| Jul 3, 2014
By now you have likely heard about this Facebook experiment, where the platform's data scientists manipulated the content you saw in your News Feed to see if it affected your posting habits.
I think Jackie Chiles on "Seinfeld" had the right idea when he...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 7:45 AM
The show about nothing is getting a big celebration this week on TBS.
The 25th anniversary of "Seinfeld" will be marked with 25 episodes airing Monday through Saturday on the cable channel. TBS bills these as the best 25 episodes, which fans may want to...
| Jun 25, 2014
Some people like to watch.
I have a more embarrassing admission.
I prefer to re-watch.
Re-watching TV shows may seem downright irresponsible here in television's new golden age, when there are so many good shows, so easily available, that even a...
| Jun 29, 2014
Neal Sabin knows a hit television series when he sees it.
Not the one-hit wonders, or this season's sensation, but the shows that endure for viewing after viewing, year after year.
Now in his 20th year at Chicago-based Weigel Broadcasting, a small,...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 9:02 AM
SAN JUAN - Un día como hoy, hace 122 años, el periodista y político independentista puertorriqueño Antonio Vélez Alvarado (1864-1948) diseñó y creó la bandera de la isla, conocida como "la monoestrellada".
Para celebrar este aniversario y reconocer la...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 3:10 PM
The cable television thief had it so much easier in the 1990s. A simple set-top box, available for less than $100 in back-of-the-magazine advertisements, was often all it took to receive monthly programming for free.
Cable theft was everywhere, even...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Variety's Under the Radar series looks at movies and TV shows that deserve a closer look.
What: "Arab Labor"
Where to watch: KCET, LinkTV, linktv.org/arablabor
Why watch: The first Israeli series to show Palestinians speaking Arabic on primetime was...
| May 28, 2014
| 3:09 PM
This weekend marks the Blackbeard Festival in Hampton. So gather 'round, maties, and learn the pirate lingo. Just in case it's been a while since your timbers were shivered, we've compiled a guide to pirate-speak.
Here are the basics:
It all begins...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 1:44 PM
To Jimmy Fallon,
Central Florida is looking forward to your visit later this month. Tickets to the tapings of the "Tonight Show" were gone in minutes.
To show how much we appreciate you visiting the number one tourist destination in the U.S., one...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:19 PM
Well, Internet, you managed to kill off another celebrity who is actually alive and well.
Vicente Fernández, the immensely popular Mexican singer and actor, was not killed in a car crash Wednesday in Mexico.
Reports of the 74-year-old ranchera singer'...
| May 11, 2014
| 1:19 PM
NBC has come to an important realization: Comedy isn't always pretty.
In the 2014-15 schedule unveiled Sunday morning, the network backed away from its aggressive Thursday night comedy block after years of sub-par ratings. Instead, starting in...
| May 12, 2014
| 4:30 PM
After a tough season in the ratings, Fox put the emphasis on the re-engineering of what Kevin Reilly dubbed "America's next-generation network" at its upfront Monday, held at Gotham's Beacon Theater. And there was barely a mention of "American Idol,"...