Donald Trump fires both Maria and Wes.

Donald Trump fires both Maria and Wes.
Project manager Wes and abject failure Maria both got fired by Donald Trump last night during yet another surprising The Apprentice 2 boardroom. During a task that involved creating an in-store catalog for Levi’s jeans, Wes failed to control Maria, and Maria failed to control Maria. Actually, as TV Gasm writes, Maria was a “Category F-5 tornado” who attempted to take over the task and “engaged in an apparently 30 minute spat … with Sandy.” Perhaps more shocking than the firing was Ivana’s contribution: She suggested producing a “fit wheel” to show the various types of jeans, and it was actually a smart idea that worked well.

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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.