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The New TV Box

Hulu, Billed as Tomorrow’s TV, Looks Boxed In Today – NYTimes.com

This is the future of TV? Really? Today you can watch some shows on Hulu in their entirety. But others you can’t watch at all. Most fall somewhere in between — bound by contractual handcuffs that hamper prospective viewers.

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Farewell Peter Falk

Peter Falk, TV’s rumpled Columbo, has died – News – Yahoo! TV

Paying tribute, actor-comedian Michael McKean said, “Peter Falk’s assault on conventional stardom went like this: You’re not conventionally handsome, you’re missing an eye and you have a speech impediment. Should you become a movie star? Peter’s correct answer: Absolutely.

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Out of Dodge

James Arness of ‘Gunsmoke’ Fame Dead at 88 – ABC News

John Wayne to Arness: “You’re too big for pictures. Guys like Gregory Peck and I don’t want a big lug like you towering over us. Make your mark in television.”

PHOTO: In this undated publicity image released by CBS, Actor James Arness is shown as Marshal Matt Dillon in "Gunsmoke."

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Justin Bieberlake

Justin Bieber And Justin Timberlake Are Actually The Same Person (And We Can Prove It!)

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Dark Angels

First look at the new Charlie’s Angels TV series | Mail Online

The new girls: (Left to right) Rachael Taylor, Minka Kelly and Annie Ilonzeh star in the new TV remake of Charlie's Angels

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Public Good FCC-ed in the Behind

Comcast and the FCC got a tad too cozy – From Our Inbox – MiamiHerald.com

In recent memory, the FCC has consistently approved mergers that are bad for consumers and the public good.

Meredith Attwell Baker - FCC Meets To Discuss Net Neutrality Rules

photo via: Zimbio

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AFV turns 20: The Real Reality TV

Why America’s Funniest Home Videos Won’t Die | Magazine

… You don’t get on national TV by dodging poop.

Whether it's the year 1011 or 2011, a video of a guy getting hit in the balls produces the same amount of funny. America’s Funniest Home Videos clips provided courtesy of Vin Di Bona Productions

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Seth MacFarlane Digging in Bedrock

YABBA DABBA DOO! Seth MacFarlane Finally Gets Go-Ahead To Reboot ‘The Flintstones’ – Deadline.com

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Trump Dumps White House Run

Trump Not Running for President: ‘Decision Does Not Come Easily Or Without Regret’ – The Note

Trump Rules Himself Out Of White House Race

LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 28: Chairman and President of the Trump Organization, Donald Trump, speaks to several GOP women's group at the Treasure Island Hotel & Casino April 28, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Trump has been testing the waters for a presidential run with stops across the nation in recent weeks.

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