We weren’t sorry to learn that blowhard Dr Phil’s talk show is as good as cancelled. Our inside souce swears that unless a miracle happens, the show is history. We remember when Oprah introduced Dr Phil with great fanfare and she made him a star. Oprah’s Harpo production company produced Phil’s show and it was immediately successful. As time went on and Phil’s ego inflated, it was apparent he was not the sensitive and compassionate man he appears to be on TV. In fact, according to coworkers, he was a big HAM with brusque manners. As time passed, Phil resented the fact that Oprah controlled his show – HE wanted to own it. Oprah became disillusioned with Phil and did NOT attend his son’s wedding. Without Oprah’s support, Dr Phil’s ratings have slipped. It’s just a matter of time before Oprah waves bye bye.

Posted by Janet on May 8, 2007

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  1. By Anonymous
    On May 8, 2007 at

    Good!!!! That guy makes me sick. He gives therapy a bad name.
    Dr. Phil is an egotistical ass and I respect Jerry Springer more this this guy.

  2. By Sunseeds777
    On May 8, 2007 at

    I like Dr. Laura.. She calls it the way she see it.
    But, ironically… What these shows don’t really teach is how you can resolve these issues yourself, by getting into a exercise plan and burning off all that negative energy, both couples.
    But, doubt it that’ll ever happen which is why they don’t mind at all prescribing you something to pad you feeling (ie…dope you up).

  3. By PerezSux
    On May 8, 2007 at

    Good riddance. I hate those holier-than-thou blowhards. Now can we please get rid of Rachel Ray, too?

  4. By mel
    On May 8, 2007 at

    I would love it if Robin is having an affair & his kids did mounds of crack.He really should shut the hell up already. I hope his show ends up biting him in his fat ass.

  5. By Anonymous
    On May 8, 2007 at

    Rachael Ray is next because she’s a Pisces and Uranus is transitting Pisces. Uranus is the flip flop planet or as I like to call it “the lord giveth- the lord taketh away” planet. I am so tired of her Joker smile face plastered everywhere. As for Dr. Phil- good riddance. I don’t know his sign but I never liked him.

  6. By Anonymous
    On May 8, 2007 at

    he’s a virgo

  7. By Anonymous
    On May 8, 2007 at


  8. By Anonymous
    On May 8, 2007 at

    I particularly likes it when he does the shows about people addicted to plastic surgery. His own wife is so plastic it’s pathetic! Face lift, lipo, breast lift, eye lift, botox, lip implants, restylane, hair extensions. It’s really distracting.

  9. By Anonymous
    On May 8, 2007 at

    Miss Winfrey had a similar issue with another protegee, Iyanla Vanzant.
    Who has been more successful at this, than Winfrey?
    But no wants to listen to the big O after she has given them a taste of success, they THINK they can do it on their own.

  10. By Anonymous
    On May 8, 2007 at

    Oprah is still in control. She’s a powerhouse!

  11. By Margo Channing
    On May 8, 2007 at

    Hate Oprah.
    Hate Phil more.

  12. By Hates Oprah
    On May 8, 2007 at

    I don’t worship at the house of Opran and I sure don’t for Phil….HE is a blowhard and a redneck…Good riddance to bad rubbish…Now if they could just take Rachael off the air…She is obnoxious! Too damn perky…Oh yeah get Katie Couric off the air too!

  13. By Anonymous
    On May 8, 2007 at

    Are you sure he can be cancelled? I thought I read somewhere that he was renewed through 2011.

  14. By Bu
    On May 9, 2007 at

    Dr. Phil has a big ego, and that is his down fall, plain and simple!

  15. By Anonymous
    On May 9, 2007 at

    He sure hushed up the fact that his new daughter-in-law posed in Playboy. Don’t think that goes along with his “family values” front. Wonder if she’ll hang around once Phil and the family are off TV and son Jay is as bald as Phil.

  16. By Anonymous
    On May 9, 2007 at

    LOL Dr.Phil is not cancelled…and his ratings are huge. Janet is a retard.

  17. By Anonymous
    On May 9, 2007 at

    Dr. Phil and his entire family are media whores with no class. The laughable family Playgirl wedding, as reported on ET! sums it all up. Good riddance.

  18. By Anonymous
    On May 9, 2007 at

    Dr Phil has been renewed through 2012-2013 season.

  19. By Anonymous
    On May 9, 2007 at

    He used to have on decent guests who the viewer cared about. Now it’s just Jerry Springer-esque white trash. The guests are so stu[pid you don’t care what happens to them. And the drama! Ridiculous.
    The plastic wife and daughter-in-law, the son…they all just need to go away.

  20. By gerard Vandenberg
    On May 9, 2007 at

    Oh No Oprah. You are not half as good as you think you are. You’re just a good actress…………..and Ronald Reagan was a good Actor!

  21. By Anonymous
    On May 9, 2007 at

    Hey Lady, this one good gossip. He kills me with his holy routine but he son kept real when he married the playboy bunny. Can she get rid Rachel Ray too.

  22. By Pat
    On May 9, 2007 at

    This cancellation will save more marriages then he ever could of hoped to on his show!
    Pompous easy answers ala Dr. Laura.
    Good riddance fat head.

  23. By Anonymous
    On May 9, 2007 at

    I’m officially not coming to your website anymore. Not because of the Dr. Phil comment, but because you are not even fact-checking your “gossip”. Dr. Phil is not being cancelled and his contract was renewed for many years. Where do you get your information, Janet?

  24. By Anonymous
    On May 9, 2007 at

    Um, this is a “gossip” web site – maybe it’s more true that you know since you are probably sitting at your computer in your underwear.
    I hate that guy. Any fat jerkwad who has the guts to write a diet book and lecture people about losing weight is the ultimate in hypocritical delusion.

  25. By Anonymous
    On May 9, 2007 at

    I’m also leaving you are not fact checking things you write anymore. As much as I don’t love Dr.Phil this is totally incorrect.

  26. By Anonymous
    On May 9, 2007 at

    You are missing the point. If his contract has been renewed, it shouldn’t have been. The quality of his show has really gone downhill. His loyal fans are really bailing out. And the wife and kid participation isn’t helping. His show jumped the shark a few seasons ago.

  27. By Ann Onimouse
    On May 10, 2007 at

    I for the most part, enjoy Dr. Phil…
    However, as a viewer, I did NOT sign on to Dr. Phil’s wife or Dr. Phil’s son having an ancillary career as a tie-in to the Dr. Phil Show.
    Dr. Phil’s own show became a regular staple in many of our homes, because for over a year, he earned our trust *via* Oprah and her show’s introduction and steady diet of Dr. Phil.
    His wife and his son, no matter that they may be good and well-meaning people, were not part of that diet, and no matter that Dr. Phil believes they might be well qualified, the whiff of nepotism additionally doesn’t help.

  28. By Lovely leo
    On May 10, 2007 at

    Yawn, he is a bore.

  29. By Anonymous
    On May 10, 2007 at

    Robin’s lovely, but she’s just not credible. He diluted his brand when he started including her so much. Can anybody say “co-dependent?”
    As for the son, he is just a mini-me version of Dr. Phil. Annoying when he spews all that so-called advice.

  30. By Anonymous
    On May 10, 2007 at

    Dr. Phil is a big goof ball. Thank GOD his show is cancelled!!!! Rumor has it, he is a BIG ASS!!!!

  31. By Dr. Phil Fan
    On May 10, 2007 at

    Screw all of you! Dr. Phil is GREAT. He is the best damn therapist. It will be a sad day when his show is cancelled

  32. By Anonymous
    On May 10, 2007 at

    Robin, is that you?
    He is a good therapist, but he has traded it all in for higher ratings–his strategy isn’t working, by the way.

  33. By Anonymous
    On May 10, 2007 at

    There is no doubt he has had a falling out with the big 0. The show sucks. I’m guessing she pulled all her best people out, but she will keep him under contract until his brand is ruined. Don’t with the HBIC.

  34. By Anonymous
    On May 11, 2007 at

    Can’t stand the way he’s brought his wife and son in – used to like him, now very rarely watch. I could see how it would be cancelled.

  35. By Maggie
    On May 11, 2007 at


  36. By Clare
    On May 12, 2007 at

    The wife and son thing is just so over the top. I guess you could say nepotism ruined his show. He has a big blindspot where his family is concerned. He needs to “get real.”
    How’s that workin’ for you Dr. Phil?

  37. By Paul A.
    On May 12, 2007 at

    HILARIOUS! The guy is a blowhard. He’s gotta go!

  38. By Anonymous
    On May 12, 2007 at

    Wow! I didn’t realize there were so many people who feel like I do. He doesn’t have many defenders on this board…

  39. By Anonymous
    On May 13, 2007 at

    In that SAW- themed worn bathroom scene where Dr. Phil said to Shaq in the movie Scary Movie 4 about his TV show to keep gullible happy really shines now.

  40. By Clare
    On May 13, 2007 at

    I wonder if anybody from the Dr. Phil show mines these gossip sites. I know this isn’t scientific and it is probably skewed to people who don’t like the show anymore, but I think there is some constructive criticism they need to hear…

  41. By Anonymous
    On May 14, 2007 at

    phil sucks ass
    i hate him and his stupid show
    also rachael ray
    oY thanks oprah for putting 2 of THE most annoying assholes in TV to bug the crap out of everyone.,
    all 3 losers.

  42. By Wayne Geddes Pland
    On May 16, 2007 at

    Dr. Phil is a blow hard Texan. Incidentally, all people from Texas are just like him. Must be all the poisons in the air and waters in that godforsaken place.

  43. By Caren
    On May 16, 2007 at

    Ha ha ha ha !

  44. By Anonymous
    On September 10, 2007 at

    I agree with most of the people here. He used to be ok… But then he brought in his family, all of which look like a creepy hybrid cloning project gone weird. And then you have his son doing his house reno and family show and now phil’s show is very much like springer with that dr phil house crap..
    How can he give advice when his has been caught cheating on his wife years ago, son marries a playboy centerfold, etc.. I thought they were supposed to live what they preach?? Oh well.. Next..

  45. By anonymous
    On January 18, 2008 at

    I think Dr Phil got off base when he incorporated Robin and his son into the program. What the heck do they know? Dr Phil at best, just has a degree in common sense. I hate to see Robin on his show cause it’s not her show to begin with. But when the kid married that playboy bunny with her fake boobs and nothing to look at otherwise, that did it for me.

  46. By Anonymous
    On January 21, 2008 at

    Has anyone considered that his son has absolutely NO qualifications for his involvement with the books, shows, etc. that he’s on? A law degree does not a counselor make, and Phil constantly crowed about how Jay had some sort of gift which allows him to be accepted by teens as one of their own. This reminds me of the pathetic, insecure loser parent who tries to bribe the kids on the block to play at their house so their own kid will appear popular…lol…

  47. By Anonymous
    On February 4, 2008 at

    Everyone who has posted here needs to do research on the bogus Dr. Phil. He needs to GET REAL and GET HONEST. I am not talking tabloid news but articles by legitmate journalist writing for national newspapers. When everything starts to unravel his popularity will fall like a house of cards. I think Oprah regrets ever giving him a platform.

  48. By celeste
    On August 1, 2008 at

    dr. Phil has run his course…………he’s getting poor white trash with no common sense on his program now. Jerry Springfield had nothing on this guy!

  49. By Anonymous
    On February 28, 2009 at

    All shrinks are the same… I can go without.


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