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Linda Holmes

Linda Holmes appears in the following:

Remembering Roger Ebert

Thursday, April 04, 2013

Roger Ebert, who died Thursday, was not only a writer but a social media master, a romantic and a guy who deeply believed in rice cookers. He was also one of the most influential critics of his generation.

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Putting Late Night In Perspective: Under The Massive Boot Of Judge Judy

Thursday, April 04, 2013

In all the fuss over late night, don't forget to keep your eye on syndication in daytime, where a lot of the real money โ€” and viewership โ€” is.

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'Arrested Development' Comes Back On Netflix On May 26, So Get Extra Sleep Now

Thursday, April 04, 2013

Netflix has announced that the new episodes of Arrested Development will drop on May 26. So get ready.

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Viewer Discretion: Deciding When To Look Away

Monday, April 01, 2013

Decisions like whether to watch a grisly injury on replay underscore the fact that with less gatekeeping and more personal choice, we're all stuck with wrangling our own curiosity.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Moody Mysteries And More Punching Bags

Friday, March 29, 2013

On this week's show, we take on television's latest cloudy mystery and give a spirited defense to some of our favorite pop culture punching bags.

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The Good News Is That We Know 'Idol' Is Really Live Now

Thursday, March 28, 2013

A particularly meandering performance of "I Can't Help Myself" left a sour taste from Motown Night.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Kickstarter TV And Comedy Contests

Friday, March 22, 2013

On this week's show, we talk about how crowdfunding might affect the future of television and how it does or doesn't make sense to send comedies into the ring to duke it out.

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Here We Go Again: Leno, Fallon, And Why The Late-Night Wars Are So Boring

Thursday, March 21, 2013

At this point, it takes heroic effort to care about the possible future handoff of Tonight, even if you have strong feelings about whether you like Jay, Dave, Jimmy, other Jimmy, or Craig.

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Men Are From Mars, Women ... Love Cup Holders?

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Advertising and marketing aimed at women is often really better aimed at parents. Getting past the cup holders in a new car might be a first step.

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Why Not Fall From A Giant Bucket?: Tomorrow's 'Splash' Headlines Today

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Tonight marks the premiere of ABC's Splash. Yes, it's celebrities diving. And we're ready.

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'The Simpsons' Better Than 'Cheers'? It Is To Laugh

Monday, March 18, 2013

A recent effort to name the greatest sitcom of the last 30 years settled on The Simpsons. We beg to differ.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: For Young And Old Alike

Friday, March 15, 2013

On this week's show, we talk about culture across generations and lament a few things that aren't available for our eager consumption. And as always, we tell you what's making us happy this week.

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Gone Fishin': Monkey See In Repose

Friday, March 08, 2013

Monkey See is taking a vacation.

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Joss Whedon's 'Much Ado About Nothing' Gets A Snazzy Teaser Trailer

Friday, March 08, 2013

Joss Whedon is bringing Shakespeare straight to you this summer, and a new trailer offers a peek.

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'American Idol' Makes A Play For A Little Variety

Friday, March 08, 2013

American Idol is trying to escape a five-year streak of guiltar-strumming winners. Last night, it presented a different selection of singers, forcing a break from the phenomenon knows as "White Guys With Guitars."

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Are Romantic Comedies Dead?

Tuesday, March 05, 2013

There have been quite a number of death notices for romantic comedies issued recently. Can anything save the date movie?

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Jingle Madness And Oscar Gold

Friday, March 01, 2013

This week, we briefly wrap up the Oscars before moving to an epic earworm war based around commercial jingles. And as always, we close with what's making us happy this week.

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Sundance 2013: Who Cares About Ashton Kutcher? Bring On Jesse And Celine!

Tuesday, December 04, 2012

Sundance announced its premieres yesterday, and while many are very excited about the facial hair on Ashton Kutcher, others anxiously await the return of a movie couple almost 20 years into their relationship.

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PBS Remixes 'Reading Rainbow,' Delights Map And Book Nerds Everywhere

Tuesday, December 04, 2012

PBS remixes another of its iconic shows, and this time, it's all about books.

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Damian Lewis On The Conflicts And Complexities Of 'Homeland'

Saturday, September 29, 2012

Damian Lewis is a newly minted Emmy winner for his role as Nicholas Brody on Showtime's tense spy thriller Homeland.

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