Daily Archives: 2010/09/30

The Original ‘Jersey Shore’?????

A lot of television programs can take credit for somewhat inspiring MTVs STD-documentary The Jersey ShoreThe Real World: Las Vegas, The Sopranos, The Real Housewives of NJ, Jon Bon Jovi, and, most notably, True Life: I Have a Summer Share – but is it possible that the show owes its greatest debt to an early 90s Fox sitcom?  Is Jersey Shore really just a reality show rip-off of Down the Shore?  Take a look and you decide:

Pretty open and shut case if you ask us.

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Filed under Century 21 Reality, Flashback!, Makes You Think

Why Did Hulu Post the Dress Rehearsal Version of Jay Pharoah’s Will Smith???

Is it because he cursed in the middle of his first big spot on the show, much like Jenny Slate did last year???  Did opening night jitters get to him???

Well, no.  I thought he did, but I’ve gone back and listened to it over and over again and it turns out when I thought he said “I took a break and shit” he just said “I took a break this year.”  Whoops.

But still, they did swap out the live version for the dress:

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Curious, no?  Did they just think the purple shirt was funnier?  More Fresh Prince-esque?  I guess we’ll never know (and probably shouldn’t care).

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Filed under Conspiracy Theory, Saturday Night Live