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    Thoughts On Lifetime's Black Cinema Premiere Weekend? ('Carlina White Story' & 'Steel Magnolias')

    Soooo... as noted in a post on Friday, it was a black cinema weekend on the Lifetime channel here in the USA, with 2 original films making their world premieres, headlining the network's Saturday and Sunday primetime schedule: the ripped from the headlines drama Abducted: The Carl...

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    The Ongoing Trouble With 'Scandal' And Why It's Starting To Lose Me As A Viewer

    Like you, I watched the first two episodes of Season Two of 'Scandal'. The production values are higher. The style of the show is handled much better. Olivia Pope, at least, in the first episode, felt stronger. She was making decisions and leading the charge.

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    The Five Greatest Segments From 'The Simpsons' 'Treehouse of Horror' Episodes

    The leaves are changing colors, school's back in session, the weather's cooler -- these can only mean one thing. Yes, finally, it's time for "The Simpsons" to unveil a new "Treehouse of Horror" episode. While Fox's venerable animated series is currently in its 24t...

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    Premiere Week TV Ratings: The Winners (NBC) and Losers ('The Mob Doctor')

    The first official week of the 2012-13 television season and has come and gone, and Indiewire is offering up some of the highlights from the just-in ratings, where -- gasp -- NBC was the big winner. More and that as well as other winners and losers from premiere week:

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    Tyler Perry Now Owns A Stake In OWN & Other Things You Should Know About Their New Partnership

    Yesterday's news that Oprah Winfrey's OWN Network had entered into a partnership with Tyler Perry to bring scripted series to the network, was met with a lot of disconcerted voices around the web. To be sure, there was some support. But it seemed the loudest voices were the dissenters.

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    20 Must-See Docs Making Their TV Premieres This October

    October is big month for television -- the broadcast networks continue to roll our their new fall shows and familiar returning ones while cable channels like HBO and Showtime are in full swing with series like "Boardwalk Empire," "Treme," "Dexter" and "Homeland.&qu...

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    5 Best Things to Watch on TV This Week: Broke Athletes, Presidential Ambition and Women Changing the World

    Sure, Sunday is incredibly overcrowded with high-end TV, including "Homeland," "Boardwalk Empire," "Hell on Wheels," "Copper," "Treme" and "Dexter," but what to watch the rest of the time? Every Monday, we bring you five noteworthy highligh...

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    How Much Change Will 'Dexter' Be Willing to Try For In Its Penultimate Season?

    Showtime's serial killer drama "Dexter" has a deliciously dark premise that has also become a trap over its six year run (the seventh season starts this Sunday, September 30th at 9pm). Dexter (Michael C. Hall) may only murder bad guys, but he enjoys the killing -- the process of stalki...

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    New DGA Report Assesses Director Diversity In TV Hiring Practices (It's Business As Usual)

    Nothing you read in this report should at all be news, nor shocking.

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    S&A 'Scandal' Talk-Back Session Season 2, Episode 1 - Thoughts On Last Night's Premiere?

    I'm behind today folks; I haven't even watched the episode yet (I was out last night and missed it), and may not get to it until later today, or over the weekend. But I didn't want that get in the way of our popular Friday Scandal talkback sessions, which you guys seemed to lik...

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