Best of 2011

The Year's Reversals of Fortune

Britney Spears bounced back – but Arnold and Charlie weren't so lucky. See who soared (and who crashed) in 2011


Is it The Real Housewives – or The Apprentice? In September, four cast members – Jill Zarin, Alex McCord, Kelly Bensimon and Cindy Barshop – were fired from the Bravo series, leaving only Ramona Singer, Sonja Morgan and LuAnn DeLesseps on the show. "I'm not angry," Bensimon said. "The show is on all over the world and we're still going to be on for a long time. It's like the Baywatch of Housewives."

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