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Fri, 17 Jul 2009 17:53:00 -0400THE SHOW "Ruby and the Rockits"
Fri, 17 Jul 2009 17:53:00 -0400SERIESLucille Ball's post-"I Love Lucy" sitcom casts her as a widow living with Vivian Vance's divorced mom, plus their kids. Nicely remastered from the black-and-white negatives, this series-best 1962 season includes their adventures becoming astronauts, celebrating Christmas with competing trees, suing each other, installing a shower, more. Look for first-time cameos by kids Lucie and Desi Jr.
Fri, 17 Jul 2009 17:43:00 -0400More than any news program in recent memory, NBC's "The Wanted" comes with a reputation preceding it. And it isn't good. The series about chasing alleged terrorists and war criminals was the subject of stories questioning its reporting five months before its debut, set for tonight at 10. Unflattering references were made to "To Catch a Predator," NBC's derided yet successful sting operation for potential sex offenders.
Fri, 17 Jul 2009 20:19:00 -0400Walter Cronkite, once known as the "Most Trusted Man in America" and the reigning symbol of broadcast journalism itself, has died at age 92.
Sat, 18 Jul 2009 00:00:00 -0400Remaking big-screen flicks for the small screen may be the ticket for creating new hits.
Thu, 16 Jul 2009 09:06:00 -0400Tina Fey's satire-rich sitcom, "30 Rock," has a leading 22 Emmy nominations, while the '60s retro series, "Mad Men," leads the drama pack with 16 bids.
Thu, 16 Jul 2009 08:33:00 -0400Paul McCartney was back at the Ed Sullivan Theater, 45 years after the Beatles made their U.S. TV debut there and just before kicking off his own tour at Citi Field.
Sat, 11 Jul 2009 00:00:00 -0400It's a recipe as tasty as the one for a Krabby Patty: Take one naive yellow sponge with a disposition so sunny that he makes Pollyanna seem like an old grouch and dress him in a pair of square pants. ...
Mon, 13 Jul 2009 19:43:00 -0400THE SHOW "Dark Blue"
Mon, 13 Jul 2009 16:23:00 -0400THE DOCUMENTARY " Ted Williams: There Goes the Greatest Hitter That Ever Lived"