real housewives amazon jill zarin alex mccord 'Real Housewives' Amazon gate: Alex McCord says Jill Zarin fights dirty The Dish Rag was one of the first to report that “Real Housewives of New York City’sJill Zarin and her associates had allegedly used fake names on to write positive reviews of her own book, “Secrets of a Jewish Mother,” bash those who had written negative reviews and pan books written by her enemies on the show.

Now, fellow New York City housewife, Alex McCord is weighing in on the controversy.

]]>told The Boston Herald. “I think it’s unethical. I think you don’t review your own book and you also don’t comment on other people’s reviews.” In fact, her and husband Simon van Kempen‘s parenting memoir, “Little Kids, Big City,” has apparently fallen victim to negative reviews, which fit the same pattern. McCord doesn’t seem surprised, though, that her costar might have resorted to such methods. “I will say that unfortunately,” says McCord. “Jill does kind of have a history of this. Whenever she perceives a fight, she fights back pretty dirty and that’s unfortunate.” Do you believe that Jill Zarin is behind Amazon-gate? Follow Zap2it and TheRealJethro on Twitter and Zap2it on Facebook for the latest celebrity news and buzz. Related: Jill Zarin Facebook blunder: ‘Real housewife’ congratulates Bethenny on a baby boy?
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