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Ultimate Netflix Guide, Part 1: The Classics

Maureen Ryan | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV
Maureen Ryan

If you just got Netflix or want ideas on what to watch next, you're in luck! I would really love to help you with that.

Fan Richard Foos Finally Frees Fridays' DVD's

Melanie Chartoff | Posted 12.15.2013 | Entertainment
Melanie Chartoff

Once upon a time, some iconoclastic comic actors and wildly original writers were assembled to copy a hit TV show's style, and despite format limits, managed to distinguish themselves in bleeding edge ways.

WATCH: 'Freaks & Geeks' The Video Game!

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 10.04.2013 | TV

Though it's been over a decade now, fans with discerning tastes continue to mourn the far-too-early cancellation of the cult classic television show "...

8 Coming-of-Age Stories for Our Generation

Uloop | Posted 11.19.2013 | College

My generation gets a lot of flack for being self-involved, lazy, and socially-inept whiners, like Holden Caulfield. However, I would like to challenge the people making these claims to think about whether or not they felt certain when they made decisions that altered the rest of their lives.

6 Life Lessons From 'Freaks & Geeks'

Chris Barnes | Posted 11.12.2013 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

Watching Freaks and Geeks brings back memories of our teenage years, but there are several life lessons that you can take away from the show that pertain to everyday life. Here are some of our favorite household tips from the series.

Help! My Youngest Is Leaving for College (But First Wants to Pierce Her Bellybutton)

Nan Silver | Posted 10.26.2013 | Fifty
Nan Silver

"Don't freak out but I'm getting my bellybutton pierced after work. Just letting you know." That's the text my 18-year-old daughter sent me from her summer job at a frozen yogurt shop, while I was in our living room, aka: College-Packing Central.

INTERVIEW: Director Paul Feig on The Heat, Bridesmaids, and Freaks and Geeks

Zaki Hasan | Posted 08.29.2013 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

As an actor, Paul Feig has appeared on shows as diverse The Facts of Life, The Drew Carey Show, and Sabrina, the Teenage Witch. As creator of the shor...

The 'Freaks & Geeks' Are Still Friends

Posted 06.20.2013 | TV

Although Linda Cardellini has became associated with Don Draper's (Jon Hamm) latest mistress Sylvia on "Mad Men" these days, the actress got her start...

'Office' Director Explains Finale's Shocking Cameo

HuffPost Live | Posted 08.19.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Last month, long-time viewers of NBC's "The Office" said goodbye to the show after nine seasons. Ken Kwapis directed the finale, and many other episod...

Kid Gypsy: A Bright, Painted Trickster Rolls

Michael Sean Comerford | Posted 07.08.2013 | Weird News
Michael Sean Comerford

He wears conventional, thick brown glasses along with a Mohawk hair cut, white-hallow earlobe rings, a septum ring, metal piercings on his lips and chin, and tattoos on his nose and chin. Yet his face is a work in progress.

Just in Case You Missed It: The Media Revolution of 1999

Kevin McDonough | Posted 07.03.2013 | Entertainment
Kevin McDonough

1999 saw the debut of two of the greatest shows ever made, as well as the seeds of the medium's embrace of cheaply made mediocrity. It marked the beginning of whole new expectations of where television could ascend -- or descend.

What I'll Never Forget About My '70s Gym Class

Tom Cramer | Posted 07.02.2013 | Fifty
Tom Cramer

I believe the proper term is physical education, but in 1970s Chicago it was called gym class or simply gym.

They Weren't Always Stars

Posted 04.14.2013 | TV

Even TV stars had to go through the audition process to get their big break. That includes doing the audition tape. Viewers don't always get to se...

Yep, That Was Her

Posted 04.08.2013 | TV

Note: Do not read on if you have not yet seen the Season 6 premiere of AMC's "Mad Men," titled "The Doorway." On Sunday's Season 6 premiere of "Mad...

10 TV Shows To Watch On Netflix

Erin Ruberry | Posted 04.23.2013 | TV
Erin Ruberry

Gone are the days when a sick day meant staying home to watch soap operas and daytime talk shows. Here are 10 of our favorite series to binge on next time we have a few hours -- or a few days -- to veg in bed.

Theater: "Great God Pan" Makes Some Sweet Music

Michael Giltz | Posted 02.19.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

THE GREAT GOD PAN ** 1/2 out of **** PLAYWRIGHTS HORIZON Amy Herzog's play has opened to strong reviews and an immediate extension and no wonder: she...

Words That Shaped Last Week: "Royal Baby," "Freaks and Geeks," and "Jan Brewer"

Vanity Fair | Posted 02.09.2013 | Media
Vanity Fair

By Juli Weiner, Vanity Fair For your edification, a look back at the phrases, nouns, and neologisms that have, for better or for worse, shaped the ...

What Would've Happened to Every Character in Freaks and Geeks' Lost Second Season

Vanity Fair | Posted 02.06.2013 | TV
Vanity Fair

Although Freaks and Geeks never got within hailing distance of a second season, that didn't stop Paul Feig and Judd Apatow from imagining what might become of their characters in a further future.

Lizzy Caplan Says The 'Party Down' Movie WILL Happen

Posted 11.09.2012 | TV

Lizzy Caplan has a ton of TV credits to her name including many, many canceled shows from "Freaks and Geeks" to "Party Down," but that has just endear...

TV's Best Halloween Episodes

Posted 10.26.2012 | TV

Since TV viewers have been watching the many Halloween-themed episodes TV has to offer this holiday season, HuffPost TV thought it was time to take a ...

Chatting With Peter Frampton, Bruce Hornsby and Mike Andrews

Mike Ragogna | Posted 12.24.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"I always try to make stuff that affects me and I think that if given the chance, a lot of music that doesn't seem like the formula of what might be a hit would be more popular. There's a lot of great music that doesn't sound like whatever. Everything sounds very dance-y now."

WATCH: A Look Back At Sam Weir's 'Parisian Nightsuit' From 'Freaks & Geeks'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Misener | Posted 10.19.2012 | Style

Ladies Love Feathered Hair.

Busy Philipps On 'Don't Trust The B,' 'Cougar Town,' 'Freaks & Geeks' And More!

Posted 09.26.2012 | TV

From her portrayal of "bad girl" Kim on "Freaks & Geeks" in 1999 to her current role as the fun-loving Laurie on TBS' "Cougar Town," Busy Philipps has...

Erin Clements

TV's Most Popular School | Erin Clements | Posted 09.06.2012 | TV

If the name of the school on “Glee” rings a bell, it might be because William McKinley High was also the setting for two of TV’s other finest po...

15 TV Cast Reunions That Should Happen

The Huffington Post | HuffPost TV Staff | Posted 08.19.2012 | TV

With the "Roseanne" cast reuniting for a good old fashioned roast and the "Arrested Development" gang back together courtesy of Netflix, nostalgic TV ...