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'Impractical Jokers' Scorecard: 'Brother-in-Loss' - Murr Marries Sal's Sister

October 31st, 2014 9:08am EDT
'Impractical Jokers' Scorecard: 'Brother-in-Loss' - Murr Marries
In the second of two new Impractical Jokers episodes this week, Sal, Joe, Q and Murr complicate job interviews, somebody drops their pants, and Murr commits the cardinal sin in the Book of Vulcano by once again involving Sal's sister in the anarchy. Not bad for a season finale.

Challenge #1: Help Unwanted
The Jokers are going into job interviews with resumes created by each other and lines being fed to them; their ultimate goal is to get the job, no matter how idiotic the other three guys make them look. Murr makes a Y2K reference and claims he spent three weeks in a "job simulator" at Goo...
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Sadie Calvano Talks 'Mom' Season 2, Family And Charity

October 30th, 2014 2:03pm EDT
Sadie Calvano Talks 'Mom' Season 2, Family And Charity
CBS's Mom - a 2014 People's Choice Award Favorite New TV Comedy nominee - is back for its second season tonight, continuing the dysfunctional but well-meaning escapades of the Plunkett family. We recently caught up with Sadie Calvano, who plays Christy's (Anna Faris) daughter Violet, to ask her what laughs and lessons are coming in season two.

The new episodes don't pick up immediately after last season's surprisingly touching finale. "We ended last season with Violet giving away her baby," she explained. "In season two, you see Violet dealing with the ramifications of that decision. She's...
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'Supernatural' 10.4 Recap: Family Affair

October 29th, 2014 11:09am EDT
Supernatural
Though “Supernatural” premiered nearly a month ago, Tuesday’s episode felt like the true beginning of the season. “Paper Moon” marked the return of the pristine Impala, the return of the monsters, the return of a familiar face from season 9 and most importantly, the return of the brothers.

Grab your sunglasses and let’s dive in, shall we?

The Case | The monster-of-the-week cases often work as emotional mirror, reflecting paralleling the Winchesters’ lives. This week’s case was about as subtle as a volcanic eruption. Last season in the voyeuristic “Bitten”—a found footage thematic epi...
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'Impractical Jokers' Scorecard: 'Just Say No' - Enter The Kool-Aid Guy

October 29th, 2014 10:03am EDT
'Impractical Jokers' Scorecard: 'Just Say No' - Enter The Kool-A
TruTV is giving us a bonus Impractical Jokers this week. They want to use the hit power of the show to help launch some of their new unscripted programs. We just want to laugh at extra Sal, Joe, Q and Murr. Everyone wins. Here's what happened in this additional but no less embarrassing Tuesday-night edition of Jokers.

Challenge #1: Deal With It
The guys are back at Foxwoods again, working as blackjack dealers (once they pry Joe off the slot machine). Mr. Gatto also bats leadoff in this challenge, talking about the joys of "warm fish salad" until the gag is beaten thoroughly to death and Sa...
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'Awkward' Season 4, Episode 17 Recap: 'The New Sex Deal'

October 29th, 2014 8:40am EDT
'Awkward' Season 4, Episode 17 Recap: 'The New Sex Deal'
“What Would F.D.R. Do?” No doubt a question that swirled around Ken Burns thinking cap, but it’s also one Jenna posed in “Awkward” newest ep “The New Sex Deal,” where she’s facing a great big romantic depression she set in motion.

See, when she pulled the plug on the dude database it sent the hook up projections in Palos Hills High plummeting throughout the school. And the timing couldn’t be any worse, with Valentine’s Day creeping up on the feuding student body.

Jenna gets hit with anything but the love—what’s more festive than a “hurt locker full of blue balls” to honor her villainy on ...
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Prince To Play 8-Minute Jam Session On 'Saturday Night Live'

October 28th, 2014 11:41am EDT
Prince
Chris Rock had one request when he was signed to hosting duties at "Saturday Night Live" for the Nov.1 show, Prince had to be the musical guest.

Instead of the usual two song sets other musicians play, Prince will play one 8-minute jam in the middle of the show, accompanied by his band 3rdeyegirl. Just because he is Prince, there will be no commercial interruption.3rdeyegirl consists of guitarist Donna Grantis, bassist Ida Neilsen and drummer Hannah Ford Welton.

After 18 years, former "SNL" cast member Chris Rock will return to Studio 8H and will usher Season 40 into the critical November...
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'2 Broke Girls' Season 4 Premiere Recap: The One With Kim Kardashian

October 28th, 2014 11:09am EDT
with KK
'Max' (Kat Dennings) and 'Caroline' (Beth Behrs) are back, and after four years, they’re still broke; working at the diner by day and working their cupcake window by night.

Just to remind us who we’re dealing with, the opening sequence has the business partners closing up when, who they think is their last customer comes up to rob them, threatening that he’s got a gun. Remember they live in Williamsburg, so it’s a hipster hold-up. Caroline stands behind a physically, mentally and existentially exhausted Max, who tells the would-be thief that he better not miss because, if she’s still stand...
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5 Scoops: Spoilers On '2 Broke Girls,' 'Criminal Minds,' And More

October 27th, 2014 11:15am EDT
2 Broke Girls
For TV fanatics, the only thing that's sweeter than your favorite shows are spoilers about your favorite shows. Consider '5 Scoops' as your weekly dessert doling out delicious spoilers for your favorite shows. Here are scoops of this week's the "2 Broke Girls" premiere, "Parenthood," "Criminal Minds" and more...

Reality bites! Monday nights are about to get snarkier when CBS' "2 Broke Girls" premieres on Oct. 27! Max and Caroline are in fighting form when Kim Kardashian wants to film her reality show at their cupcake shop. Check out the sneak peek above. Make a reservation for "2 ...
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RonReaco Lee Scores With 'Survivor's Remorse'

October 25th, 2014 12:20pm EDT
RonReaco Lee Scores With 'Survivor's Remorse'
Survivor's Remorse has done a few good things. The Starz original series has reinvigorated the half-hour comedy. It's added something fresh to the tired formula of famous people dealing with fame. And it's provided a new spotlight to shine on RonReaco Lee, one of the overlooked talents on television.

For the last few years, RonReaco has without fanfare enlivened every TV project he's been a part of. As snitch and often unwilling accomplice Julius Grant on FOX's criminally (pun intended) short-lived comedy The Good Guys, he stole every scene that he was in.

Thankfully, Good Guys creator Ma...
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'Impractical Jokers' Scorecard: 'B-I-N-G-NO' - Don't Upset The Elderly

October 24th, 2014 9:09am EDT
'Impractical Jokers' Scorecard: 'B-I-N-G-NO' - Don't Upset The E
This week's Impractical Jokers is all about food, as the guys work in a legendary eating establishment and follow that up with handing out dessert to strangers. One Joker bites off more than he can chew, however, and almost ends up inciting a riot as part of his disastrous punishment. Who took the fall? Read on to find out and see a few highlights from the mayhem.

Challenge #1: Deli Ache
Someone thought it would be a good idea to let the Jokers into the world-famous Katz's Deli. Murr gets a little too close to a mother and son who come in for lunch, before pretending to be confused by past...
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