NEWARK — Gone was the bravado. Gone were the antics, such as Joe Giudice batting away overzealous, darting photographers.
Indeed, gone was the Jersey toughness that has made Teresa and Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice famous in recent years as central cast members on Bravo’s reality television show "The Real Housewives of New Jersey."
For several seasons, the married couple from Montville has starred as lightning rods on the TV program, known for their brawls with others featuring harsh words, table-flipping tirades, backstabbing strategies and, in Joe Giudice’s case, sometimes fists.
Yesterday, they ...