There have been 29 seasons of MTV’s hit show, The Real World. The general plot:
“This is the true story of seven strangers, picked to live in a house, work together and have their lives taped, to find out what happens when people stop being polite… and start getting real.”
Sometimes, the producers decide to spice up the story line with an unforeseen twist.
This season in San Francisco, they’ve created a total trainwreck. You can only hope it’s all scripted.
Hint: It’s called “Ex-Plosion.”
The season starts out normal, with seven strangers living in a house together. The seven strangers live together for exactly one month before the crazy twist happens -- just enough time for them all to hook up.
Jenny's ex is named Brian. Cory is fresh out of a relationship too, with a girl he dated on and off for eight years.
Arielle is another cast-mate and Ashley is her ex. But she and Ashley still get along and love each other. They're not seeing anyone else.
Here's where the madness happens. One of the initial cast-mates, Ashley, leaves the house. The other castmates assume they're getting a new roommate. But they have no idea who the roommate will be and when they find out, they're completely shocked.
It turns out they're not just getting one new roommate. They're getting six. And all six are recent ex-girlfriends or boyfriends of the cast members. MTV's producers lured all of the exes onto the show by telling them there'd only be one new roommate, them. They didn't say they were bringing in ALL the exes.
And here's how the cast reacted when they walked into their house, and realised their exes would be living with them for the next few weeks. Pretty messed up, right? The final episodes will explore all of the drama from last episode's 'Ex-Plosion.'
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