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Bunny Women, Yes. Wonder Women, No.
UPDATED: NBC Likes ‘Playboy’ Women, Not ‘Wonder’ Women
Thursday, May 12 by

Yesterday, NBC picked up a bunch of girlie shows for girlie girls. Today it’s all about odd dramas, or “oddmas” as I call them.

Craig Kilborn
Craig Kilborn Signs Development Deal With ABC To Smirk During Primetime
Thursday, May 12 by

He reminds us of a simpler time when “The Daily Show” wasn’t all up its own ass with politics.

It's Pilot Time, Bitches!
The Ultimate 2011 TV Pilot Season Quiz
Thursday, May 12 by

Can you match all 10 titles to their corresponding log line (that means “description,” for those of you who aren’t in the biz)?

Christina Applegate and Whitney Cummings, Both Ladies
NBC Picks Up A Bunch Of Shows For Chicks
Wednesday, May 11 by

Among NBC’s new shows for the vaginally-inclined: “Up All Night” with Christina Applegate, the Whitney Cummings sitcom and Spielberg’s Broadway drama “Smash.”

Mos Def and Danny Trejo
Danny Trejo And Mos Def: Now On Your Cable Television
Wednesday, May 11 by

Trejo joins “Sons of Anarchy,” Def joins “Dexter,” and I join The Intrigued Club.

Hugh Grant
Hugh Grant Walks Away From ‘Two And A Half Men’ Talks, Mumbles Affably
Wednesday, May 11 by

Hugh Grant decided that he and Charlie share a similar enough history as it is.

Fox's Likes and Dislikes
Fox Likes J.J. Abrams And Zoey Deschanel, Christian Slater Not So Much
Tuesday, May 10 by

The upfronts are coming up, so Fox executives are pressing the “Greenlight” and “Dump Unceremoniously” buttons with wild abandon.

Cheerful Ol' Dr. House
Fox Renews ‘House’ For 8th Season In Brilliant, Yet Possibly Unethical Move
Tuesday, May 10 by

You know who’s in the house? Dr. Gregory House. That guy… is totally in the house.

Dexter
UPDATED: Colin Hanks To Take On ‘Dexter’ (And Probably Be Killed) This Season
Tuesday, May 10 by

I have always viewed Colins Hanks as more of a “murder victim” than “murder committer.” Maybe he charms his victims to death.

Non-Photoshopped Picture of Warren Buffett In Scranton
Warren Buffett Brings His Considerable Acting Chops To ‘Office’ Finale
Monday, May 9 by

There’s a reason to keep watching “The Office,” even though Steve Carrell is gone, and that reason is… somewhat interesting celebrities.

A Family Guy Production
FOX Renews ‘Family Guy’ And ‘The Cleveland Show’
Monday, May 9 by

Seth MacFarlane is makin’ it rain!

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‘Dexter’ Season 6 Promo Reminds Us Of Fonder Times
Monday, May 9 by

It completely forgets season 5 existed.

Turns out Michael Bolton is a major cinephile
Michael Bolton Is A Cinephile
Sunday, May 8 by

According to this SNL Digital Short.

Charles S. Dutton
FX’s ‘Powers’ Pilot Acquires The Power Of Charles S. Dutton
Friday, May 6 by

Charles S. Dutton (“Roc,” “House”) will star as Captain Cross, Head of the Department. In my book, he’ll always be Head of the “Roc” Department.

Scott Baio
Nick At Nite Willing To Give Scott Baio A Sitcom
Friday, May 6 by

‘Daddy’s Home’ is a multi-camera sitcom created by and starring Baio, about an actor who used to play a TV dad. But there’s a startling twist…

Blood! Blood!
‘Dexter’ Going Back To The Basics
Friday, May 6 by

This means more Dee Dee and not so much Mandark.

Mark Burnett
Fox Chooses Mark Burnett To Produce ‘The Emmys’ AKA ‘The Who Caresies’
Wednesday, May 4 by

Will you be able to get through an “Emmys” broadcast without falling asleep? Are you… a “survivor?”

Alison Brie Chillin'
Alison Brie Taking It All Off For ‘Community’ Season Finale
Wednesday, May 4 by

Her restrictive western attire demands it.

The Situation
MTV Finds New Reason To Give ‘The Situation’ Money: A Development Deal
Tuesday, May 3 by

MTV executives have a plan called Jerseynomics. Basically, it involves throwing tons of money at the cast of their hit reality snoozefest “Jersey Shore,” and then… good… happens.

Just hanging out, Bones-style
FOX Says Yes To More ‘Bones’
Tuesday, May 3 by

Get ready to have your mind blown.

Deangelo-Robot
Will Ferrell Departs ‘The Office’, Dwight Steps Up As Acting Manager
Tuesday, May 3 by

Ferrell and Rainn Wilson offer up some spoilers.

Nathan-Lane
Nathan Lane Will Live In The Shadow Of Nathan Lane
Tuesday, May 3 by

He won’t be playing Nathan Lane, but he will look a lot like himself.

osama
Osama Bid Laden Is Dead, His ‘Insta-mentary’ Doc Is Very Much Alive
Monday, May 2 by

They’re making a movie about the execution of Osama bin Laden. Actually, they’re making about 1000 of them, but this is the first one.

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USA Getting On Board The Kelsey Grammer Train
Saturday, April 30 by

USA! USA! USA!

Seth MacFarlane Crossover: Not Happening Yet
Least-Important Tornado Victim: Seth MacFarlane Crossover Episodes
Friday, April 29 by

Tornados have devastated the South, killing 300 people in their wake. Far less important: Fox is postponing new episodes of their animated series because of it. I think we’ll all manage just fine.

Blue Steel
Dylan McDermott To Glare Seductively In ‘American Horror Story’
Friday, April 29 by

Ahhhh, he’s glamoring me!!!!

Steve-Go-Bye-Bye
Steve Carell Says Farewell To The Fans
Friday, April 29 by

He’s gone. He’s really gone.

terra-nova
‘Terra Nova’ Dystopia Trailer Shows Off Really Cool iPads
Thursday, April 28 by

The future looks simultaneously awesome and terrible.

theFirm
NBC In Talks To Adapt Very Relevant Film ‘The Firm’
Thursday, April 28 by

It’s like “Law & Order” with more running.

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Julianne Moore Looks Folksy In First ‘Game Change’ Pic
Wednesday, April 27 by

It’s Halloween 2008 all over again.