Articles Tagged ‘NBC’

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Olympic Viewing: NBC’s Poorly Timed Commercial

NBC says no offense was intended by a poorly timed promotional ad featuring a monkey on gymnastics rings that aired on the network directly following…



The Paul Reiser Show: Paul Reiser Back on TV

The “Mad About You” star, Paul Reiser is back on television. NBC announced that Reiser will star in the The Paul Reiser Show–playing himself. The…



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Dax Shepard: Dax Shepard Stars in Indie Film “The Freebie”

Dax Shepard has been taking a break from his usual comedic identity and delving into more dramatic roles. His latest project “The Freebie” is a…



Edwin Newman Dead: TV Correspondent Edwin Newman Dies

Edwin Newman, who served as an NBC newscaster for more than three decades, died Monday Aug. 13 at the age of 91. Newman died of…



Will Forte Leaving SNL: Will Forte Saying Goodbye to Saturday Night Live

After eight seasons, Will Forte is saying goodbye to Saturday Night Live. The New York Times reported on Thursday that Forte will no longer be…



Nothing But Net: R.I.P. My TiVo (Dec. 25, 2006 – May 21, 2010)

I lost a good friend a few weeks ago—my TiVo. And with it, I lost all interest in grounded, cable company-provided, coaxial cable-delivered television. I…