Season 5 Episodes

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Reunion Special, part 2

Season 5, Episode 17 - Air Date: 3/11/2010
In the conclusion of a reunion episode, the reconvened Orange County wives recall the good, bad and ugly of Season 5
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Reunion Special, part 1

Season 5, Episode 16 - Air Date: 3/10/2010
The O.C. housewives come together to discuss the events of the fifth season of the show that started the franchise.
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Is This All There Is?

Season 5, Episode 15 - Air Date: 3/4/2010
Season 5 finale. The housewives prepare to attend the season finale party. Vicki, still hurt by the San Francisco trip, vows to stay clear of drama.
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This Is How We Do It in the O.C.

Season 5, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/25/2010
After the tongue-lashing Vicki Gunvalson felt she endured from the other girls during their San Francisco trip, she seeks comfort from her old, tattered friendship with Jeana Keough.
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Let's Bow Our Heads and Pray

Season 5, Episode 13 - Air Date: 2/18/2010
The ladies are finishing their lunch in San Francisco. What started out as a fight between Alexis Bellino and Vicki Gunvalson ends up with everyone taking the opportunity to tell Vicki just what they think of her.
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You Can Dish It But You Can't Take It

Season 5, Episode 12 - Air Date: 2/11/2010
Lynne Curtin’s daughters, Raquel and Alexa, are home alone when a stranger knocks on the door and hands Raquel an eviction notice.
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Nothing Is As It Seems

Season 5, Episode 11 - Air Date: 2/4/2010
Now that Tamra Barney's marriage is feeling more stable, she decides to get Simon’s name tattooed on her ring finger.
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I Can't Stop

Season 5, Episode 10 - Air Date: 1/28/2010
The summer is coming to an end and the Barneys are getting ready for back to school. Tamra Barney shares that she wants her trouble marriage to Simon to work, fully aware that their kids are feeling the tension in the home.
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No Boundaries

Season 5, Episode 9 - Air Date: 1/21/2010
Alexis Bellino and Tamra Barney continue to grow closer and meet for a game of tennis. After the match, the ladies talk about Gretchen Rossi’s upcoming Tupperware party and Alexis is shocked to learn that the two are still feuding.
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Let Bygones Be Bygones

Season 5, Episode 8 - Air Date: 1/14/2010
Lynne Curtin meets Gretchen Rossi to discuss the conversation she had with Lynne’s teen daughter Alexa, about her alleged drinking and depression.
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Love and War

Season 5, Episode 7 - Air Date: 1/7/2010
After a tumultuous year, Vicki Gunvalson has a romantic surprise in store for her husband, Donn. Alexis Bellino and her husband, Jim, get their three small kids ready for church.
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All Girls Weekend

Season 5, Episode 6 - Air Date: 12/17/2009
Vicki's not happy when husbands and boyfriends crash an all girls weekend in West Palm Beach.
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Friends, Facelifts, and Florida

Season 5, Episode 5 - Air Date: 12/10/2009
Vicki Gunvalson is focused on repairing her marriage to Donn and schemes a big surprise to celebrate their upcoming 15th wedding anniversary.
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It's All About Choices

Season 5, Episode 4 - Air Date: 12/3/2009
As Vicki Gunvalson's daughter, Briana, recovers from her breakup with her high school sweetheart, Vicki tries to set her up with the son of one of her insurance colleagues.
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It Ends in Coto de Caza

Season 5, Episode 3 - Air Date: 11/19/2009
Jeana Keough makes the gut-wrenching decision to pull back from spending so much time with the Housewives in order to concentrate more on her real estate business, which is struggling in a sagging economy.
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Friends, Enemies, and Husbands

Season 5, Episode 2 - Air Date: 11/12/2009
Lynne Curtin's private showing for the ladies of her cuff line comes to a screeching halt thanks to a heated fight between rivals Tamra Barney and Gretchen Rossi.
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When Times Get Tough, the Tough Go Shopping!

Season 5, Episode 1 - Air Date: 11/5/2009
The fifth season of Bravo’s The Real Housewives of Orange County kicks off with Vicki Gunvalson enjoying life, traveling, working hard and strengthening her relationship with her husband, Donn.