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Stephen Colbert Offends Twitter, Inspires Hashtag #CancelColbert

The Colbert Report Twitter Account

A Stephen Colbert tweet has stirred up a Twitter storm demanding that the Comedy Central show be canceled, with the hashtag #CancelColbert. The offending tweet references a character on his show, Ching Chong Ding Dong: I am willing to show #Asian community I care by introducing the Ching Chong Ding Dong Foundation for Orientals of… Read more »

Psych Series Finale Features Cameos From Deon Richmond, Billy Zane And Val Kilmer

Psych Series Finale Has Oft-Mentioned Guest Stars

After eight seasons of faux psychic hijinks and goofball hilarity, USA Network’s ‘dramedy’ Psych aired its 121st and final episode “The Break-Up” this past Wednesday, bringing to an end the televised adventures of crime consultant/quasi-Sherlockian observational detective Shawn Spencer (played by James Roday) and his often reluctant partner Burton “Gus” Guster (played by Dule Hill)…. Read more »

American Horror Story Season Four Takes The ‘Freak Show’ To Florida

American Horror Story: Freak Show set in Florida

American Horror Story showrunner Ryan Murphy finally put an end to speculation concerning what the theme for season four of the relentlessly original FX anthology series via his Twitter Monday with the following tweet: AMERICAN HORROR STORY SEASON FOUR: pic.twitter.com/6OHYzGjPMd — Ryan Murphy (@MrRPMurphy) March 24, 2014 Writer Douglas Petrie had let it slip on… Read more »

‘World Theatre Day’ Celebrates Old Debate: Thespians Better For Camera?

World Theatre Day

For thespians and their fans, today is a day of celebration. March 27th is “World Theatre Day”! According to the New York City World Theatre Day Coalition, World Theatre Day was created back in 1961 by the International Theatre Institute. It is celebrated annually, on March 27th, by ITI Centres and international theater communities. Various… Read more »

The Price Is Right Trumps All Other Game Shows

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The Price is Right first aired back in 1956 and currently airs on CBS, making it the longest running game show in the history of television. The show was originally hosted by Bill Cullen. According to Wikipedia, Cullen hosted The Price Is Right until NBC decided to drop it when the ratings decreased. After The… Read more »

True Detective Makes a Bold Move For Emmys

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HBO’s True Detective was a massive eight-episode series that dominated cable television this January and February. By its very nature, the show is meant to be a short, self-contained series, with a new story, locations, and actors each season. In every definition of the word – a miniseries. But HBO made a bold choice this… Read more »

Sean Avery Cut From Dancing With The Stars, Says The Fix Was In

Sean Avery's Farewell Performance....

Former NHLer Sean Avery was voted off ABC’s popular reality show Dancing With The Stars after only two week of dancing. Avery and his professional dance partner, Karina Smirnoff, danced a salsa, to samba music for the week two episode of DWTS. Immediately after being voted off, Avery took to Twitter, and teased that he… Read more »

CSI Star Paul Guilfoyle Exiting Show After 14 Seasons

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Longtime CSI star Paul Guilfoyle, better known as Captain Jim Brass, announced that he is exiting the show, having featured in all 14 seasons since its creation. Paul Guilfoyle is not the only actor who has been with the show from the start. George Eads was also in the first episode. Guilfoyle’s final appearance is… Read more »

Maria Bartiromo Has New Show On Fox News On Sunday Mornings

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Maria Bartiromo, who left CNBC after 20 years to join Fox News, (as reported by The Inquisitr last month), has now been a given an additional show on Sunday mornings. As part of the tempting multi-million dollar package offered by Fox to entice Maria away she got her own stock market show on the Fox… Read more »

Pretty Little Liars: More Drama Set For Season 5

Pretty Little Liars Season 5

The Pretty Little Liars season finale left viewers feeling both excited and full of anxiety as the winter season ended with a bang, literally. Spoiler alert for those who haven’t seen the winter season finale of ABC Family‘s hit show, Pretty Little Liars, Alison (Sasha Pieterse) finally spills all to her friends about what exactly… Read more »

‘Sesame Street’ – New Muppet Teaches Cleanliness

Sesame Street New Muppet Raya

Since 1969, Sesame Street has been educating children in fun ways that are ever changing. Not only does this iconic show teach all the normal preschool lessons, such as counting and identifying colors and numbers, it also tackles more unique topics that are just as important as the basics. Spanish has always been high on… Read more »

‘The Walking Dead’ Spoilers: Season Finale Is Savage And Shocking

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The Walking Dead Season Finale episode entitled “A” will likely results in all the members of Rick’s group finding their way to Terminus. TWD spoilers indicate that Rick’s (Andrew Lincoln) path collides with that of a brutal group and once again winds up with a multitude of cuts and bruises. The “sheer brutality” Rick is… Read more »

Dallas: The Best Guilty Pleasure On Television Since, Well, Dallas

The young stars that are turning up the heat on Dallas

The original Dallas ran on CBS for 14 seasons, from 1978 until 1991. It was the best of the night-time soap genre, and had dozens of copy cats like Falcon Crest, as well as Knots Landing, a highly successful spin-off. Those 14 seasons saw the Ewing family back stabbing, cheating, stealing, divorcing, re-marrying, committing adultery… Read more »

Math Teacher Uses ‘Game Of Thrones’ Spoilers To Quiet Class

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Not only do Game of Thrones fans know to keep spoilers as far away from their ears as possible, the mere threat of revealing any can apparently keep an entire classroom in complete silence! According to an article on the Mirror, a math teacher in Belgium threatened to reveal Game of Thrones spoilers after threats… Read more »

Creationists Accuse ‘Cosmos’ Of Being Scientifically Unbalanced

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Creationists aren’t receiving the reboot of Carl Sagan’s Cosmos very well. In a Thursday interview with the Janet Mefferd Show, creationists group Answers In Genesis said that the show, currently hosted by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, lacks scientific balance. The creationists accuse the show and its host of being unfair to those who deny evolution…. Read more »

The Walking Dead To Air Reruns On Broadcast TV Minus The Gore

The Walking Dead Reruns MyNetwork

The Walking Dead is known for it’s over-the-top violence and gore. But with AMC announcing that their hit show will be airing on broadcast TV’s MyNetwork in the fall, the question of how much is too much will certainly be asked of the show. And according to the NY Daily News, the The Walking Dead… Read more »

Harley Quinn Makes A Surprise Appearance In ‘Arrow’ [VIDEO]

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Fans of the Batman franchise within DC Comics rejoiced with the latest episode of Arrow. One of the most well-known and respected Batman villains, Harley Quinn, made her debut on the television series. As reported by Screen Crush, there have been weeks of speculation of Harley Quinn’s possible involvement in Arrow. This included a picture… Read more »

Wheel of Fortune Lucky Guess Stuns Even Pat Sajak

Wheel of Fortune New Baby Buggy

Wheel of Fortune is just one of those shows that you either are really good at, or you just plain stink at. Well, one contestant named Emil proved that he’s just one of those lucky few who are really good. All Emil had to go from for his bonus round was that they were talking… Read more »

‘American Horror Story’ Season Four: A Carnival Ride

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Season four of American Horror Story will be set in a carnival, according to writer Douglas Petrie. Petrie, a guest on the Nerdist Writers Panel podcast, also said that, “It doesn’t have a title, but… that’s the idea. Very roughly, that’s the idea.” And do we really need any more than that to start conjuring… Read more »