'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' Premiere: What Was Fake & What Was Actually Real (VIDEO)

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Talk about smart. While I have long enjoyed the fashion hits and misses of the Kardashian Krew, I had never watched their reality show. Ever. That all changed this weekend with the premiere of season 9 of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, as well as episodes 2 for both Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars and Kandi's Wedding, aka The Real Housewives of Atlanta wedding spinoff number (what is it now??). I've got ALL the inside dope in today's exclusive video.

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First up is Marriage Boot Camp, and I feel that someone in particular is sucking all the oxygen out of the house, and both the producers and therapists are letting her run away with the show, to the detriment of the other cast members. Guess who?!? I'm sure you can, if you're watching. BUT ... there's a lot more to the story. In today's video I go deep into the different reality television genres and prototype characters, and how they all mash up together, plus a little compare and contrast between MBC and VH1's Couples Therapy, which I experienced first-hand.

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Over in Atlanta, Kandi Burruss and Todd Tucker continue to battle Mama Joyce, and I'm beginning to understand that Kandi and Todd have gotten together to ensure that this is THE.BEST.WEDDING.SPINOFF.EVER. All the reasons why are in today's episode. Plus, the clever use of a standard reality television device; do you know what it is?

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Finally, I watched, for the very first time, an episode of the Kardashians -- the season 9 premiere, to be exact. It'll be a big season for them, with the split of Kris Jenner and Bruce Jenner, the Kimye wedding, and Khloe's dissolution of her marriage to Lamar Odom. I go in deep to WHAT makes this show so addictive, and how it differs from the Housewives. Watch now!

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Be honest, is Mama Joyce the most scandalous Real Housewives star in the history of the show?

 

Images via Frazer Harrison/Getty, WEtv.com & BravoTV.com

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nonmember avatar tracy

Alex you dont know anymore about the "real" facts of these reality shows than we do! Just because you were a cast member (the worst) on one doesn't make you an expert! Cannot believe you are actually getting paid for your two cents!! What has this world come to????!!!!!

kikis... kikismom55

Wow... that video(your voice) was incredibly annoying.

Teres... Teresa-1975

All I know is the Kardashian women are beautiful but what is going on with their rear ends!! One of them has a rear end that is just way to large for their nice figure, and the other sister is getting there too!! Not so attractive girls , it really isn't . Your all so pretty but only one of you has the rear end that actually matches the rest of their body . Kim I'm sorry but your rear end is not becoming of you're beautiful , well rest of your body!

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