Real Housewives of NJ Producer Reveals Just How Far Reality TV Will Go to Manufacture DramaTracie Egan Morrissey9/24/12 7:00pmFiled to: real housewivesTeresa giudiceMelissa gorgareal housewives of new jerseytweetFb39EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink What started as a supposed revelation of one New Jersey Housewife's alleged stripper past has turned into a larger scandal, with the rest of the cast accusing Teresa Giudice of setting her up. Of course it was a setup. They're on reality TV. But why aren't they pointing their fingers at the show's producers, who were clearly the ones who carefully orchestrated the drama, attaching microphone packs to everyone involved? One former producer of the show speaks out about how reality TV sausage is made.