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‘Daily Show’ Redskins Segment Ends In Tears, Call To Police

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A recent taped interview segment for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart ended in tears and at least one phone call to the Metro Washington Police after a group of diehard Washington Redskins fans were confronted by Native Americans angry about the group’s support of the mascot, which by many is considered to be racist…. Read more »

Colin Farrell Confirmed For ‘True Detective’ Season 2

'True Detective' Season 2 lands Colin Farrell

It’s official. After much speculation, the cat’s finally out of the bag: Colin Farrell is confirmed for a role in Season 2 of True Detective, one of the most highly acclaimed series of the past year. The news came about in Farrell’s exclusive interview with The Sunday World. “I’m doing the second series. I’m so… Read more »

‘Today’ Fall Concert Series Announced

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The Today Fall Concert Series has been announced by the NBC News program, and it includes an amazing set of talents, according to industry blog TV Newser. The opening act on Tuesday (September 23) will be Kenny Chesney, performing on the number two morning show the same day his album The Big Revival is released… Read more »

‘The Vampire Diaries’ Season 6 Spoilers: Hot New Romances Ahead

First official The Vampire Diaries season 6 poster

Fans of The Vampire Diaries are waiting for the premiere of Season 6. The premiere episode, titled “I’ll Remember,” is less than two weeks away, and CW teased fans with what they can look forward to when the new season premieres. The CW Television Facebook page shared the first official Vampire Diaries promo poster earlier… Read more »

Al Jazeera America Strikes Back With Lawsuit Against Al Gore

Al Gore sues Al Jazeera ove Current TV sale

The Al Jazeera America network has been in the news as of late for lawsuits. The Inquisitr reported that the network sued AT&T back in 2013. Later on, Al Gore would get involved with them by slapping a lawsuit of his own, in which he blamed the network for committing fraud. There is more to… Read more »

‘American Horror Story: Freak Show’ Wants You To Design A Costume

American Horror Story: Freak Show Wants Fans to Design Costumes

American Horror Story fans are getting a chance to get in on the hype for Freak Show. FX is sponsoring an American Horror Story: Freak Show costume design contest to celebrate the launch of the 4th season of the show. The competition is looking for unusual, original, and freaky costumes inspired by the series, reports… Read more »

Pineapple Mystery In ‘How I Met Your Mother’ Solved

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How I Met Your Mother fans have been puzzling over the “pineapple mystery,” which began in Season 1 during the tenth episode. It’s been a running gag since that point, often being brought up with innuendo about what the pineapple may have been used for. In the tenth episode of Season 1, Ted wakes up… Read more »

‘Supergirl': Superman’s Cousin Soars Onto CBS In Live-Action Drama

The tale of Supergirl is coming to CBS. The new superhero series is bypassing the pilot phase, with CBS committing to the series up-front.

The tale of Supergirl is coming to CBS. The new superhero series is bypassing the pilot phase, with CBS committing to the series up-front. As Vulture explained, “CBS landed ['Supergirl'] after agreeing to a so-called series commitment, which means the network will have to pay… a massive financial penalty if it opts to back out… Read more »

‘Walking Dead’ Season 5 Teaser Released

Walking Dead Teaser Garners Speculation

The Walking Dead returns to television October 12, debuting it’s fifth season. The hit show has pulled in a wide audience, even attracting viewers who wouldn’t usually watch zombie movies or shows, with its engaging cast of characters and story lines that transcend the horror plot. Walking Dead isn’t just a show about shooting people… Read more »

MTV, Logo To Air Laverne Cox Documentary On Transgender Youth

Groundbreaking Transgender Actress Laverne Cox To Air MTV/Logo Documentary On Trans Youth

Orange Is The New Black actress Laverne Cox has announced a new documentary that highlights the lives of transgender youth in America. Cox, who made history as the first transgender person to be nominated for an Emmy in an acting category, originally made it known in April that a documentary was in the works and… Read more »

‘America’s Got Talent’ Winner Named: Spoilers Ahead!

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The winner of 2014’s America’s Got Talent has been announced and it is… not going to be revealed in the first sentence of this post, because that would be a major spoiler! Before the winner is revealed, though, we can talk about another piece of America’s Got Talent news that’s got fans buzzing: host Nick… Read more »

Darrell Hammond: New SNL Announcer Has A Very Familiar Voice

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Former Saturday Night Live cast member Darrell Hammond has been picked to be the new announcer for SNL following the passing of Don Pardo in August at the age of 96. Pardo had been SNL’s announcer since the late-night sketch show’s debut in 1975. Hammond’s new assignment was made official this morning by NBC. This… Read more »