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  1. Hayden Panettiere and Christina Aguilera perform 'Lady Marmalade' on 'Lip Sync Battle'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | UPI

    Matt LeBlanc, who played Joey Tribbiani on "Friends," said he was so "burnt out" after the NBC sitcom ended he "almost had a nervous breakdown." LOS ANGELES, Feb. 8 -- Liza Weil has confirmed that she will be reprising her role of Paris Geller as part of Netflix's upcoming revival of "Gilmore Girls" NEW YORK, Feb. 7 -- Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson appeared as their "Zoolander" characters Derek Zoolander and Hansel on this weekend's edition of "Saturday Night Live."


  2. Successful aging: If the Super Bowl can embrace 50, why cana t you?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | LA Daily News

    Q The first day after turning 50, I looked in the mirror and noticed some drooping around my neck and some lines on my face. I thought, “Is this the beginning of the end?” I know I am in the back end of life and wonder what the front end is going to be like.


  3. Matt LeBlanc nearly had nervous breakdown after 'Friends'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | UPI

    The 48-year-old actor opened up about his years-long retreat from the spotlight in an interview with the Mirror . LeBlanc gained worldwide recognition as Joey Tribbiani on the NBC sitcom, but was quietly dealing with a collapsed marriage and a sick daughter.


  4. The Monkees announce 50th anniversary tour, and new LPRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Boing Boing

    It's hard to believe that fifty years ago, The Monkees' television series premiered. The band is often denigrated as phony, but I don't care.


  5. Samantha Bee's 5 best 'Daily Show' momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Samantha Bee holds the coveted title of the longest tenured correspondent on The Daily Show . The comedian started in 2003 and worked through April 2015, only leaving to begin her new show, Full Frontal With Samantha Bee , which premieres Monday at 10:30 p.m. ET on TBS.


  6. Sudbury Burlesque goes nerdyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Northern Life

    Are you a fan of Star Trek or comic books? Would you fit right in on the TV show The Big Bang Theory? If so, you'll probably enjoy Sudbury Burlesque's latest show, Talk Nerdy To Me, which is inspired by nerd pop culture. The event, which includes dinner and a show, takes place at the Steelworkers Hall starting at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 12 and 13. Sexy burlesque attire and costumes are encouraged.


  7. NATIONAL: Bernie Sanders appears on 'Saturday Night Live' with Larry DavidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Jewish Journal

    This Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 photo provided by NBC shows, Larry David, left, and Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, introducing musical guest The 1975 on the "Larry David" episode of "Saturday Night Live," in New York. Sanders made a cameo appearance on "Saturday Night Live" three days before the New Hampshire primary, appearing in a skit with host David, the comic who has done a dead-on impersonation of him.


  8. Best Super Bowl Ads of 2016: Worth the money? Expert weighs inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WPBF

    With Super Bowl ads costing as much as $5 million dollars for a 30-second spot -- advertisers are under a lot of pressure to get it right. Sports marketing expert Andy O'brien with the Nicklaus Companies talks about some of the winning ads from Super Bowl 50. WPBF.COM.


  9. Getting "Ghosted" Has Hilarious New Meaning in Logo's New Sketch Comedy Gay Skit HappensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Yes, Logo is home to the American treasure RuPaul's Drag Race but it's also home to some great sketch comedy too. In fact, Logo's previous sketch show, The Big Gay Sketch Show is where Saturday Night Live star Katie McKinnon got her start.


  10. 'Scandal' Adds Ricardo Chavira and Annabeth Gish for Season 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | BuddyTV

    Scandal is gearing up for the second half of season 5 with two prominent actors joining the cast in recurring roles. Ricardo Chavira and Annabeth Gish will both appear in multiple episodes when the Shonda Rhimes drama returns on February 11. Chavira is best known for playing Carlos Solis on ABC's Desperate Housewives .


  11. Bernie Sanders makes 'SNL' appearance with Larry DavidRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | KLTV Tyler

    Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders made a cameo appearance on "Saturday Night Live" three days before the New Hampshire primary, appearing in a skit with host Larry David, the comic who has done a dead-on impersonation of him. The NBC comedy show resisted the temptation to have the Vermont U.S. senator appear next to David as he was playing him, however. 14 comments

  12. 'SNL' Recap: Bernie Sanders Joins Larry DavidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | NBC San Diego

    But first David began his "SNL" monologue as host with the signature laid-back, self-deprecating style that has made the "Seinfeld" co-creator a household name. David said he was shocked he was a host when he considers himself more of a guest, and never a good one.


  13. KFC's Super Bowl ad has a new comic as Colonel SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Jim Gaffigan, a stand-up comedian with a Comedy Central show, put on a trimmed white goatee and mustache to portray the colonel in KFC's new ad. Gaffigan is taking the reins from Norm Macdonald, an actor and former "Saturday Night Live" star, who portrayed the Colonel in several KFC ads over the past few months.


  14. Matt LeBlanc: I Almost Had a Nervous Breakdown After FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Destin

    Ending a hit TV show can be a daunting thing. For a lot of actors it means trying to find new roles to take their careers to the next level, but for Matt LeBlanc , the last thing he wanted after Friends went off the air was to see more cameras.


  15. New co-host Matt LeBlanc challenges Stephen Mangan to a duel, on Top GearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | IcNetwork

    New Top Gear co-host Matt LeBlanc has challenged his Episodes co-star Stephen Mangan to a Top Gear duel. Top Gear fans were taken by surprise when the show's new host, Chris Evans, announced that Friends star LeBlanc would be his co-presenter when the rebooted show launches in May.LeBlanc, known for playing Friends' loveable Joey Tribbiani, is no stranger to Top Gear, having appeared on the last incarnation of the show twice.


  16. Bill Murray in MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | The Weekly Standard

    ... much of what she was saying through a thick Spanish accent-but she always got off the elevator laughing. Successful comedy is often a function to how long it takes an audience to tell when an actor is being funny or being serious. When it works, the ...


  17. Pope Calls for Tolerance, Loving Gestures, in Final MassRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    Pope Francis and hundreds of others distributed communion to the hundreds of thousands gathered on the Ben Franklin Parkway Sunday. Hundreds of thousands of pilgrims gathered in the heart of Philadelphia to watch as Pope Francis culminates his historic visit to the United States by celebrating Mass and talking once again about the importance of the family - the theme of the World Meeting of Families event that brought him to the country for the first time.


  18. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Sparkle in Golden Globes PromoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2013 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... old!" exclaims Poehler. To the relief of both, it does. Lucky for viewers, both were nominated in the best actress TV comedy category (Fey for "30 Rock" and Poehler for "Parks and Recreation"), which should offer up endless comedic fodder on the ...


  19. 2-8-16 Tom Bauerle Show Hour 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    News radio 930 WBA. And yeah. And welcome to the new yeah new opportunities for business.


  20. Hell - Tonight on TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2010 |

    Perhaps we're doomed. Reality "competition" shows have reproduced and mutated to leave us with a frightening Tuesday night lineup.