UPN pulls Kristin Cavallari’s low-rated Get This Party Started

You can take the woman out of Laguna Beach and put her into a new reality series, but you can’t put the Laguna Beach magic into the woman’s crappy new show.

The Kristin Cavallari-hosted UPN series Get This Party Started has been pulled from the schedule after just two episodes. The Futon Critic notes that UPN “quietly pulled” the series after its Tuesday episode “drew an embarrassingly low 0.4 rating among adults 18-49.” Last week’s debut episode had similarly sucky ratings. The episode’s ratings were “down 63 percent from UPN’s season performance in the Tuesday at 9 p.m. time slot.”

Incidentally, Tuesday, Valentine’s Day, and the last day the series aired, was Kristin’s birthday, but her fans abandoned her and probably made her have a horrible birthday and Valentine’s Day. Hope you’re happy, Laguna Beach fans, you heartless bastards.

UPN Stops Its ‘Party’ After Two Weeks [The Futon Critic]
UPN Reality Show Featuring ‘Laguna Beach’ Star Fails To Get Party Started [MediaPost]

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