'We were told, in no uncertain terms—and I wouldn't say it's affected me, but it's affected some of the other girls—that if they didn't bring it on, they wouldn't be holding an apple.'

—Former Gawker intern Jill Zarin about the increased drama on this season of Real Housewives of New York to Gawker contributing editor Doree Shafrir writing for The Daily Beast. [Photo via Getty]