I’m pleased to share today’s BlogTalkRadio highlights. (All times EST)

  • Simply Organized is tackling New Year’s resolutions. Today is part 1 in a series about getting organized. Looking around, I realize I really need to listen to this one. Tune in at 10:00 a.m.
  • Reality Television fans won’t want to miss Reality Radio this morning at 10:00. Dishing is Tik from Flavor of Love!  She’ll be discussing her blossoming film career and the truth about Flavor Flav.
  • In the Kitchen has some easy and fun meal options today at noon. Highlighted are meals on a skewer – personally I’m all for more meat on a stick options, how ’bout you?
  • Want advice from fellow moms? It’s “Ask the Moms” day on Moms 2 Moms. This is a brand new BlogTalkRadio show, so we hope you’ll stop by and offer your support this afternoon at 1:00.
  • Miss having flowers in your garden during the winter? Garden Gal tells you how to bring branches indoors to get early flowers this afternoon at 1:30.
  • Susan Powter is discussing breastfeeding and also changing bad habits in 2009 this evening at 7:00.
  • Wayne Hurlbert welcomes Donna Cutting who discusses giving your customers the “celebrity red carpet” treatment, tonight at 8:00.
  • If it’s Tuesday it must be the Justin Guarini show. Join the former American Idol contestant as he talks about ringing in the new tonight at 9.
  • Former teen idol, Corey Haim, is visiting with Blockhead Rod tonight at 9:00.

Please see our On Air Schedule for a full rundown of today’s BlogTalkRadio highlights, and join us in the forum to discuss your favorite BlogTalkRadio shows and topics.

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Reality Television Rules on BlogTalkRadio

Becky BuckWild

Becky BuckWild

Reality television fans have a great place to unite, BlogTalkRadio! In case you’re not aware, we have many radio shows just for you! Take a look at our reality television programming:

B.B.A.D Radio with Erika and Lorraine is a segment put together by two Big Brother fans. This evening they’re reuniting Angie Swindell, Brian Hart and Steven Daigle. Call in and talk to the first three evictees from Big Brother 10 tonight at 10:30 p.m. EST or catch any of the past episodes on demand.

BlogTalkRadio is also happy to bring to you the Big Brother Hour Tuesday afternoons at 4:00 EST. Come by and chat, listen in on the latest gossip and discuss the cast.

The Reality ReMix is where reality and radio collide! Join our hosts Thursdays at 11:00 p.m. EST to chat about the latest goings-on.

Remember Becky “BuckWild from Vh-1′s Flavor of Love and Charm School? She has her own regular segment on BlogTalkRadio right now. Hear what she’s been up to and listen to her trash other reality television divas Sundays at 2:00 p.m. EST.

Don’t miss Reality Check Monday nights at 11:00 EST for the latest reality television news, gossip and some very cool celebrity guests.

Reality Shack is another great weekly reality television segment devoted to interviews, chats, gossip, news and more. Tune in Tuesday afternoons at 2:00 for your daily dose of drama.

Do check out these great radio shows for your regular dose of reality!

What's Going On? July 28, 2008

Matthew Fox

Matthew Fox

Good morning, radio fans. If you’re allowed to listen to the radio while you work, I want to encourage you to check out our daily programming, and if you find yourself with nothing to watch on televison or just want something on in the background while you’re cooking or working in the garage, we’re here for you as well. All of our segments are available after the live broadcast through a stream or download and there’s always something worth listening to!  The proof is in today’s highlights!

  • Did you know BlogTalkRadio‘s own technie Kris Smith has his own segment? That’s right! Life in the Can comes at you three times a week. Join Kris and Betsy Smith (no relation) and add a little laughter to your day. 10:00 a.m. EST – but do catch it on demand.
  • Serial reality television star Tiffany Pollard is on Hollywood Hits today. Wait, you don’t recognize the name? Does New York ring a bell then? That’s the same New York of Flavor of Love and I Love New York fame.  She’s on hand to talk about her newest series  New York Goes Hollywood. Listen in at 4:00 p.m. EST. California, you have my sympathy.
  • Stardish Radio is featuring yet another hot soap star! One Life to Lives Christian, David Fumero, is dishing about his new movie due out Sept 12 called “Greetings from the Shore” and giving the latest dirt from Llanview. Don’t miss it at 10:00 p.m. EST.
  • On The Relaxed Homeschooler at 11:00 a.m. EST, Michael and Patty Smith will be calling in to share their experiences homeschooling on a Native American reservation. Dayna Martin will be the guest speaker. Dayna has been vocal in her promotion of unschooling as a way of life and you will understand why when you hear her speak on the topic. She’s been interviewed on TV, has a series of segments describing unschooling on youtube and she hosts an unschooling conference cruise every year.
  • The Average Joe Tech Show makes its debut today! Any questions for hosts Vince Hase and Paul Brown?
    Vince and Paul are two average joe’s who have been where you are now – confused about starting up your blog? Don’t know why you need a web hosting service? Don’t understand why people Twitter? Join them every Monday at 2:00 p.m.EST, bring some questions and have them answered. And what they don’t know – they look up on the air and find for you. ‘Cause they love you, man.
  • Are you a Lost junkie like me?  You’ll definitely want to check out TV TalkToday when Shaun O’Mac talks with Matthew Fox. Not to be missed at 8:00 p.m. EST.

As always, you find even more great programming on our On Air Schedule page. Do check it out – You won’t be disappointed.

What’s Going On? July 28, 2008

Matthew Fox

Matthew Fox

Good morning, radio fans. If you’re allowed to listen to the radio while you work, I want to encourage you to check out our daily programming, and if you find yourself with nothing to watch on televison or just want something on in the background while you’re cooking or working in the garage, we’re here for you as well. All of our segments are available after the live broadcast through a stream or download and there’s always something worth listening to!  The proof is in today’s highlights!

  • Did you know BlogTalkRadio‘s own technie Kris Smith has his own segment? That’s right! Life in the Can comes at you three times a week. Join Kris and Betsy Smith (no relation) and add a little laughter to your day. 10:00 a.m. EST – but do catch it on demand.
  • Serial reality television star Tiffany Pollard is on Hollywood Hits today. Wait, you don’t recognize the name? Does New York ring a bell then? That’s the same New York of Flavor of Love and I Love New York fame.  She’s on hand to talk about her newest series  New York Goes Hollywood. Listen in at 4:00 p.m. EST. California, you have my sympathy.
  • Stardish Radio is featuring yet another hot soap star! One Life to Lives Christian, David Fumero, is dishing about his new movie due out Sept 12 called “Greetings from the Shore” and giving the latest dirt from Llanview. Don’t miss it at 10:00 p.m. EST.
  • On The Relaxed Homeschooler at 11:00 a.m. EST, Michael and Patty Smith will be calling in to share their experiences homeschooling on a Native American reservation. Dayna Martin will be the guest speaker. Dayna has been vocal in her promotion of unschooling as a way of life and you will understand why when you hear her speak on the topic. She’s been interviewed on TV, has a series of segments describing unschooling on youtube and she hosts an unschooling conference cruise every year.
  • The Average Joe Tech Show makes its debut today! Any questions for hosts Vince Hase and Paul Brown?
    Vince and Paul are two average joe’s who have been where you are now – confused about starting up your blog? Don’t know why you need a web hosting service? Don’t understand why people Twitter? Join them every Monday at 2:00 p.m.EST, bring some questions and have them answered. And what they don’t know – they look up on the air and find for you. ‘Cause they love you, man.
  • Are you a Lost junkie like me?  You’ll definitely want to check out TV TalkToday when Shaun O’Mac talks with Matthew Fox. Not to be missed at 8:00 p.m. EST.

As always, you find even more great programming on our On Air Schedule page. Do check it out – You won’t be disappointed.

What's Going On? July 8, 2008

You know what I’ve been doing? I’ve been downloading some segments from BlogTalkRadio and listening to them while I go for my morning walk. Some mornings I like music for my power walk, other mornings I listen to books on tape – or mp3 as the case may be, and sometimes I like to listen to informative segments on blogging, book discussions, gardening and positive thinking. Every day I as I scan the On Air Schedule I find new goodies.

Let me share some with you now:

Justin Guarini Show

Justin Guarini Show

It’s the second edition of the Justin Guarini show! Up for discussion today is FeverFew. Susan Vega‘s first album will also be discussed. Tonight at 9:00 EST.

Join my friend Kelly McCausey on Mom’s Morning Show this morning as she and her crew talk about being moms, entrepreneurs and growing fabulous internet based businesses! Listeners are invited to call in at (646) 915-8854 to ask questions – or join in the chat. The games begin at 10:30 am EST.

The BlueGreen Network is introducing a series of reports from the Educational Center of the Coral Reef Symposium at the Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The Symposium runs from July 7 to 11, 2008. Catch today’s segment at 12:00 p.m. EST.

Simply Amusing Designs has a blogger’s forum this morning. All the good stuff bloggers need to know – SEO, monetization, traffic building and more will be thrown out for discussion today. I know plenty of my fellow bloggers will be interested in this. Tune in at 1:30 p.m. EST.

Missus Smarty Pants is coming to the rescue. If you’re like me with a drawer filled with makeup and no clue as to how to use it, you’ll want to check out this segment. Today the Missus interviews a professional makeup artist who has applied makeup on nervous brides and folks in the movies. That’s 2:00 p.m. today EST.

Reality Shack is dissecting the cast of Big Brother 10 today at 2:00 p.m. EST.

John Havens, a big cheese here at BTR, is visiting with Betty Jo Tucker and Nikki Starr to talk about his experience acting in such moves as Awake, The Thomas Crown Affair, Prison Song and more. Listen in today at 4:00 p.m. EST.

Are rappers role models? That’s the topic today on the Almost Famous Radio Show today at 6:00 p.m.

The Prototype

The Prototype

Prototype (how’s that for a name!) from VH1′s Flavor of Love will be a guest on Doctor Mo tonight at 7:00 p.m.

Don’t worry about missing any of these segments, they’re all available on demand immediately after the live broadcast.

What’s Going On? July 8, 2008

You know what I’ve been doing? I’ve been downloading some segments from BlogTalkRadio and listening to them while I go for my morning walk. Some mornings I like music for my power walk, other mornings I listen to books on tape – or mp3 as the case may be, and sometimes I like to listen to informative segments on blogging, book discussions, gardening and positive thinking. Every day I as I scan the On Air Schedule I find new goodies.

Let me share some with you now:

Justin Guarini Show

Justin Guarini Show

It’s the second edition of the Justin Guarini show! Up for discussion today is FeverFew. Susan Vega‘s first album will also be discussed. Tonight at 9:00 EST.

Join my friend Kelly McCausey on Mom’s Morning Show this morning as she and her crew talk about being moms, entrepreneurs and growing fabulous internet based businesses! Listeners are invited to call in at (646) 915-8854 to ask questions – or join in the chat. The games begin at 10:30 am EST.

The BlueGreen Network is introducing a series of reports from the Educational Center of the Coral Reef Symposium at the Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The Symposium runs from July 7 to 11, 2008. Catch today’s segment at 12:00 p.m. EST.

Simply Amusing Designs has a blogger’s forum this morning. All the good stuff bloggers need to know – SEO, monetization, traffic building and more will be thrown out for discussion today. I know plenty of my fellow bloggers will be interested in this. Tune in at 1:30 p.m. EST.

Missus Smarty Pants is coming to the rescue. If you’re like me with a drawer filled with makeup and no clue as to how to use it, you’ll want to check out this segment. Today the Missus interviews a professional makeup artist who has applied makeup on nervous brides and folks in the movies. That’s 2:00 p.m. today EST.

Reality Shack is dissecting the cast of Big Brother 10 today at 2:00 p.m. EST.

John Havens, a big cheese here at BTR, is visiting with Betty Jo Tucker and Nikki Starr to talk about his experience acting in such moves as Awake, The Thomas Crown Affair, Prison Song and more. Listen in today at 4:00 p.m. EST.

Are rappers role models? That’s the topic today on the Almost Famous Radio Show today at 6:00 p.m.

The Prototype

The Prototype

Prototype (how’s that for a name!) from VH1′s Flavor of Love will be a guest on Doctor Mo tonight at 7:00 p.m.

Don’t worry about missing any of these segments, they’re all available on demand immediately after the live broadcast.

Get Your Pop Culture Fix on BlogTalkRadio

BlogTalkRadio has its finger on the pulse of pop culture and reality television.

PeeCheePeeChee, of VH1′s Hit Reality Show Flavor of Love 3, joins not one, but TWO shows this week for exclusive interviews.

The esteBAM show has a string of upcoming guests from Rock of Love 2, Flavor of Love 3, and more! Visit the host profile for the schedule.

Kina Also tonight at 10pm ET, The Emilio Show welcomes Kina Grannis, “Crash The Super Bowl” winner, who will be calling to chat with Emilio and all her fans – that’s YOU! She’s recently been signed by Interscope Records. Listen in to hear all the juicy details.