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  • Blogs

    May 22, 2012

    Philip Seymour Hoffman's Tony Competition Susses Him Out

    High-octane British actor James Corden, above (One Man, Two Guvnors) is deemed to be the biggest threat to Philip Seymour Hoffman as far as Tony award competition goes. But Corden adores his rival.

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2011

    Michael Psilakis to Star in No Kitchen Required, a Man vs. Wild-Like Food TV Show

    Michael Psilakis, chef/owner of FishTag, is going to be jumping into some new culinary terrain. Literally. Eater reports that BBC America is launching a television program called No Kitchen Required, which will be "a culinary competition" in which three chefs get dropped by helicopter into unfamilia ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2011

    The Little Britain Guys' New Show Has Taken Off

    ​Matt Lucas and David Walliams delighted us with the British TV hit Little Britain, a sketch revue show in which they played delusional characters like Bubbles, Vicki Pollard, and Anne, who manipulated people with their wiles, quirks, and bullshit. Well, Lucas and Walliams just came back in C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2010

    John Lennon's Death, the 30th Anniversary: How the Internet Is Coping

    via onlinemusicnews.wordpress​Today marks the 30th anniversary of the death of John Lennon. He was infamously murdered by Mark David Chapman in New York City on December 8, 1980. This anniversary, people all over the world and the Web are mourning in different ways. Here are a few of our favor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2009

    Why Top Gear Made Me Hate My Country Last Night

    [Photo: Jeremy Clarkson, from Top Gear's US website.]For our European readers, this item will only confirm your worst assumptions about Americans as myopic idiots who have no idea what is going on in the rest of world.As for our readers here in the USA: we are myopic idiots who have no idea what is ... More >>

  • Film

    August 7, 2007
  • Screens

    April 18, 2006

    Girls vs. Boys

    Two gender-specific cable networks undergo extreme hormone therapy

  • Screens

    December 13, 2005

    Screen Gems

    Tivo alerts, anchors aweigh: Favorite moments from the year when TV went topsy-turvy

  • Books

    December 21, 2004

    Abridge This!

    Audioshave: What sort of book could be cut in half without losing a certain something?

  • Art

    November 30, 2004

    Screen Gems

    The year in TV: Another season, a smattering of reasons for tuning in amid all the mediocrity

  • Art

    October 5, 2004
  • Art

    August 10, 2004

    Cruelty Begins at Home

    British sitcom gives fresh meaning to the banality of evil with beautician on the warpath

  • News

    May 18, 2004
  • News

    April 20, 2004
  • Art

    March 23, 2004

    The Urge to Purge

    Television's many cleaning experts poke their noses into other people's beloved trash

  • Art

    February 10, 2004

    My Big Fat Obnoxious Prank

    The Lawless and Ever Expanding World of Hidden-Camera TV

  • Art

    December 23, 2003

    The Pleasure Channel

    The Year in TV

  • Art

    November 11, 2003

    My Brilliant Career

    Life-swapping your way into a new reality

  • Art

    June 10, 2003

    Heel Thyself

    Saving Souls Through Fashion

  • Art

    April 1, 2003

    Queen for a Night

    Gay Hosts Undermine Talk Show Macho

  • Theater

    March 26, 2002