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The Gemini on Snooki and the American Dream

Recently there was a bit of outrage that Snooki got paid $32,000 to speak at Rutgers University (and, assumingly, gets similar fees for her other college appearances around the country). Just as we did with the ridiculous complaints about the … Continue reading

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The Gemini on Badly Becoming Famous For Bad Reasons

Every reality TV show has a villain. There are those you love to hate. Those you hate because of their general delusion and creepiness. And those you hate because they genuinely seem to be a truly awful person in every … Continue reading

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Friends of FFBR: Deanna Fei

In this new series, we will be posting links to various articles we find and appreciate. Here is Deanna Fei’s Why Every Writer Should Watch Jersey Shore. “But this week, as I started to anticipate Jersey Shore withdrawal, it occurred … Continue reading

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It’s hard to believe it’s been almost a year since Sitch, Pauly D, Vinnie, JWOWW & Snooki fist-pumped their way into our hearts.* It feels like just yesterday that the GTL lifestyle revolutionized the way lazy college students spend their … Continue reading

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Long ago, the creators of Famous For Bad Reasons were just college students of questionable sobriety, staring up at a poster of Lindsay Lohan in an institutionally furnished university apartment. College ended, and one of us is teaching college students … Continue reading

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