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Saturday Aug 30 | The Oregonian

TV Rewind: 2014 Emmys; debate over 'The Sopranos' finale; 2014 Fall TV returning shows...

The week's TV news included Oregon native Ty Burrell winning an Emmy; more debate about the fate of Tony at the end of "The Sopranos"; and the cancellation of A&E's "Longmire."

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Drama, Modern Family, Ty Burrell, James Gandolfini, Longmire, Movies

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The New York Observer

Cut to Black: Thoughts on Series Finales

David Chase recently caused what can only be called a large scale social panic by subtly hinting that Tony Soprano did not die in the series finale of The Sopranos.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Breaking Bad

Salt Lake Tribune

Scott D. Pierce: Five things I really hate about television

Except for the parts that I hate. And there are several things that are annoying the heck out of me right now.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Short, Comedy Movies, Er, Drama Movies, ER, Soap Opera, Celebrities, George Clooney, James Gandolfini

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Washington Post

How should we treat authorial intent?

Over at Vox, my friend Todd VanDerWerff has a good primer on the critical concept of authorial intent , the idea that what a creator of a work thinks about what they have put out into the world ought to guide our interpretation of it.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Scandal, US Politics, US News

KXVO

Artists for Trauma and Rhythm and Joy Festival showcase the power of art

Having greater amounts of yellow pigment in your eyes could boost your ability to see distant objects in hazy conditions, a new study reports.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television

Chicago Sun-Times

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In telling this story and exploring its meanings, Harris' well-crafted film uses interviews with a number of historians and black photographers.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Entertainment, Drama, Television

RollingStone

'Sopranos' Creator David Chase Refutes 'Tony Is Alive' Comment

It's considered one of the most divisive finales in television history: Tony Soprano sitting at a restaurant table with his family, Journey blasting, when suddenly the screen goes black.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, James Gandolfini

Mediaite.com

Concha: Tony Not Dying Was the Only Sensible Sopranos 'Ending'

The night was June 10, 2007, a Sunday evening when millions at home simultaneously thought their cable went out when David Chase 's masterpiece of an HBO show suddenly went black just as Tony Soprano sees his daughter enter Holsten's Diner for an informal family dinner.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Bruce Willis, Blues, Entertainment, Drama, Television, James Gandolfini

KXVO

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are married

The Sopranos has been celebrated for its ambiguous series finale, which left the fate of mob boss Tony Soprano unknown.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Action Movies, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Celebrities, Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Emmy Awards

MTV

'The Sopranos' And 7 Other TV Endings That Killed Us With Questions

SPOILER ALERT : We're about to talk about a lot of different television shows, and how they ended.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Breaking Bad

The Post-Standard

'Friends' reunion; Hello Kitty is not a cat; Tony Soprano's fate still in debate: AM Buzz

A Hello Kitty plush toy from the Sanrio brand's collegiate collection is pictured wearing a Syracuse University shirt and an orange bow.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Life, Hello Kitty, Hobbies, Friends, Comedy, Celebrities, Lisa Kudrow, Jennifer Aniston

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Gawker

Tony Soprano Lives On in Our Hearts, Also on The Sopranos

Don't let the headline fool you: This VOX article on David Chase is about a lot more than just explaining the obvious meaning of the ending to his ancient show called The Sopranos .

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television

Contra Costa Times

DVDs: Midlife relationship films ho-hum, ho-hummer

It's clear writer/director Nicole Holofcener wanted to make an urbane feature about middle-aged love with a little of the "Seinfeld" flair.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Seinfeld, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Health, Medicine, Massage Therapy, Drama, James Gandolfini

Daily Mail

Sopranos creator David Chase reveals fate of Tony Soprano

The sun finally comes out for Burning Man: Revelers dry off after rain delays opening of wild desert festival 'We MISS Charity': Friends and teachers of fraudster, 34, who pretended to be a 15-year-old high school student say they want her to come back 'Please release my child': Mother of US journalist paraded by ISIS executioner makes desperate TV ... (more)

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Breaking Bad

NJ.com

Tony Soprano not dead, says David Chase

Did Tony Soprano really die at the end of "The Sopranos"? It's a question fans of the Jersey-set HBO gangster series and the late actor James Gandolfini have been debating for years.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, James Gandolfini

Tue Aug 26, 2014

KCTV5

66th Primetime Emmy Awards

Breaking Bad and Modern Family won big at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday night in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: MTV Video Music Awards, Music!, Entertainment, Drama, Television, James Gandolfini

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Star Online

It's time the Emmy starts considering The Simpsons as more than just an animated series.

WHAT if Lucille Ball competed with Julia Louis-Dreyfus for a best actress in a comedy Emmy? Or if The Sopranos took on Game Of Thrones for best drama? We thought we'd let our imagination run wild and create our Ultimate Emmys.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Drama, Celebrities, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, The Wire

KCTV5

Strong California quake causes injuries, damage

The largest earthquake to hit the San Francisco Bay Area in 25 years sent scores of people to hospitals, ignited fires, damaged multiple historic buildings in California's wine country on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Entertainment, Drama, Television, James Gandolfini

People

Zach Braff Is 'Exhausted' from His Broadway Run

Zach Braff says he had a blast making his debut on the Great White Way in Bullets Over Broadway , but as the show comes to an end this weekend, he admits that all that dancing and singing night after night has worn him out.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Bullets Over Broadway, Crime Movies, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Vincent Pastore

CNET News.com

The Emmys and online shows: Yup, as stodgy as you'd think

Netflix made headlines last year at the Emmy television awards, but a deeper look shows the awards are no faster to recognize online programming than they were for cable.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, TV, Electronics, The Larry Sanders Show, Comedy, Drama

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