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  1. reality tv
    Do Reality Competitions Need Big-Name Hosts?Project Runway is losing its stars, but will it matter if the format is strong enough?
  2. profile
    Frank Langella Thought About Quitting KiddingBut he’s finally learning not to make the dangerous career choice.
  3. aretha franklin
    How Aretha Franklin Ended Up Singing the A Different World Theme Song“Everyone had to admit that once she sang it, it didn’t need to be sung again.”
  4. dollhouses
    A Guide to the Most Delightful — and Sinister — Dollhouses in Pop CultureIn honor of Hereditary and Sharp Objects, we look at the creepiest and coolest dollhouses that have popped up in film and TV.
  5. series finales
    Jordan Klepper Ends The Opposition With an Epiphany: ‘I Think the Bad Guys Won’Something finally clicked.
  6. this week in late night
    When Late-Night TV Is the NewsIt’s been a particularly weird week for late-night television hosts.
  7. cancellations
    Fox Cancels Ghosted After One SeasonNone of Fox’s live-action comedies will return this fall.
  8. last night on late night
    Tim Robinson’s Daughter Penny Is a Legendary Comedian in the MakingShe kills.
  9. from the archives
    The George Carlin Show Introduces Carlin to Television (Briefly)Remembering George Carlin and Sam Simon’s short-lived Fox sitcom.
  10. Season 5 of BoJack Horseman Premieres in SeptemberThe wait is almost over.
  11. last night on late night
    80s Pop Star Rockwell Visits Late Night to Sing About BBQ Becky and Permit PattyHe looks a lot like Late Night writer Amber Ruffin!
  12. adult swim
    The Too Many Cooks Creator Is Back With a Video Game Walk-through From Hell“Have you ever felt like you’re not in control?”
  13. A Famous French Satirical Puppet Show Might Be Coming to the U.S.No strings attached.
  14. sneak peeks
    Please Enjoy This Drunk History Clip Featuring Rachel Bloom and Weird Al“It’s weird to tell a story about Nazis and be so cozy.”
  15. cancellations
    TV Land Cancels Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone’s NobodiesThe half-hour comedy will not return for a third season.
  16. underrated
    Rob Corddry and Brian Huskey on Snuff Box and Why It’s Brilliant to Play Dumb“Right before this interview I was thinking, ‘Why don’t me and Huskey do our own show like this?’”
  17. this week in late night
    The Late-Night Generation GapThere is some cognitive dissonance when stars of yesterday do the stunts of today.
  18. late night
    Why We’ll Miss The Opposition’s Josh Sharp and Aaron JacksonMore of these two, please.
  19. Jordan Klepper to Trump Administration: ‘Don’t Pretend This Isn’t Your Vision’“The word ‘cages’ is so uncomfortable. It’s almost confining, in a way.”
  20. late night
    Showtime Orders Its First-Ever Late-Night Show, Hosted by Desus and MeroDesus and Mero are moving from Viceland to Showtime.
  21. The Opposition’s Cancellation Is Great News for Jordan KlepperWith his upcoming show, Klepper can go back to doing what he does best.
  22. this week in late night
    This Week in Late Night: Trump Is Not The BacheloretteWhen Trump is compared to The Bachelorette, aren’t we kind of making a gay joke?
  23. Comedy Central Cancels The Opposition, But Orders New Jordan Klepper ShowHe’s losing one Comedy Central show and gaining another.
  24. last night on late night
    Please Enjoy This Extra Giggly Rendition of ‘Jokes Seth Can’t Tell’Seth just never learns.
  25. Maria Bamford, Scott Adsit, and More to Appear on Stan Against Evil Season 3Maria Bamford’s guest role: “Nurse Pickles.”
  26. pilots
    Comedy Central Orders Reductress Hour Late-night Pilot Hosted by Abby ElliottReady for an Abby Elliott/Reductress late-night talk show?
  27. Kevin Nealon Cuts His Conan Interview Short for a Very Important Meeting“I am embarrassed for you and I’m ashamed for you.”
  28. this week in late night
    In Defense of Late-Night StuntsJust because something can be done badly doesn’t mean the thing isn’t worth attempting.
  29. Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind Premieres on HBO Next Month“You’re only given a little spark of madness and if you lose that, you’re nothing.”
  30. Tig Notaro Wants to Tell You Monica Lewinsky Is ‘an Exceptional Human Being’“I just want to remind people of that.”
  31. Derrick Beckles and Eric Andre’s New Show Looks Insane and DisgustingFeaturing Fred Durst as “DJ Durst.”
  32. The Opposition Explains Self-Pardoning in a Way That Is Arguably NSFWIn case you need it broken down.
  33. This Week in Late Night: Roseanne, Samantha Bee, and the Satire ParadoxGive me a pointed joke that “goes too far” over a nebulously chummy stunt any day.
  34. Jimmy Kimmel Accepts Ted Cruz’s One-on-One Basketball Challenge“Maybe we should do this the Monday before the midterms. It would be fun to see him lose twice in one week, right?”
  35. comedy
    Brian Huskey’s Mr. Neighbor’s House Returns to Adult Swim Next MonthIt’s a “live-action kid’s show that is too disturbing for kids.”
  36. Samantha Bee Calls Out ‘Feckless C*nt’ Ivanka Trump Over Immigration“We are going to talk about racism and I just popped an Ambien, so buckle up, everyone!”
  37. Jimmy Kimmel Reacts to ABC’s Roseanne Cancellation, Proposes Perfect Replacement“You’re not going to believe this, but she tweeted something outrageous.”
  38. This Week in Late Night: Vomiting, Vibrators, and Ocean’s 8Let’s catch up on everything that happened in late night this week.
  39. renewals
    More Baskets Is in the Works at FXThe new season will debut sometime in 2019.
  40. last night on late night
    David Letterman Gives Seth Meyers a Very Tiny, Very Creepy Gift on Late Night“These are tenacious little bastards.”
  41. on comedy
    Every SNL Opening Monologue This Season, Ranked by the Backing Band’s ReactionsThe stand-up format is a mixed bag.
  42. HBO Renews Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas for a Second SeasonMore problems, more areas.
  43. vulture festival 2018
    Retta on Aziz Ansari Sexual Misconduct Allegations: ‘I Didn’t Appreciate It’“I didn’t think he was an asshole.”
  44. Tracy Morgan Wants You to Know He Loves YouEven the truck driver who caused his his near-fatal 2014 accident.
  45. vulture festival 2018
    The Bold Type’s Finale Could Have Gone Way DifferentlyAt the Vulture Festival in New York, the cast reveals the other endings they shot for the season finale.
  46. the americans
    Everything You Need to Know About the Pivotal Summit From The AmericansWednesday’s “The Summit” takes place during Mikhail Gorbachev’s visit to the U.S. in December 1987.
  47. television
    Fox Adds New Legal Drama and Retirement-Community Comedy to Its RosterFox picked up two new series: The Cool Kids and Proven Innocent.
  48. season renewals
    A.P. Bio Will Be Back in Session With Second Season at NBCNBC has renewed the Glenn Howerton comedy.
  49. bill cosby
    Bill Cosby Erased From Television Academy’s Hall of FameThe decision came after the sitcom star was convicted of sexual assault.
  50. media
    NBC Employees Reportedly Felt ‘Forced’ to Sign Letter in Support of Tom Brokaw“We had no choice, particularly the lower-level staffers.”
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