TV's 'Honey Boo Boo' adds episodes

Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012 1:33 PM
Last updated 4:53 PM
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NEW YORK — Get ready for some Honey Boo Boo holidays.

FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2012 file photo, seven-year-old beauty pageant regular and reality show star Alana "Honey Boo Boo" Thompson gestures during an interview in her home in McIntyre, Ga.   AP
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FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2012 file photo, seven-year-old beauty pageant regular and reality show star Alana "Honey Boo Boo" Thompson gestures during an interview in her home in McIntyre, Ga.

The TLC network said Wednesday that it has ordered Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas specials focusing on its seven-year-old breakout star, Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson. The series airs its 10th and final episode of its debut season on Wednesday.

The show centers around Thompson, her mother June Shannon and their rural Georgia family and has been a breakout hit for the cable network. Thompson’s outgoing personality and catchphrases like “A dolla makes me holla” made her a star, although some critics suggest the show mocks small-town Southern life.

TLC has also ordered additional episodes of the series to air next spring.

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bdouglas
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bdouglas 09/26/12 - 01:45 pm
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The show doesn't mock

The show doesn't mock "smalltown Southern life"...it highlights it. Because we always need more attention that makes it look like us Southerners are backwoods rednecks...

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Riverman1 09/26/12 - 04:07 pm
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I bet Barry Paschal is

I bet Barry Paschal is ecstatic. He loves that show. :)

allhans
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allhans 09/26/12 - 04:59 pm
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How embarrassing. Is there

How embarrassing. Is there any way to stop this madness?

dwb619
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dwb619 09/26/12 - 06:03 pm
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boo-boo

Never watched. I will add to my blocked list along with the Kardasians, Jersey Shore, Inked,Real Housewives, etc.

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