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  • Awards season: Something to tweet about

    Awards season: Something to tweet about
    Awards season starts Wednesday with the People's Choice Awards on CBS. Then it's on to the Golden Globes Sunday on NBC and the SAG Awards Jan. 18 on TBS and TNT. Awards season is a grand time for tweeting by the celebrities. We'll suggest some you...
  • Review: Funny and female define 'Broad City'

     Review: Funny and female define 'Broad City'
    Every so often the question is raised as to whether women can be funny, usually because some old gasbag with a finger on the pulse of the past has declared that they cannot. It is hard to know what to do with such a ridiculous question given how often...
  • 'Broad City' brings female misadventures to male-oriented Comedy Central

    'Broad City' brings female misadventures to male-oriented Comedy Central
    NEW YORK — Late one evening in June, Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer are outlining an episode for their Comedy Central series, "Broad City," when their conversation turns to Superman — specifically, which incarnation of the Man of Steel is...
  • TV Picks: 'Sherlock,' 'Powerpuff Girls,' Comedy Central comedies

    TV Picks: 'Sherlock,' 'Powerpuff Girls,' Comedy Central comedies
    "Sherlock" (PBS, Sundays). Wreathed in the glory that is Benedict Cumberbatch's current status as an international sex symbol -- "The Thinking Woman's Crumpet," he has been called, in the land of crumpets -- comes the third season of Mark Gatiss and...
  • George Clooney puts Tina Fey on notice after Golden Globes joke

    George Clooney puts Tina Fey on notice after Golden Globes joke
    Color us delighted if the next faux Hollywood feud is between George Clooney and Tina Fey. Clooney is doing the rounds for appearing in the Oscar-nominated lost-in-space flick "Gravity" and sitting as producer on "August: Osage County," which received...
  • On Seth, Johnny and the straight man

    On Seth, Johnny and the straight man
    In his occasionally salacious but richly layered biography of Johnny Carson, Henry Bushkin (Carson's longtime lawyer, compadre and acolyte) describes a party in 1979, at the home of Gina and Henry Mancini. The guests included Jack Lemmon, Gene Kelly,...
  • Mindy Kaling's cool with her Elle magazine cover, 'ya pervs'

    Mindy Kaling's cool with her Elle magazine cover, 'ya pervs'
    Mindy Kaling has slammed the lid down on the brouhaha surrounding her Elle magazine cover, one of four shots featuring different ladies for the mag's Women in TV Issue. And she's done it by being funny, which makes it even better.  "I love my...
  • TV review: 'Broad City' is rowdy fun

    TV review: 'Broad City' is rowdy fun
    When I was in my 20s and needed to score fast cash for beer and to get a present for someone, I'd apply for store credit cards to get the signing gift (which I then regifted), charge something on the card and return the item for a cash refund. My...
  • Amy Poehler talks Golden Globes, 'SNL' hires and new Comedy Central show

    Amy Poehler talks Golden Globes, 'SNL' hires and new Comedy Central show
    In just two days, Amy Poehler will co-host the 71st annual Golden Globes. She's got an NBC show -- and a web show. A film set for Sundance. And she's executive producer of the upcoming Comedy Central bestie comedy "Broad City," which she was helping to...
  • Golden Globes 2014: Awards show takes top Twitter TV honors

    Golden Globes 2014: Awards show takes top Twitter TV honors
    The Golden Globes were the buzz of social media, with the comedic barbs from hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler helping to propel the awards show to the top of the Twitter TV charts. The 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards on NBC inspired nearly 2.4 million...
  • Oscars: Feel free to disagree with prizes

    Oscars: Feel free to disagree with prizes
    Awards season enters a new phase Sunday with the Golden Globes, then accelerates Jan. 16 when Oscar nominations are announced. The Globes, at 8 p.m. Sunday on NBC, will offer clues to the Oscar race and, more importantly for viewers, the zany...
  • Golden Globes

     
    During their opening monologue at Sunday night's Golden Globes awards show, co-hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler joked that the only people watching were women and gay men. But I don't think I'm the only straight guy who enjoys seeng......