“Jon & Kate Plus 8” has seen a serious increase in ratings since news of their marital strife broke.9.8 million viewers tuned in to the reality show.Some folks just love to revel in other people’s misery.And the Gosselins shattered marriage is miserable. Yes,indeed it is.
Jon’s affair has been all over the tabloids.And there is some speculation about Kate & her bodyguard.It’s so like a soap opera that it’s not even funny.Because there are 8 kids involved in this whole dramatic spectacle that has become Jon & Kate’s life.
What sense of normalcy are they trying to give their kids by putting it all out there?They should retire the cameras & work on their marriage for the sake of their children.
Here’s more on the ratings that their problematic union has drawn from The Vancouver Sun:
“Sure, their marriage is in flames. Yep, they’re on the cover of every tabloid magazine. Uh-huh, they may both be cheating on their betrothed, and their kids may well end up resembling eight Danny Bonaduce’s. But holy heck, do Jon and Kate draw the ratings.
The big season opener of Jon and Kate Plus 8 pulled in 9.8 million viewers Monday night, according to Nielsen Media Research, 4 million of which were women in the 18-49 age range. That’s great news for the producers of TLC’s ‘Cake Boss’ which followed Jon and Kate’s hour of marital depression and duly held onto 3.2 million of their viewers.”(End of Excerpt) Read the rest here.
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