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  1. gone too soon
    In Memoriam: TV Shows and Characters We Lost in 2012Grab the tissues!
  2. It’s Official: NBC Cancels ‘BFFs,’ ‘Bent’ and ‘Are You There Chelsea?’Amongst all the great news in TV comedy renewal land comes this unsurprising but still sad news (at least in terms of BFFs): Are You There […]
  3. annals of flannel
    A Salute to TV’s Sweatshirt BoyfriendsThey are the broken-in jeans of romance.
  4. BFFs and Bent Don’t Do Much to Change NBC’s Sad RatingsBFFs got off to a slow start, ratings-wise, last night, clocking in with a 1.2 rating and 3.9 million viewers. It lost a solid portion of […]
  5. Things Aren’t Looking Good for Poor BentNBC’s Bent is a pretty good show! You wouldn’t know that by how NBC has treated it, however: burning through an entire six-episode season in […]
  6. bent out of shape
    Why Is NBC Burning Off Episodes of the New Show Bent?Why would a network essentially toss away a show it paid for?
  7. Bent and the Problem With Romantic Comedy TV ShowsThe pilot of Bent premiered last night on NBC, and it gave me a teeny-tiny wave of deja vu that carried me back to watching another solidly […]
  8. Nobody Watched Bent on NBC Last NightPaul Reiser’s record has been broken!
  9. chat room
    Jeffrey Tambor on His New Comedy, Bent, and the Secret Origin of Arrested Development’s OscarAnd what it’s like to have people randomly run up to you and yell, “No touching!”
  10. Jeffrey Tambor Has Had Some Great Lines Over the Years Jeffrey Tambor stopped by Late Night last night to promote tomorrow night’s premiere of Bent on NBC, and he dropped a couple of his […]
  11. NBC Bringing Midseason Comedies Bent and Best Friends Forever to Wednesday […]Here’s a bit of news buried in the Community/Parks and Rec reshuffling: NBC has lined up new mid-season sitcoms Bent and Best Friends Forever […]
  12. upfronts 2011
    What’s With the Awful Key Art for New Shows?’Once Upon a Time’ is the main offender.
  13. The New Comedies You’re Going to Be Watching (or Angrily Turning Off) on […]The NBC fall comedy lineup is out, and the only thing that’s going to make you truly wig out 30 Rock’s midseason start. However, considering […]
  14. The Full Rundown on NBC’s Six New SitcomsNBC is set to pick up a whopping six new comedies for next season, virtually guaranteeing that there will be a second comedy night on the […]
  15. tv
    NBC Picks Up Four New ComediesHank Azaria, Amanda Peet, and Laura Prepon all have new shows.
  16. NBC to Double its Comedy Programming This Fall With a Boatload of New […]This will all be official come Sunday, but until then, it’s hearsay aplenty. Variety is reporting that NBC is giving the greenlight to at least […]