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  1. Top 10 movies to watch on Labor DayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... There has been no shortage of movies made on the dark heart of Hollywood, but this blacker-than-black comedy with Frank Whaley and Kevin Spacey still stands out for its cynicism. Norma Rae (Sally Field), a minimum-wage cotton mill worker and ...

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  2. 3 new comics added to a Daily ShowaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    In this July 29, 2015 file photo, Trevor Noah, host of the new "The Daily Show with Trevor Noah," poses for a portrait in Beverly Hills, Calif. The show has added three new comics to its rotating cast of correspondents; Ronny Chieng, Desi Lydic, from MTV's "Awkward" and Roy Wood Jr., a stand-up comic who participated in NBC's "Last Comic Standing" and Comedy Central's "Laugh Riots."

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  3. Who is the big winner in the "Summer of Trump" so far? Cable news ratingsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hot Air

    We're starting to see some confirmation of a phenomenon that Ed and I were discussing immediately after the first GOP debate. You can find any number of talking heads on cable news who really seem to despise Donald Trump and have an endless supply of comments about how he's ruining America, the democratic process or the Republican Party.

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  4. 5 of Stephen Colbert's Best Out of Character Moments Prior...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SFGate

    For nearly ten years, Stephen Colbert was known to the world almost exclusively as the faux-conservative character he played on his Comedy Central comedic news show, "The Colbert Report." The character ran so deep that most of Colbert's public appearances outside of the show involved him staying in that persona.

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  5. There's a New Art Reality TV Show for Us to HatewatchRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hyperallergic

    Just when you thought art-related reality TV programming couldn't get any worse it has! In October, Ovation TV will debut Art Breaker$ , a series devoted to the adventures of one Miller Gaffney and Carol Lee Brosseau - BFFs since they were 18, graduates of Sotheby's Institute, and " powerhouse dealers ." Or, as they identify themselves in the trailer, "the top art advisors in the country!" Who knew? The show promises to follow Gaffney and Brosseau - blondes with slight southern accents who can take a sidewalk in stilettos - as they tackle " some of their most challenging assignments ."

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  6. Unmasked, Stephen Colbert debuts Tuesday hosting 'Late Show'Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Daily Commercial

    Having split from cheeky Comedy Central a few blocks away, he will now hold court at old-guard CBS.

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  7. Revealed: Maurice Williamson's 'sexist' conference speechRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    "Sexist" jokes, comments about scantily clad women, and an audio clip that disparaged women and gay men were all part of Maurice Williamson's controversial speech at an IT conference last week, attendees say. The Pakuranga MP's MC spot at the New Zealand Esri Users Conference gala dinner at SkyCity last Tuesday had people of "both sexes were removing themselves from the room", one woman said.

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  8. Cate Blanchett Playing Lucile Ball In A Biopic Written By Aaron SorkinRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Externals

    This project sounds like the ultimate match made in heaven. Academy Award winning actress Cate Blanchett is set to play famed actress and comedian Lucille Ball in a biopic written by Aaron Sorkin.

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  9. East Ridge Stadium to be Demolished and ReplacedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WTVC

    In a new report, structural engineers have determined that East Ridge High School's Raymond James Stadium is "no longer safe, should not be occupied, and should be demolished." The condition of the stadium was reviewed by engineering firm March Adams & Associates on Monday and the home stands were deemed to be "questionable."

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  10. Comedy Central adds new comics to Trevor Noaha s a Daily ShowaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    In this July 29, 2015 file photo, Trevor Noah, host of the new "The Daily Show with Trevor Noah," poses for a portrait in Beverly Hills, Calif. The show has added three new comics to its rotating cast of correspondents; Ronny Chieng, Desi Lydic, from MTVA a a s A a A"AwkwardA a A and Roy Wood Jr., a stand-up comic who participated in NBCA a a s A a A"Last Comic StandingA a A and Comedy CentralA a a s A a A"Laugh Riots.A a A NEW YORK, N.Y. - Anticipating its relaunch with Trevor Noah as host later this month, Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" has added three new comics to its rotating cast of correspondents.

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  11. Comedy Central adds new comics to Noaha s a Daily ShowaRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    Anticipating its relaunch with Trevor Noah as host later this month, Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" has added three new comics to its rotating cast of correspondents. Ronny Chieng, who has spent the bulk of his comic career in Australia; Desi Lydic, who appeared in MTV's "Awkward"; and Roy Wood Jr., a stand-up comic who participated in NBC's "Last Comic Standing" and Comedy Central's "Laugh Riots" competition, are the new staff members.

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  12. Chaotic Khan family arrive in Bradford for week-long run of East is East dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Ayub Khan Din's semi-autobiographical play is at the Alhambra on a UK tour, following a hit West End run. Starring Pauline McLynn, who shot to fame as housekeeper Mrs Doyle in popular sitcom Father Ted and has also appeared in TV's Shameless and EastEnders, the comedy drama looks at British Asian life and the clash of cultures within a mixed race family growing up in Salford.

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  13. Feminist South ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The F-Word Blog

    The creators of this long-running cartoon are open about its wide-ranging offensiveness, but does it sometimes subvert dominant norms to illustrate the raw deal girls often get? Victoria Brewster considers the case South Park is one of my favourite television shows. For those not familiar with the programme, it is a low-quality animation following the lives of pre-pubescent children.

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  14. Colbert, Abrams to join forces for film festival fundraiserRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... discuss their works and creative influences. Colbert recently ended a long stint as host of "The Colbert Report" on Comedy Central and is scheduled to start next week as the new host of the "Late Show" on CBS. Abrams is a noted writer, director and ...

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  15. Is That Peggy Bundy? See Sofia Vergara's Married...With Children MakeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | People

    Al Bundy would approve of Sofia Vergara 's new look. The Modern Family star shared a photo of herself looking very much like her TV husband Ed O'Neall 's other famous TV wife.

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  16. Jimmy Kimmel is getting death threats from gamers and loving itRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Jimmy Kimmel is an affable enough guy: charismatic, funny, relatively upbeat. Yet he's getting death threats from an surprising crowd: gamers.

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  17. Hulu Will Finally Let You Stream Ad-Free - For A Small FeeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    If you thought you'd never get the song from that Swiffer commercial out of your head, fret no longer: Hulu HQ has some amazing news for binge-watchers everywhere. According to an announcement made earlier today, the streaming service will begin offering a commercial-free option to users.

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  18. Season 2 of Comedy Central's 'TripTank' Will Debut on September 25Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Cartoon Brew

    Comedy Central and Shadowmachine's crude animated short-form variety series TripTank has floated back to television with a new season. Returning Friday, September 25 and airing at midnight on both American coasts, Comedy Central's announcement of TripTank' s 10-episode second season promises to artistically stretch "just a little bit further through a variety of animation styles," including hand-drawn, stop-motion, and CGI.

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  19. 15 Musicians You Didn't Know Got Their Break From TVRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Stories

    We all know about the artists who broke out from American Idol, The Voice and The X Factor. Most are forgotten a couple years later.

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  20. Every Single One of Taylor Swift's A-List Guests on Her 1989 World TourRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Teen Vogue

    Taylor Swift's 1989 World Tour managed to be even more star-studded than the MTV Video Music Awards, which everyone who's anyone attends She brought out fellow song-of-the-summer contenders like Fetty Wap and Walk the Moon, the entire girl gang from "Bad Blood," half the cast of Friends , and America's very own sweetheart . Does Taylor Swift know everyone? It's quite likely.

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