Bravo giving away free desserts tomorrow to promote Top Chef Just Desserts’ debut

Tomorrow night, after the finale of Top Chef DC, Bravo kicks off the competition’s second spin-off: Top Chef Just Desserts, which is hosted by a Padma-free Gail Simmons. To promote its debut, Bravo is giving away desserts tomorrow.

To get free dessert, you can make reservations at one of 800+ restaurants on Opentable and eat there, although you have to reserve using this URL: opentable.com/freedesserts and, worse, share the dessert. Yes, the site says “you will get a free dessert for every 2 diners at your table.” How cheap, although Bravo says it “will donate $1.00 to City Harvest in New York for each reservation made through Opentable.com.”

Bravo will also be giving out dessert from trucks in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles, the only places in the country where people live. However, there were also be free desserts in “over 200 locations in 20 markets,” according to Bravo, but all of the locations will be announced only on Bravo’s Twitter feed and Facebook fan page tomorrow morning. Clever!

Surprisingly, man not eaten alive on Eaten Alive

Eaten Alive

Discovery Channel’s happy family holiday special Eaten Alive aired Sunday, rewarding viewers for their two full hours of viewing by ensuring that they spent quality time in the company of others instead of wasting that time doing something else that might not have been as satisfying, such as buying things that have labels which accurately reflect their contents.


Winter 2015 reality TV debut schedule

winter 2015 reality TV schedule

Mark your calendars with all these upcoming reality TV show debuts, including Celebrity Apprentice, The Bachelor, and another season of MasterChef Junior, all of which kick off in early January.

There are also 20+ shows debuting in December--including the one-off return of The Sing Off. No winter break for reality TV.

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