Ozzy Osbourne on Russell Yates: “I will burn his eyes out with a hot poker.”

Ozzy Osbourne on Russell Yates: “I will burn his eyes out with a hot poker.”
The husband of Andrea Yates, Russell, was on the Today Show the same morning that Ozzy Osbourne was, and told a journalist that he was a huge fan of Ozzy’s. Upon hearing this, Page Six reports, Ozzy said, “I will burn his eyes out with a hot poker … He is profiting directly from the demise of his own children. And that, to me, is wrong.” The Osbournes snuck out a back door to avoid Russell, who wanted his picture taken with Ozzy.
+ also: an older interview with Ozzy.
+ and: Sharon: “Eminem sings about killing his wife. My husband actually tried to do it.”

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.