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BY THE NUMBERS Real Housewives of New Jersey Season 5 Reunion Part 2 recap

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Sheesh. There’s nothing like 30 or so minutes of heavy, will-they-or-won’t-they-go-to-jail-for-50-years talk to take all the joy out of a Real Housewives of New Jersey reunion. That said, it was infinitely more interesting (and depressing and joyless) than Part 1. Let’s get to the numbers!

BY THE NUMBERS Real Housewives of New Jersey Season 5 Reunion Part 1 recap

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Greetings, fellow Real Housewives of New Jersey fanatics (and those of you who just can’t stop watching and aren’t sure why). It’s been a scary season, what with the looming tax evasion charges, the sight of Teresa and Joe Giudice naked together in a bathtub and the equally horrifying sight of Penny’s hair extensions. Our reward for surviving all this? The reunion! Here, a recap, by the numbers, of the most important moments.

VIDEO Real Housewives of New Jersey Season 5 trailer

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Bravo’s bar-setting drama crazy train The Real Housewives of New Jersey returns for its fifth season on June 2 and judging from the extended super trailer the crazy train just keeps on a rollin’ with more brawls, cheating allegations, the return of breakout star Rosie Pierri, lots of drunk Juicy Joe Giudice, a wild pig […]

Real Housewives of New Jersey season 5 premiere date and official cast announced

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The cast of The Real Housewives of New Jersey is heading back to Bravo for it’s fifth season and today, the network revealed the official RHONJ season 5 homepage. On the just-launched page is the upcoming premiere date and time as well as the official cast announcement. Who’s in and who’s out? It’s actually pretty surprising.

REPORT Real Housewives of New Jersey Season 5 cast announced, 2 housewives not returning

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When the fourth season of Real Housewives of New Jersey concluded, one thing was clear — none of the cast seemed to have any desire to socialize with Teresa Giudice. She appeared to put off everyone this season, including her former best friend Jacqueline Laurita and her cousin Kathy Wakile, which presented a huge problem for the show’s producers. How were they going to keep Teresa on the show if no one liked her? Should they add new “Team Teresa” cast members? Or should they just bring Danielle Staub back so Teresa once again becomes the lesser of two evils? According to two separate reports today, Bravo decided to do both!