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Posts from: September 2012

SNL’s failed reality show, Project Runway All-Stars’ new host and cast, True Life lawsuit

NBC ordered but never aired a 2004 SNL reality competition show that would have been like The Apprentice with comic actors, judged by Lorne Michaels. Splitsider suggests the show wouldn’t have worked, but I think it absolutely would have: just look at Next Food Network Star. The site also reports on Paul Scheer and Whoopi …

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Survivor rains cookies and breasts, and Probst finds a woman he can treat like a puppy

Despite the addition of the dick minute to last night’s episode of Survivor Philippines, which networks add to prevent us from changing the channel, but which for me had the effect of cancelling the recording of the episode because shows scheduled to record at 9 won the DVR battle, there wasn’t a lot happening during …

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Imagining Great Food Truck Race in the future

Food Network’s Great Food Truck Race was an impressive show its first season, with echoes of a fantastic series that aired 11 years ago, Cannonball Run 2001, and early Amazing Race. Since then, it’s devolved into an increasing mess, from the bullshit last season to this season’s change of concept, which has given wannabe food …

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