But as the years have gone by and various storylines have unfolded, I’ve become increasingly weary of a particular aspect of the many shows — an aspect that has become impossible for me to simply overlook and cast aside for the sake of guilty pleasure.
And that would be the intrinsic homophobia and transphobia that, at this point, seem to be woven into the very DNA of the different series.
but was later surpassed by The Real Housewives of Atlanta.
After season 3, The Real Housewives of New Jersey was the only The Real Housewives series within the franchise that featured a main cast who were all married, until The Real Housewives of Miami also met the criterion starting with its third season.
The Real Housewives of New Jersey (abbreviated RHONJ) is an American reality television series that premiered on May 12, 2009 on Bravo.
This questionable storyline emerged at Gunvalson’s 55th birthday bash when Judge’s former bestie — Ricky Santana, who is an out gay man — told Gunvalson and other guests that he had witnessed Eddie “making out with another man” prior to his wedding with Tamra.Past housewives include Kathy Wakile (season 3–5), Teresa Aprea (season 6), Amber Marchese (season 6), and Nicole Napolitano (season 6).It was later announced that the series would debut on May 12, 2009, with Caroline Manzo, Jacqueline Laurita, Teresa Giudice, Dina Manzo, and Danielle Staub as the cast.The series originally focused on Teresa Giudice, Jacqueline Laurita, Caroline Manzo, Dina Manzo, and Danielle Staub.The current lineup consists of Giudice, Melissa Gorga, Dolores Catania, Siggy Flicker and Margaret Josephs.