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Twins Abigail, Brittany Hensel Tackle World on New Reality Show (watch!)

Abigail and Brittany Hensel, who have lived remarkable lives as conjoined twins largely out of the public eye, are finally going to invite the world to see how they manage day-to-day tasks in a new reality televison show. Move over Kim Kardashian. the new TLC show, “Abby and Brittany,” which premiered yesterday (Aug. 28) focus on their lives as young adults. It starts with their graduation from Bethel University in Minnesota and follows them as they look for a job. The show also documents their travel through Europe with friends. ...

Toddlers & Tiaras Allegedly Fakes Scenes, Pageants to Hype Shows

Kim Kardashian isn't the only "reality" personality faking scenes. The TLC show "Toddlers & Tiaras," which features children as young as four years old, is largely staged to hype the drama. The show even creates fake pageants, according to a new report. Maxine Tinnel, a pageant organizer said much of the action is highly manipulated, choreographed and contrived. Mother-and-daughter duos chosen for their eccentricity, she told the New York Post....