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11 hrs ago | Washington Times

CURL: With Islamic State, 9/11 anniversary, Obama's incompetence is truly dangerous

On TV, incompetence is funny, sometimes hilarious. Jackie Gleason made a career of it on the old "Honeymooners" show; Tom Haverford is absurdly incapable on "Parks and Recreation"; and Michael Scott brought the Peter Principle to new heights in "The Office."

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Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Comedy

Fri Aug 29, 2014

TVLine

Items: Modern Family Adds Anders, Office Vet to B99 and More

* Patton Oswalt will guest-star on Battle Creek , CBS' upcoming drama from executive producers David Shore and Vince Gilligan .

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Ed Helms, Drama, Psych, Crime TV

Brighouse Echo

New term starts in school for laughs

Undated BBC Handout Photo from Big School. Pictured: Ms Baron , Miss Postern , Mr Church , Mr Gunn .

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Related Topix: Frances de la Tour, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, The Catherine Tate Show, Catherine Tate, Little Britain, David Walliams

ContactMusic.com

David Brent movie is almost a musical, says Ricky Gervais

Ricky Gervais explained that the new David Brent movie - which is set to be released in 2016 - is ''almost a musical''.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Extras, Ricky Gervais, Emmy Awards

Thu Aug 28, 2014

OhNoTheyDidnt

More B99 Season 2 Teasers

Ed Helms goes postal this fall as a special guest star in Brooklyn Nine-Nine's second season.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Ed Helms, Andy Samberg, Drama, The Closer, Kyra Sedgwick

Car and Driver

No Rebellion Girl: Dodge Launches "Don't Touch My Dart" Campaign, Watch them All Here

At some point in Dodge's recent history, somebody in creative had no real idea what to do with the company's vehicles, so presumably announced, "Hey! I got it! Let's just sell to flatbillers and middle-aged Harley riders!" Fist-bumps and high-fives presumably spread through Auburn Hills like wildfire.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, New Girl, Jake Johnson, Autos

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Exclusive: Brooklyn Nine-Nine Books The Office's Ed Helms

As of now, Helms is only slated to appear in the Fox's comedy's seventh episode, airing on Nov. 16, "but anybody who enters this world can come back," says co-creator and executive producer Dan Goor .

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, The Daily Show, Ed Helms

ContactMusic.com

Despite Emmy Snub, The Future is Bright for Netflix

We probably shouldn't read too much into Netflix's Emmy snub - its shows were up against stronger competition.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, House of Cards, Comedy, Extras, Ricky Gervais, Celebrities, Kevin Spacey

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Canada.com

Gracepoint latest U.S. remake of original U.K. TV shows

And if it's true that imitation is the sincerest form of television, as the late radio comedian Fred Allen once said, then it's only a matter of time before a successful popular U.K. TV show will get a North American redo.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Crime Movies, Cracker, Drama Movies, Prime Suspect, Reality TV, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama

New York Post

US television looks to Israel for ideas

From left: Clare Danes , Gabriel Byrne and Toni Collette were all inspired by shows from Israel.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, In Treatment, Celebrities, Gabriel Byrne, Comedy, Soap Opera

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Perez Hilton

What If Game Of Thrones Was Like The Office? It's Not Hard To Imagine! That's What She Said

We know it'd be Dwight's dream to have Dunder Mifflin become more like Game of Thrones , but since The Office has died , this video will have to do! One YouTube user created an opening sequence for a show called The Council Chamber that basically turned Game of Thrones into the American workplace comedy that we miss very dearly.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television

BroadwayWorld.com

Steve Carell Steps In for Zach Galifianakis in FREEHELD

Deadline reports that Steve Carell is taking over Zach Galifianakis's role in the upcoming drama FREEHELD .

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Related Topix: Crazy, Stupid, Love, Despicable Me 2, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Steve Carell, Julianne Moore

Zap2it.com

'True Blood's' Anna Camp lands 'The League' Season 6 role

"True Blood" actress Anna Camp is trading vampires for fantasy football. Zap2it can confirm Camp has booked a guest star appearance on the FXX comedy "The League."

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Related Topix: Pitch Perfect, The League, Entertainment, Television, The Mindy Project, Anna Camp, Comedy

The Times-Tribune

Sidenotes: Scranton bar makes 'best of' list, Benefit scheduled for Blakely girl

Downtown Scranton's Ale Mary's at The Bittenbender was recently included in Thrillist.com's "Pennsylvania's 10 Best Bars Outside of Philly" list.

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Related Topix: Scranton, PA, Blakely, PA, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Mifflin, PA, Life, Food, Bar-B-Q

Mon Aug 25, 2014

City of Las Vegas

2014 Vegas Valley Book Festival Oct. 16-18 Highlights

The 13th annual Vegas Valley Book Festival, to be held Oct. 16-18 in downtown Las Vegas and the Clark County Library at 1401 E. Flamingo Road, will bring together a wide variety of literary genres and cultural programs, with most events taking place at the Historic Fifth Street School at 401 S. Fourth St. The festival is expected to feature more ... (more)

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Las Vegas, NV, Arts, Poetry, Inglourious Basterds, Comedy, B.J. Novak

/film

The Newsroom Season 3 Teaser Trailer: Printing Aaron Sorkin's Final Script

Commenting Rules: Keep the conversation civil and on topic. If your comment does not add to the conversation, it will be removed.

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Related Topix: The Newsroom, Entertainment, Television, Email Spam, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, Comedy

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Philly.com

7 Days: Regional arts and entertainment

Holiday music You don't need to wait for Christmas to hear Handel's Messiah . Jason Tramm conducts the Great Auditorium Choir and Orchestra in the choral masterpiece, with soloists Monica Ziglar , soprano, Martha Bartz , mezzo-soprano, Ronald Naldi , tenor, and Justin Beck , bass-baritone, and organist Gordon Turk , at 7 p.m. in the Great ... (more)

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Orchestra, Big-Band, Ocean Grove, NJ, Comedy, Craig Robinson, Jazz, Movies

Sat Aug 23, 2014

NEWS.com.au

The five best Emmy Awards moments ever

NEIL Patrick Harris getting heckled and Michael Douglas making inappropriate jokes about Matt Damon ... these are just some of the best moments from TV's night of nights.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Neil Patrick Harris, Comedy

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Josh Groban Brings His Orchestral Tour To Mohegan Sun

This summer, singer-songwriter Josh Groban carved out two weeks for an orchestral tour of East Coast amphitheaters.

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Related Topix: Josh Groban, Vocal, Symphony, Arts, Comedy Movies, Camp, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Theater, Cary, NC, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Music

E! Online

Tina Fey's New Show, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Features...

Tina Fey 's new show Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt stars two of your favorite people - Ellie Kemper and Jane Krakowski - and is filming right now in the Big Apple.

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Related Topix: 30 Rock, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Ellie Kemper, Jane Krakowski

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