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16 min ago | FOX19 Cincinnati

The TV haircuts that changed our lives

When Charlie's Angels premiered in 1976, star Farrah Fawcett had no way of knowing that her wispy tresses would be copied by women well into the '80s.

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Related Topix: Charlie's Angels, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, Farrah Fawcett, Friends, Jennifer Aniston, Felicity

1 hr ago | Washington Times

Got a beef with television? Why not sue somebody?

How does this suit you? Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives say they want to sue President Barack Obama.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, The Colbert Report, Entertainment, Television

2 hrs ago | Worcester News

Craig Charles bares his funk and soul to crowd at Nozstock

CRAIG Charles may currently be best known for his portrayal of cabbie Lloyd Mullaney or as Dave Lister in Red Dwarf, but many forget about his other passion for and life in the music scene.

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Related Topix: Red Dwarf, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Craig Charles

6 hrs ago | Popsugar.com

Kerry Washington, Viola Davis, & Ellen Pompeo Welcome You to Shondaland

Shonda Rhimes has taken over Thursday nights on ABC, if not all of television. The showrunner is about to have three of her shows dominating a three-hour block, which include Scandal , Grey's Anatomy , and How to Get Away with Murder .

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Related Topix: Grey's Anatomy, Scandal, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Kerry Washington, Ellen Pompeo

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Genesee Country Express

Top Moments: Sharknado 2 Bites Off More Buzz, Bachelorette's Awkward Sex Talk

How else to explain his awful moves once he gets a slight taste of power as HOH? The highlight of Zach's stupidity comes at the nomination ceremony, where he compares alliance member Christine to notorious Season 14 floater Jenn and calls Nicole a "fruit loop dingus."

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Related Topix: Entertainment, The Block, Television, NBC Nightly News, The Colbert Report

ElmLeaves

August comedy guide for the Chicago suburbs

Get into to some funny business all month long with our guide to comedy events in suburban Chicago.

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Related Topix: Chicago, IL, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Club, St. Charles, IL, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Tonight Show

The News Tribune

For 'The Killing,' closure is less than thrilling

Many less beset and troubled shows have been canceled without benefit of conclusion or coda over the years, but shifts in viewer expectation, coupled with the recent rise of streaming services and platform migration, make all things possible.

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Related Topix: The Killing, Entertainment, Television, Mireille Enos, Joel Kinnaman, Emmy Awards

Brandon Sun

New Kelsey Grammer-Martin Lawrence series 'Partners' not getting much promotion

There's a new TV series premiering in early August starring two of the biggest names in comedy.

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Related Topix: Frasier, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Cheers, Martin, Martin Lawrence, Celebrities, Kelsey Grammer

Daily Mail

TOWIE: James Argent Lydia with the famous Sex And The City heels

'I'm ready whenever you are': Arg once again declares his love for Lydia Bright as he presents her with famous Sex And The City Manolo Blahnik heels on TOWIE The season finale of The Only Way Is Essex saw Arg seek forgiveness from Lydia Bright with a romantic gesture that saw him rewarded with kisses from his ex-girlfriend.

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Related Topix: Sex and the City, Entertainment, Drama, Television

NBC Philadelphia

Klum, Fallon Roll Out on "Tonight"

Heidi Klum and Jimmy Fallon form a human wheel and roll through the Tonight Show studio before trying it German style.

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Related Topix: Project Runway, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Celebrities, Heidi Klum, Hot Chicks, Jimmy Fallon

Examiner.com

Batman's 75th Anniversary

In the late 1930's, comic books were emerging as a cheap form of printed entertainment for Depression era readers.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Batman, Thriller, Crime Movies, Family, Action Movies, Adventure, Entertainment, Television, Children TV, Animated TV, The Batman, The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises

Wed Jul 30, 2014

News 4 Jax

Tortoise killing participant faces new unrelated charge

A Clay County teen who made national news for her part in the recorded torture and killing of a tortoise is now facing new charges of committing a sex crime.

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Related Topix: Clay County, FL, Prison, Orange Park, FL, Entertainment, Television

The Wichita Eagle

Kristen Bell gets back to her 'Hair' roots

This image released by Davidson & Choy Publicity shows, from left, Adam Shankman, Benjamin Walker, Kristen Bell, and Hunter Parrish during a rehearsal for the musical "Hair."

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Related Topix: Veronica Mars, House of Lies, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Kristen Bell, Hot Chicks, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, Weeds, Benjamin Walker

Paradise Post

'Big Bang Theory' production delayed over contract impasse

CBS is delaying production on "The Big Bang Theory" -- which was supposed to begin Wednesday -- as five main cast members still don't have contracts.

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Related Topix: The Big Bang Theory, Entertainment, Television, Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Hot Chicks, Kaley Cuoco

Myrtle Beach Online

What's the greatest sitcom? Ohio author ranks them in new book

It's one thing to argue whether "Seinfeld" is the greatest sitcom ever, as writer Martin Gitlin claims in his new book.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Drama, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Celebrities, Mary Tyler Moore, The Andy Griffith Show, Green Acres

This is Local London

Kirstie Alley's sitcom dropped

The Cheers actress starred in the comedy as Broadway star Madison "Maddie" Banks, whose life is turned upside down when she's reunited with the son she'd given up at birth.

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Related Topix: Cheers, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Rhea Perlman

This is Local London

Billy Bob Thornton plans more TV

Billy Bob Thornton has revealed he wants another TV role - and he'd love a part in The Big Bang Theory.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Billy Bob Thornton, The Big Bang Theory

Switched

Justin Bieber And Orlando Bloom Maybe, Possibly Just Had The Lamest Fight Ever

You know those fights in baseball where everyone rushes out onto the field and then just sorta gives each other dirty looks for a little while? Well, here's one that might be even lamer -- the supposed fight between Orlando Bloom and Justin Bieber that went viral Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Spain, World News, Nirvana, Grunge, The Osbournes, Reality TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Billboard

Larry David to Launch Citi Comedy Series in L.A.

Larry David speaks onstage during the "Clear History" panel discussion at the HBO portion of the 2013 Summer Television Critics Association tour - Day 2 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 25, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California.

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Related Topix: Soap Opera, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Entertainment, Television, Larry David, Beverly Hills, CA, Los Angeles, CA, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Seinfeld

USA Today

Triumph the insult comic dog is back, with Jack

The notoriously hostile Chicago hot dog stand was where Jack McBrayer, aka NBC Page Kenneth Parcell from 30 Rock , and Trumph, the insult comic dog puppet with the Eastern European accent, first joined forces.

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Related Topix: 30 Rock, Entertainment, Television, Jack McBrayer

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