D.C. based spoof 'The Real Housewives of Benning Road' gaining p - New York News

D.C. based spoof 'The Real Housewives of Benning Road' gaining popularity online

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Move over Orange County - a new wave of housewives from the D.C. region are taking over.

The D.C. based spoof on the 'Real Housewives' series is becoming an online hit - with thousands of views for each episode.

The man behind the "The Real Housewives of Benning Road," comedian Mike Brooks, joined us in studio with stars Luci Rae, Chantel Rollins, and Darryl Bradley.


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The shows popularity has spread online with thousands of views on YouTube.

Some critics say the videos display a segment of D.C.’s community in a negative light and that it reinforces stereotypes.

Online:

2013 Benning Road HouseWives Episode 1

(Language Warning)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SKdmx_cPyVI

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