clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Couple Hires Professor to Name Their Baby on Pregnant in Heels

New, 10 comments

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to Vox.com, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

Today's New York Daily News trashes new Bravo show Pregnant in Heels, which follows the life of Upper East Side maternity store owner and all-around baby maven Rosie Pope. Reviewer David Hinckley gives the show one star, writing "There's a dirty little secret about extreme narcissism even in the service of a TV reality show. It's boring." He's particularly grossed out by the couple in tonight's premiere who ask Rosie to put together a panel of branding experts to help name their baby. Based on what we learned from Bravo's clip, the panel includes a poet and a Stanford University linguistics professor, so here's hoping they come up with something good.

· 'Pregnant in Heels' [NYDN]
· Madison Avenue Baby Store to Star in Pregnant in Heels on Bravo [Racked NY]
· John Baugh [Stanford]

Rosie Pope

1265 Madison Avenue, New York NY