TV’s Top 100 Moments In 2011

Every year television produces hits and misses, moments that we talk about around the water cooler or post about on Facebook, standout interviews, embarrassing segments, departures and returns. In other words, TV contains everything in life – marriage, children, comedy, drama, reality – what Zorba the Greek referred to as “the full catastrophe.” In many […]

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And The New ‘Top Chef’ Is…

***SPOILER ALERT: DO NOT READ IF YOU DON’T WANT TO KNOW THE RESULTS OF WEDNESDAY’S “TOP CHEF” FINALE*** “Top Chef: Redemption Island All-Stars” has crowned a victor… Richard Blais won the title and the $200,000 Buitoni-furnished pot over Mike Isabella in Wednesday night’s “Top Chef” season finale. “I didn’t think I could do it,” a […]

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‘Top Chef’s Antonia: I Was Heartbroken

And then there were two. Last night Antonia Lofaso was eliminated from “Top Chef: All-Stars,” leaving Richard Blais and Mike Isabella to duke it out in next week’s finale. On a call Thursday, Antonia discussed her heartbreak over leaving the competition and why her cousin Mike rubbed her the wrong way. On where she watched […]

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‘Top Chef’ Preview: Will Blais Sink Or Swim?

The big question going into the “Top Chef: All-Stars” finale (March 30) isn’t who will win, but more precisely, can Richard fail? The season’s No. 1 contender has been despondent since Ellis Island, spouting self-loathing declarations like “I hate everything I do,” and letting Isabella to steal his glory. In a preview from tonight’s episode, […]

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‘Top Chef’s Carla Hall: I Self Sabotaged

With her “hootie hoo” spirit depleted from two grueling challenges in the Bahamas, Carla Hall was sent packing on Wednesday night’s “Top Chef: All-Stars.” On Thursday, we caught up with the D.C.-based caterer to discuss her new business plan, who she wants to see win in next week’s finale, and what inspired her to go […]

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Fabio Viviani: ‘Jersey Shore’ Cast Won’t Make It Out Of Italy Alive

Florence-born Fabio Viviani doesn’t think the cast of “Jersey Shore” stands a chance of survival when they head to his native country to shoot season 4. “They won’t make it out alive,” he jokes. “They’ll kill them all. “Snooki doesn’t belong to this planet,” he says.  “I think The Situation is gonna have a situation […]

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