TV Tapas: Should Women Who Aren’t Pregnant Get ‘Me-ternity’ Leave?

Should Women Who Don’t Have Children Get ‘Me-ternity’ Leave? (‘The View’) Random Thoughts… Still reeling from Sunday’s “Game of Thrones.” With all the deaths and other big ol’ moments, it really feels like they’re stepping on the gas pedal. That’s not a complaint. Free Million-Dollar Idea: “Breakdancing with the Stars.” You’re welcome, ABC. Are you […]

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Josh Jackson Tells ‘Fringe’ Fans to Brace Themselves for a ‘Satisfying’ Finale

After tonight, the 100th episode, two-hour series finale of Fox’s “Fringe” will be in the books, and you’ll have to find some other immersing diversion to occupy your Friday evenings.  Knitting, perhaps?  What about making your very own “Fringe” action figurines and using your smartphone to imagine Olivia and Peter’s next steps, which showrunner Joel […]

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‘CSI’ Has Lowest-Rated Finale Ever

By Marisa Guthrie LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – U.S. network Fox easily won Thursday with the “American Idol” results show and “Bones,” averaging a 4.8 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 16.2 million viewers from 8-10 p.m. “Idol” (6.2, 21.5 million) was down 2 percent week-to-week. But “Bones” (3.3, 10.9 million) won the 9 p.m. […]

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‘The Hills’ Goes Off – And So Does Spencer Pratt

A funny thing happened to me before last night’s star-studded event at the Roosevelt Hotel tributing the conclusion of MTV’s long-running nighttime soap, ‘The Hills.’ What happened? I arrived early, before any of the other journalists, and I ran into the show’s controversial, notoriously volatile one-time bad boy star, Spencer Pratt. As on the show […]

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Stephanie Pratt’s ‘Hills’ Farewell: ‘It’s Been Fun To Play Dumb’

Tonight, ‘The Hills‘ limps to its series finale, a shadow of its former self.  The show’s protagonist Lauren Conrad bolted a year ago.  The villains Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt disappeared midway through this season, after her plastic surgery, his angry mysticism and the lawsuit they filed against one of the show’s producers rendered them […]

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’24’ Finale Keeps the World Safe For Action TV

By FRAZIER MOORE AP Television Writer NEW YORK — Of all the hardship and punishment suffered by counter-terrorist agent Jack Bauer, none could match the indignity awaiting him. Monday night, he must conclude his ‘24‘ career in the shadow of another series finale airing the night before – the feverishly hyped and anticipated ‘Lost.’ During […]

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‘Fringe’ Finale Promises ‘Payoffs All Over The Place’

This week on Fox’s ‘Fringe‘ (Thursday at 9/8c), the conclusion of the two-part season finale will turn the worlds, plural, on their ear as Walter, Olivia et al continue their mission to pluck Peter out of the alternate universe and hopefully – hopefully! – return en masse to the Andrew Jackson-honoring reality they call home. […]

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