Over this past weekend, there was a spot of trouble during a QVC presentation. Cassie Slane, a guest host who comes on the home shopping channel to sell a kid-friendly tablet, starts grabbing at her chest and then appears to pass out.

As she goes down in co-host Dan Hughes‘ arms, the camera cuts to a shot of the tablet and Hughes keeps right on talking about it, with no mention of the incident. Which … is kind of weird, but you know the ABCs of sales — Always Be Closing.

There aren’t many details about what exactly happened. Slane posted to her Facebook wall, “Thanks to everyone for your kind words. I am feeling alot better today!”

And fellow QVC host Carolyn Gracie responded to a fan on Facebook, “Cassie
is fine now, thank goodness! She had a couple of fainting spells due to
low blood sugar. Poor thing. She is such a nice girl. Thanks for your

Posted by:Andrea Reiher

TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."