I have a confession to make. I love VH1 shows. Not all of them (go away Hogans, please), but I definitely enjoyed the mindless fun of “Flavor of Love,” “I Love New York” and “Rock of Love.” Granted, I missed the third season of FOL and the second season of ILNY, but when I saw the previews for “I Love Money,” I knew this was not to be missed.
The show is basically a Real World/Road Rules Challenge-type deal starring former contestants of the aforementioned shows, competing in challenges for a grand prize of $250,000. The cast includes some of my favorites from these shows, such as stripper-with-a-heart-of-gold-who’ll-still-beat-your-triflin’-ass, Heather of “Rock of Love”:
Everyone’s favorite, mildly retarded, “I Love New York” contestant, Mr. Boston:
And the girl who dared to spit in New York’s face, Pumkin of “Flavor of Love”:
The first two episodes have already given us plenty of drama, with the promise of even more to come. In a house full of horny, money-grubbing fame-whores, you know some ridiculous stuff is bound to happen. Here’s a little taste:
“I Love Money” airs Sundays at 9 p.m. EST.