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Kitten Bowl III is Su-Purrrrr Paw-some!

Kitten Bowl

  During Sunday’s Super Bowl 50, some of the world’s most talented athletes will take the field in the hopes of achieving a lifelong dream and finding victory in their sport’s greatest contest. And on the field of Hallmark Channel’s Kitten Bowl III, each of the 100 cat-letes are already winners; before a single snap of the tiny football, all have already been adopted into forever homes.   Kitten Bowl III > Hallmark Channel > Sunday, Feb. 7; 12pm ET/ 11am CT   TV personality, author and animal advocate Beth Stern returns as the event’s host and jokes, “It’s a … Continue reading

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Interview: Jeff Ward of Lifetime’s Manson’s Lost Girls

Manson's Lost Girls cast

Manson’s Lost Girls premieres Saturday, Feb. 6, at 8/7CT on Lifetime. Most of us have seen their pictures. Three pretty young girls walking shoulder to shoulder in a courthouse hallway, looking serene as angels. Look closer and you notice crude swastikas etched by their own hands into their foreheads. They’re Manson’s girls — Susan Atkins, Patricia Krenwinkel and Leslie Van Houten — a trio of troubled young women seduced into the legendary cult leader’s “Family” by the promise of free love and free rein at the height of the hippie movement. And all three loved their leader enough to kill. Lifetime’s new original … Continue reading

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truTV takes on #CasualTeachers in “Those Who Can’t”

Those Who Can't makes its premiere on truTV

A trio of Denver-based, whip-smart standup comedians banded together about five years ago to form the comedy troupe The Grawlix. Finding success with their combined mojo, Adam Cayton-Holland, Ben Roy and Andrew Orvedahl took their talents offstage in the form of web shorts, which eventually led to the creation of their first TV pilot, Those Who Can’t. The series premieres on truTV Thursday, Feb. 11 at 10:30pmET/PT and is the first scripted comedy to be added to the network’s lineup. truTV has made the first two episodes of the series available to stream now. Those Who Can’t is ridiculously LOL … Continue reading

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50 Sense: Super Bowl 50 frequently asked questions

Super Bowl 50

All the things you wanted to know about Super Bowl 50 but were afraid to ask Phil Simms. So What Is All This? Super Bowl 50, the NFL’s championship game for the 2015 season, is played Feb. 7 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. The winner gets to declare their fans as greatest in the world. The loser has to clean up the confetti. What’s 50 In Roman Numerals? L. Yes, just L. You can see why the NFL went with 50. Is It On TV? Yes, on CBS, at 6:30pm ET. Jim Nantz and Phil Simms call the … Continue reading

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Meet TV’s #1 pervert Nikki Glaser

Not Safe With Nikki Glaser

It’s easy to see how Amy Schumer and Nikki Glaser are best friends. The whip-smart, nothing-is-off-limits comics are brutally honest and brazenly hilarious. Now they’ll both be on Comedy Central with Glaser’s new series Not Safe With Nikki Glaser premiering Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 10:30pm ET/PT. (Inside Amy Schumer returns for a new season in April.) Donning a black leather jacket, black tee and black pants, Glaser sat comfortably on stage at the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour in Pasadena and talked to TV critics about sex, which is the focus of Not Safe With Nikki Glaser. A self-described … Continue reading

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