Tamra Barney Explains Her Side Of The Story, Reveals What Wasn’t Shown In The Footage


Tamra Judge appeared on Watch What Happens Live Monday night after an intense episode of The Real Housewives of Orange County. As usual, Tamra did not hold back and had a lot to say about her cast mates and the drama that’s going on with Shannon Beador.

Andy Cohen put twenty seconds on the clock to let Tamra respond and tell her side of the story.

“First of all, Terry would never call me and say ‘take the Beadors down’ it’s not like he’s in the mafia or something. So let’s just erase that.” Tamra says. “Shannon tends to get things lost in translation, kind of like the whole ‘she threw me out of the house, and she did this and she had evil in her eyes.’ I think Heather said, ‘it’s time for you to leave” and she kind of switched things up. Did I say that? No. I didn’t say that.”

Tamra also responded to Vicki Gunvalson claiming Tamra had also told her Terry had said that.

“Vicki’s an ass kisser this year,” Tamra says. “Vicki doesn’t want any drama. ‘I want to sit back, I had too much drama.’ What you didn’t see is me talking to David. I said ‘David, did you ever hear me say that? Did you ever hear me say ‘I’m going to take the Beadors down’ and he said ‘no.’ That was cut.”

A caller asked Tamra why she has been such a troublemaker this year. “Well I would like to rephrase the question if I can. Am I a trouble maker or am I just making the show worth watching?” she quipped.

Andy tells Tamra her job is to be herself on camera. “Yes, I am myself,” Tamra says.

Andy asks, “Are you a trouble maker?”

Tamra replies, “Yes. But the thing is, Shannon went into the party wanting to know this information. It’s not like she didn’t think it was going to cause drama, because it clearly did. She totally blindsided me with a question that I had no idea what she was talking about. So of course I’m like, what the hell is she smoking?”

Another viewer asked Tamra why she would bring the topic up at the dinner table. Tamra responded, “Shannon brought it up. I brought it up to Terry just because my head was spinning and I was like ‘really, we came to this party and this is the first thing Shannon hit me with?’ So I was just kind of thrown back. Terry has never been somebody to be confrontational, so I didn’t expect him to say what he said. I was just kind of thrown, I didn’t know where it came from.”

Towards the end of the show, Vicki Gunvalson tweeted in and said, “@Andy I just landed from OKC. Tell Tamra we are sisters and sisters fight at times.. We will be fine!” Vicki later added, “@Andy I look at the good in everyone … and pray.”

Tamra responded, “Ok, I hope so. I just feel like every episode I watch her and Brooks or she’s always telling somebody something really nasty about me. I came into this season trying to be very accepting of Brooks and if he made her happy then I was there for her and I was happy for her. We will talk about it at the reunion.”

Tamra also tweeted after WWHL writing, “Vicki can kiss my ass!! #badfriend #hypocrite #goaway”

Photo Credit: Bravo



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