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  1. “The Royals” Breathing Life Back into Soap Operas

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    As a little girl, I remember many summer months seated next to my mom or grandmother watching the over-the-top antics of the glamorous characters on shows like “Days of Our…

  2. 7 Things I Already Miss About “Mad Men”

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    The final season of “Mad Men” hasn’t even started, and I’m already nostalgic. While most trailers preview the upcoming season, the latest trailer looks back on the past six seasons,…

  3. Life After “Gossip Girl” — Is That All There Is?

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    Do a little online research on the cast of the CW hit series “Gossip Girl” and you might not see all the glitz and glam you’d expect from former Upper…

  4. MTV Doesn’t Only Show Pregnant Teens and Washed Up Actors

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    When I was a kid, music videos were one of the best things that ever happened to TV. I remember my “I want my MTV” T-shirt, which I wore until…

  5. FOX’s “Backstrom” Actually Doesn’t Suck

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    When I first saw the previews for FOX’s degenerate detective series, “Backstrom,” I had very low expectations. Although the show stars Rainn Wilson and was created by the same mind…

  6. Jaimie Alexander Kick-Ass Heroine On and Off the Screen

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    Last week, I told you about Jaimie Alexander’s rise from teen clone to tattooed mystery woman for NBC’s new pilot, “Blindspot.” This time I wanted to share more about why…

  7. Will “Heroes Reborn” Redeem the Heroes Franchise

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    When “Heroes” debuted in 2006, it was amazing and instantly garnered a throng of devoted fans, even launching successful careers for actors Zachary Quinto and Hayden Panettiere. But when season…

  8. Should Rayna Really Be Running a Record Label on “Nashville”?

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    “Nashville” set up a juicy storyline when Rayna (Connie Britton) launched her own record company, Highway 65. It’s been the source of endless challenges and drama for Rayna, the latest…

  9. Don’t Bother with USA’s “DIG” Just Yet

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    For all the mysterious teasers and intriguing commercials leading up to USA’s “Dig,” there wasn’t much to uncover in the 90-minute pilot. In fact, it seems the best elements of…

  10. Is “Archer” Television’s Smartest Dumb Show?

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    Just like its main character, “Archer” is a bumbling, inept, but somehow brilliant show. Sterling Archer, the man at the center of the action, is arguably the world’s worst and…