By now it’s pretty clear that Jordan is just a wee bit opinionated when it comes to the way other people live their lives. So, when Joi decided to peace out of Portland on tonight’s “Real World,” nobody was surprised he had a problem with it. Heck, we didn’t even get it. Joi was not happy about having to work 15 hours per week — especially since she got paid more at her old job — but, seriously, there are far worse things than scooping yogurt to pay your rent.
In the MTV.com “After Show” clip below, Jordan expands on why he was so disappointed with Joi’s decision to fly the coop. “I felt like this was an opportunity that you’ll never get again…and you just want to throw it away?” he tells Jessica, who (gasp!) agrees. “I know it is not my place to get mad at anyone else’s decisions, but…she wants a lot of things that this experience could help her with.”
Ultimately, Jess says she was less concerned with Joi leaving than the idea of a stranger taking her place. “I was like, ‘OH GOD…who is my new roommate gonna be? I was so freaked out,’” she recalls. If only she knew then what she knows now…
Batten down the hatches, because Hurricane Nia has entered the building.
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