My weekend reading included Robin Givhan's Washington Post piece, "Echoes of TV's First Lady," which concluded that Michelle Obama's only real cultural antecedent is Clair Huxtable, the lawyer mom on…
It's such an efficiently executed routine that it scores pretty well.
Doc "Shouting Fire" began during the Bush administration, exploring cases of those punished for speaking out "in the age of terror."
This really is something of a renaissance for science/nature-type programming, and not just because Discovery Channel's "Shark Week" is coming up in early August — always timed to scare the living…
Most of Craig Ferguson's audience was doubtless mystified when he used his opening segment to ridicule NBC's press release proclaiming Conan O'Brien "the new king of late night." But NBC is perhaps…
Happened to tune in Craig Ferguson on Monday night (I was doing due diligence on the David Letterman-Sarah Palin flap), and caught this very funny bit at his desk where he talked about why media…
Add Cartoon Network to the list of channels no longer strictly adhering to its brand.
Show trots out "Queen for a Day"-type sob stories with a "wedding of their dreams" payoff.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%