Can’t Stop Watching: Top 3 TV Series Moments of 2013, What’s Hot/Not & More

So much has happened this past year and like many headlines, my year was filled with laughs and cries, yet I’m still here and very grateful (doesn’t that sound like a pulpit testimony?). Hey, the way I see it, we survived 2012 and will apparently make it out of 2013 OK, too.

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‘Scandal’s’ Guillermo Diaz & Katie Lowes Call Midseason Finale a ‘Jacked Up Thrill Ride’

Last week, “Scandal” fans were shocked by the revelation that Olivia’s mother, Maya, was a terrorist. But the most haunting moments were Huck torturing Quinn by pulling out her teeth. The dental duo, Guillermo Diaz and Katie Lowes, shared what it was like to film the intense scenes, how this week’s midseason finale will top it, and […]

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‘Scandal’: Blood Will Tell

It will be tough for the midseason finale of “Scandal” to be more shocking this episode. There were huge, genuinely surprising plot twists, the most frightening scene of dental torture since “Marathon Man,” and an uncomfortable sex scene. Best of all, the episode finally put a fork in the word “YOLO.” [xfinity-record-button id=”7006536282234113112″ program_type=”series”] How […]

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Can’t Stop Watching: ‘Scandal’s’ Mama Pope Is No Joke, Shonda Rhimes’ Book Deal & More

“Scandal” was something else last night! And Olivia Pope’s mother, Maya Lewis, is serious. She’s being kept in a maximum security facility that resembles something Hannibal Lecter was caged in during “The Silence of the Lambs.” Apparently her husband, who she calls Eli, but the secretive B-613 knows him as Rowan, felt her actions warranted […]

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‘Scandal’: The President Has Serious Game

This week’s “Scandal” showed that, like the rest of us, Olivia Pope has seen “The Notebook.” It also highlights one of the show’s dominant themes: the fantasy of an idealized “Cosby Show” domesticity, which none of the characters have ever achieved. Every time one of them gets close, he or she consciously or unconsciously does […]

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