Fox Analysts Says Remarks About Palin A Joke

NEW YORK — Two Fox News analysts say that their comments about going easy on fellow Fox employee Sarah Palin were a joke. Fox’s Greg Gutfeld and Bob Beckel both say they weren’t serious when discussing Palin on Wednesday’s edition of “The Talk,” the network’s summer replacement for Glenn Beck. Ethics Complaint Against Sarah Palin […]

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MTV Adds Social Activism Category To VMAs

(Reuters) – MTV on Thursday said it has added a new category highlighting social activism to its popular Video Music Awards show after seeing an influx of artists exploring self-worth and other issues in their music. The category of “Best Video With a Message” will honor artists and music videos that featured a positive message […]

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Steve Carell ‘Laughing Stock’ at Showtime

Showtime delivered some 2012 programming announcements to TV critics Thursday in Los Angeles, where Showtime’s president of entertainment David Nevins made his presentation to the press. First up is news on Steve Carell’s first post-“Office” TV gig: Carell is teaming up with David Steinberg to executive produce a new interview series called “Laughing Stock.” The […]

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‘Top Model’ Lines Up All-Star Cycle 17

“America’s Next Top Model” has lined up its first ever “super-smized” All-Star cast for Cycle 17 (Sept. 14). Competitors include the memorable transgender hopeful Isis King (Cycle 11), Shannon Stewart (Cycle 1), and Brittany Brower (Cycle 4), among other towering beauties. Joining Tyra Banks, André Leon Talley and Nigel Barker at the judges’ table are […]

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Y&R’s Michelle Stafford to Guest Star on The CW’s ‘Ringer’

The CW’s new show “Ringer” is becoming a must-see show for daytime soap fans. The drama stars Sarah Michelle Gellar who was the original Kendall on “All My Children” before she became “Buffy the Vampire Slayer.” Another “All My Children” alumnus, Justin Breuning, who will reprise his role as Jamie Martin for several episodes before […]

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Lawmakers: Piers Morgan Should Discuss Hacking

By DAVID STRINGER Associated Press LONDON (AP) — CNN’s star interviewer Piers Morgan, a former tabloid newspaper editor, faced calls Thursday to return to Britain to explain what he knows about the country’s phone hacking scandal – though a key Parliamentary committee said it won’t formally demand that he testify. Heather Mills, the ex-wife of […]

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