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Real World Awards

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by DanOregon, Apr 3, 2008.

  1. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    So MTV decides to hold a 20 year "reunion/awards" show Wednesday. A two-hour extended version airs Friday. I won't give away the best stuff if you haven't seen it, but somebody gets thrown in a pool, there is a major update from the Seattle season, a few almost fights, and some folks who aged well and others not so well.
    Kind of scary in a lot of ways. But I'm telling you, its worth watching just for the Seattle update.
     
  2. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    I saw part of it last night. It sucked.

    Since the voting was done via the Internet, only the most recent seasons won awards since the children who watch MTV have no clue about the early years of the show.

    Jeffery Ross must have been needing a paycheck. WTF was he doing hosting it?

    And, of course, the saddest part was seeing clips from the old seasons. You know, back when the people on the show were actually living in the real world instead of being in the Girls and Guys Gone Wild version of "The Real World" that currently airs. I don't think a single person from the first five seasons (aside from maybe Puck) would be cast in the current incarnation of the show.
     
  3. Gutter

    Gutter Well-Known Member

    Just read the update in the Wiki entry ... priceless.
     
  4. Bill Brasky

    Bill Brasky Active Member

    Gee, that was shocking to find that out about Stephen.
    How did Rebecca the Virgin look? She was pretty cute back in the day.
     
  5. forever_town

    forever_town Active Member

    I KNEW IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    My gaydar was going DING! DING! DING! DING! DING! that whole season!
     
  6. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    And don't forget to vote for Kevin Powell ...

    http://www.kevinpowellforcongress.org/home/
     
  7. shockey

    shockey Active Member

    i was smitten by the southern girl in season 1 (n.y.). sweet and sheltered and smart. whatever happened to her? forget her name. was it really 20 years ago? ??? ??? ???
     
  8. Gutter

    Gutter Well-Known Member

    Julie.
     
  9. shockey

    shockey Active Member

    DING! DING! DING! ;D ;D ;D

    thanks for playing. sadly, no prizes. :( :( :(

    how could i have forgotten? same name as my fave sis-in-law. bad job by senile ol' me.
     
  10. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    Ah, sweet Julie.

    She's disappeared into the real world, and not begging to remain famous like 99.9 percent of the other Real Worlders.

    And that first season was in 1992, so it's only been 16 years.
     
  11. dixiehack

    dixiehack Well-Known Member

    Sweet Julie indeed, the unatainable lust object of 99.44% of the male population of the '92 Capstone Summer Honors Program. (Happily, there were plenty more staying in the dorm with us who were quite attainable.)
     
  12. shockey

    shockey Active Member

    whew! thanks. for a sec there i thought i was REALY old. yeah, julie's been hidden. good for her, as long as she's not, you know, dead. i always thought she was classy and too good for that show. 8) 8) 8)
     
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