Since MTV basically invented the opiate of the masses that became reality TV one thing has been a constant — conflict. Regardless of the medium, disagreements lie at the heart of any good drama, so it should surprise no one that there have been so many reality show fights.
Exploring reality TV history this list documents the most epic of those battles. These appear in order from the simple — yet defiant — act of pouring wine over someone’s head to a full on brawl that resulted in reality stars sent packing because of their violent ways.
Who’s on the top reality show fights list? You know those meatballs from Jersey Shore will be on here — such as Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino and Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi — and so will some Real Housewives of New York and Real Housewives of New Jersey. But there are a few that should surprise you as well given that one doesn’t normally think of Dancing with the Stars as a landscape for a duel or even a war of words.
Get ready because the bell has rung, and it is time to answer that burning question: What was the worst reality TV fight? Contestants get in the ring. Ding ding!