Jersey Shore Cast to MTV: Pay Up, Suckaz!

Jersey Shore Cast to MTV: Pay Up, Suckaz!

As we know, the Jersey Shore cast likes to screw anything that moves.

This week, though, they're putting the screws to MTV, refusing to renew their contracts and potentially holding up Season 4 'til they get more cash money.

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Dustin Zito on FratPad: Real World Star Reveals Gay Porn Past

Dustin Zito on FratPad: Real World Star Reveals Gay Porn Past

MTV headed back to Las Vegas for the premiere of its 25th edition of The Real World last night.

Among the highlights was a dinner scene in which the roommates played "Never Have I Ever..." and cast member Dustin Zito was forced to admit that he's been in a threesome and, yes, he's kissed a man.

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PTC Really, Really Doesn't Like Skins

PTC Really, Really Doesn't Like Skins

The Parents Television Council is taking its anti-Skins crusade to a new level this week, urging members to contact their state attorneys general about it.

Specifically, the PTC alleges that the MTV show and the satellite providers that air it may be in violation of child pornography laws. Yes, we're serious.

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Skins Creator Responds to Critics: The Truth Hurts!

Skins creator Brian Elsley has a message for critics of the new MTV series, which he calls "a very serious attempt to get to the roots of young people's lives."

In a lengthy statement to MTV News, Elsley called Skins a "very simple and in fact rather old fashioned" show that isn't pushing the envelope for no reason.

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Skins Advertisers Pulling Out Prematurely

Skins Advertisers Pulling Out Prematurely

MTV's new show Skins is under considerable pressure from critics, as well as from some advertisers who are pulling out faster than ... you know what, forget it.

Wrigley's, General Motors and H&R Block are all bailing on Skins, the controversial new show that lost Taco Bell as a major sponsor already last week.

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PTC on MTV's Skins: Worst Show Ever!

PTC on MTV's Skins: Worst Show Ever!

The Parents Television Council should strongly consider closing up shop.

Just as telling kids they can't do something only makes them more intrigued, calling Skins "the most dangerous show for teens" is only going to drive up ratings!

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Lady Gaga Named MTV Woman of the Year

Lady Gaga Named MTV Woman of the Year

MTV has declared the incomparable Lady Gaga its Woman Of The Year for 2010, despite the singer not even releasing a new album in the last 12 months.

The network said Gaga's chart success, advocacy for gay rights and controversial videos (i.e. for "Telephone" and "Alejandro") were why she got the nod.

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