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Linda Holmes

Linda Holmes appears in the following:

Notes On A 'Scandal': Fitz Is The Most Dumpable Man On Television

Friday, May 17, 2013

Viewers of Scandal know that Fitz is the worst. But do they know why? We do.

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Context and a TV Show: The Office

Friday, May 17, 2013

NBC's "The Office" comes to an endWe talk to cultural critic Linda Holmesculture blogger for NPR's Monkey See, and management expert Tim Sullivan, editor at Harvard Business Review and author of The Org: The Underlying Logic of the Officeabout the show's impact.

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While The Audience Turned Away, 'American Idol' Found Some Great Singers

Thursday, May 16, 2013

This may have been a lousy year for ratings on our most-watched talent show, but not for talent.

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A Farewell To 'The Office': The 10 Best Episodes

Thursday, May 16, 2013

As The Office reaches its end, we look at 10 favorite episodes.

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What's On TV This Fall? The Networks Roll Out Their New Shows

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

This fall, Michael J. Fox returns to network comedy and Joss Whedon brings the Avengers universe to television.

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Why Angelina Jolie's Op-Ed Matters

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Angelina Jolie's surgery perhaps shouldn't matter, but it will to someone.

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'Space Oddity' In Space: Yes, Astronauts Are Still The Coolest Humans

Monday, May 13, 2013

If you were an astronaut, isn't a David Bowie cover what you'd be doing?

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Watch The First Trailer For ABC's 'Avengers' Follow-Up

Monday, May 13, 2013

ABC has released the trailer for its fall series picking up the Avengers saga.

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Christopher Guest Comes To HBO With A 'Family' Comedy That's Serious

Saturday, May 11, 2013

Christopher Guest talks to Scott Simon about improvisation, style, and finding a ventriloquist in the family.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Iron Man' And Giving Up

Friday, May 10, 2013

This week's show brings us back to the Marvel universe and into our own surrenders, and as always, we'll talk about what's making us happy this week.

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Loving 'Gatsby' Too Much And Not Enough

Friday, May 10, 2013

Baz Luhrmann's extravagant adaptation of The Great Gatsby makes two fatal and contradictory errors of adaptation.

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PBS Continues The March Into Streaming Programming

Thursday, May 09, 2013

PBS introduced a nifty new channel this week serving streaming content to users with Roku boxes attached to their TVs. Is the shift to streaming inevitable?

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Yippee-Kai-Yay, Mr. President: 'White House Down' Looks Very Familiar

Wednesday, May 08, 2013

We can't help thinking that the dirty, tank-top-wearing hero looks like somebody we followed around Nakatomi Plaza once.

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If Jeff Probst Were President

Wednesday, May 08, 2013

Our imagination takes us to President Jeff Probst's State Of The Union address.

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At The Met Ball, Those Are Some Crazy Dresses

Tuesday, May 07, 2013

The Met Ball brings out some of the highest of fashion, and Monday night, it brought boots of fire, lots of skin, and a new hair color for Anne Hathaway.

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These Dogs, Cats And Robots Have A Few 'Tiny Confessions'

Tuesday, May 07, 2013

A new book features a dog who tells you quite honestly that he read a book he should not have read.

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So Much For Bowling Scenes: What Is And Isn't Wrong With Number-Crunching Scripts

Tuesday, May 07, 2013

A recent article about number-crunchers moving in on the creative process has caused a lot of hair-tearing, but it's not clear that we've put our finger on the real issue.

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MTV's Musical Legacy: How 'Unplugged' Sold The Radio Star

Tuesday, May 07, 2013

A new book from the original MTV VJs underscores how revolutionary spinning records on television wasn't.

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Entirely Real Photos: Greetings From These ABBA Puppets

Monday, May 06, 2013

Can you believe it took until now to establish a permanent ABBA museum?

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Shut The Door, Have A Suite: 'Mad Men' Steps It Up

Monday, May 06, 2013

Last night's Mad Men brought talk of cars, fathers, and old resentments.

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