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  1. lawsuits
    Ciara Drops Defamation Suit Against FutureIt’s awfully hard to sue for defamation if you can’t prove damages.
  2. i fought the law and the law won
    We Know What Mens Rea Is: How to Get Away With Murder’s Familiar DNAIt’s Legally Blonde. And Damages.
  3. things to look forward to
    Netflix Buys Family Drama From Damages TeamIt will be a psychological thriller.
  4. gone too soon
    In Memoriam: TV Shows and Characters We Lost in 2012Grab the tissues!
  5. movies
    Zachary Booth’s Ventriloquist ActA portrait of the actor as an addict as an ex as a young man.
  6. chat room
    Rose Byrne on the Final Season of Damages“I’m going to have Post-Traumatic Ellen Stress.”
  7. visual cues
    Damages and The Newsroom’s Power AestheticShiny desks are the fastest way to look powerful.
  8. last night on late night
    Rose Byrne, Fallon Spoofed a Cheesy Lawyer AdPlus: Tom Waits took absurdly cool pleasure in showing off his new, grisly medieval rat trap, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  9. damages
    Watch a New Trailer for DamagesPatty Hewes looks trigger happy.
  10. damages
    Watch a Trailer for the New Season of DamagesCall 9-1-1. Or, whatever — Glenn Close!
  11. chat room
    Janet McTeer on Her Oscar Nomination, Playing ‘Bonkers’ in The Woman in Black, and Channeling Liam Neeson for Albert NobbsHe “has this barrel chest, and a real sense of confidence.”
  12. casting couch
    Damages Adds Janet McTeer for Final SeasonShe’ll play Kate Franklin, a former colleague of Patty Hewes.
  13. casting couch
    Ryan Phillippe Heading to DamagesHe’ll play a major character on the show’s fifth and final season.
  14. tv
    We Try to Predict This Season’s Damages’ Twists After One EpisodeWho needs to sleep with one eye open this season?
  15. trailer mix
    Watch Two Trailers for the New Season of DamagesUnexpectedly set to ‘Love the Way You Lie.’
  16. chat room
    Ted Danson: ‘No One Has Ever Hired Me to Take My Clothes Off and Be Sexy. No One.’The resurgent actor talks about ‘Bored to Death’ and his new book, ‘Oceana.’
  17. party chat
    Glenn Close Immediately Makes Up for Meanness at Driving Miss Daisy Opening“I was mean to her. I was so mean to her!”
  18. the industry
    Damages to Get a New Life on DirecTVFX canceled it, but the satellite provider is saving it, just as it did ‘Friday Night Lights.’
  19. the ones that got away
    Will Probably Canceled Damages Still Get Emmy Nods?Would an official announcement of cancellation hurt or help Glenn Close’s chances?
  20. relocations
    Damages May Be Headed to DirecTVIt may be the only way of saving the FX drama.
  21. the critics
    Edelstein on Greenberg: ‘Nothing to Do Except Wait for the Protagonist to Appall You One More Time’And more opinions from ‘New York’ critics.
  22. chat room
    We Ask Tate Donovan: Did He Really Die on Damages?“Unfortunately, it’s the real deal. I wish it weren’t true.”
  23. party lines
    Byrne, Close, and Short at Damages PremiereEspecially when you lose an award.
  24. overnights
    Damages Season Finale: A Highly Satisfactory Hearing of the EvidenceThrillingly comprehensive, pungent, psychologically satisfying!
  25. overnights
    Damages: We’ve Got QuestionsWill the following inquiries be answered? Believers in miracles, we say yes.
  26. overnights
    Damages: We Love It When a Plan Comes TogetherWe celebrate the bracing, burning clarity of matters finally locking into place — not that we saw it coming.
  27. overnights
    Damages: Freud, Esq.Oedipal and Electra complexes ain’t nothing new ‘round these parts, but whoa, Daddy/Mommy, did they emerge last night.
  28. overnights
    Damages: Dangerous Liasons Meets The GodfatherPlus: rugbylike sex!
  29. overnights
    Damages: What a Long, Strange Trip…An episode heavy on psychodrama, remembrances of things past, and spiritual quests.
  30. overnights
    Damages Goes on a BingeElectronica-fueled coke binges, excitingly linear plot progressions … this episode is a blast!
  31. overnights
    Damages: Lawyers and Idiots, Not Mutually ExclusiveWhat exactly is going on here?
  32. overnights
    Damages: Nurturers — of Rage!This episode strikes us as particularly potty-mouthed, with startling flashes of violence.
  33. overnights
    Damages: Bite-size Guide to a Great EpisodeThe proceedings are lively, even pleasantly wacky!
  34. overnights
    Damages, As Seen Through the Eyes of Lost (and Other) FansFlash-forwards are out, slightly less confusing flashbacks are in!
  35. overnights
    Damages: Think of the Fake Dead Babies!Cleavage-bearing rivals! Thwarted treachery! Sonograms!
  36. overnights
    Damages Season Premiere: Is This the Show’s Mad Men Moment?Come: Join us on the bandwagon!
  37. tube junkie
    Television Promises to Suck Significantly Less Than the Movies This JanuaryHint: It might be time to invest in a second Snuggie.
  38. kudos
    Emmys Announce Ten-Show-Long Lists for Best Series Awards’The Wire’ and ‘Family Guy’ highlight lists full of surprises.
  39. the industry
    Kevin Spacey and Robin Williams to Play DoctorPlus: Sam Raimi does Dennis Lehane and Iron Man secures the border.
  40. the take
    ‘Damages’ Finale Thrills Dozens of ViewersYou didn’t watch it, but you should have, given how sucky the bulk of fall TV has proven to be.