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Guerdwich Montimer Sexual Assault? 'Friday Night Lights' Impostor Accused Of Bedding 16-Year-Old

AP | SCHUYLER DIXON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

DALLAS — A 22-year-old man accused of posing as a high school basketball star in West Texas was charged with sexual assault Friday after an unde...

Damages: Is This FX Drama too Good for Television?

Ed Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

If Damages must leave television, wouldn't it make an amazing movie? The role that brought Close two Emmys and counting might also lead to her first Academy Award.

HuffPost Review: The Steve Miller Band's Bingo!, Plus A Conversation With Griffin House

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Bingo! re-establishes Miller as that Chicago blues-y guy, tackling ten standards that might as well be his own. George Thorogood certainly should be looking over his shoulder.

"Life Unexpected": A Quiet Freshman Gem on The CW

Ed Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

Unlike virtually all of the other shows on the CW, this one has an uncommonly ambitious storyline as its foundation and characters with so many layers to them it could take years to peel them all away.

Mad Men: The Streak Continues

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Mad Men is, sadly, off the air till the summer. But it is definitely on a roll. Earlier in January, it won as best dramatic series at the Golden Globes, the Screen Actors Guild, and the Producers Guild, among others.

HuffPost Review: The Good Guy

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

DiPietro creates a convincing atmosphere on the trading floor in The Good Guy, in which colleagues act alternately as allies and competitors, chasing the big bucks, with ethics as an afterthought (if that).

'Friday Night Lights' Stars Give Thanks To Wounded Veterans

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

The two lead actors of the television show "Friday Night Lights" visited wounded warriors, military family members and U.S. servicemembers with a mess...

Dexter, Friday Night Lights and Sons of Anarchy Bring a Decade of Outstanding TV Drama to a Close

Ed Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

It's hard to think of anything that will evoke fond memories when people look back on these last ten years, but the "Decade from Hell" ushered in a new Golden Age of Television.

"Friday Night Lights" Speaks to the Realities of Hard Economic Times

Ed Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

Critics love Friday Night Lights, and it has a devoted (if small) fan base, but beyond that life has been unaccountably hard for this outstanding show. So what's been the problem?

Some of the (Pop Culture) Things I Want for Christmas

Annie Stamell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Annie Stamell

I feel strongly about the importance of the Christmas List. I mean, why not make it easier on your loved ones by telling them exactly what you want? Please note, I've been very well-behaved this year.

Lost, Battlestar Galactica, Mad Men, Dexter and More: The Ten Best TV Shows of 2009

Ed Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

Here are my choices for the Official Ten Best television programs of the year.

An Open Letter to TV Writers Who Enjoy the "Will They Or Won't They?" Game Too Much

Annie Stamell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Annie Stamell

I'm so incredibly sick of TV insiders talking about the "Moonlighting curse." People who are attracted to each other usually end up getting together. So let it happen!

Congratulations! It is Now Socially Acceptable to be an Internet Junkie and a TV Addict!

Annie Stamell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Annie Stamell

That's right folks. Thanks to Twitter, our television watching experience is increasingly customizable and further integrated with our online persona.

Interview: Alexis Bledel, Unemployed Post Grad

James Sims | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
James Sims

Neither screenwriter Kelly Fremon nor Hollywood starlet, Alexis Bledel could have seen the recent economic meltdown coming when first creating the sentimental teen comedy, Post Grad .

DVDs: "Mad Men Season 2" Gets Darker

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

With the new season just around the corner in mid-August, it's a good time to catch up with Mad Men. It is one show that definitely rewards careful rewatching.

Fearless Emmy Advice!

Ed Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

Here are my suggestions for the top programs and performers in the drama and comedy series categories.

New Tunes On Monday: Green Day, Eric Clapton & Steve Winwood, Tori Amos, Kate Voegele, and Mat Kearney

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Though Tori Amos' career may have suffered from being overly prolific and recording some questionable cover songs, every new album is a bouquet of interesting, intelligent songs for her loyal fans.

Talking To Taylor Kitsch: Mutant And "Friday Night Lights" Star | Ethan Sacks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

If he hadn't shredded his knee playing hockey eight years ago, Taylor Kitsch may never have gotten the chance to suit up as high school football star ...

Jason Linkins

Scritti Politti: March 31, 2009 | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Poetry of Glenn Beck: Somebody said let's make Swedish meatballs at the furniture store And somebody else said, that's a stupid idea; nobody's go...

NBC Renews 'Friday Night Lights' Through 2011

AP | LYNN ELBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — NBC is keeping the lights on for "Friday Night Lights." The acclaimed series has been renewed for two more 13-episode runs and wi...

Ben Silverman, "Friday Night Lights" Savior: Saved Show By "Yelling At A Lot Of People"

New York Times | Bill Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NBC completed a deal Monday with DirecTV that will again split the next "Friday Night Lights" season between the satellite company and the NBC network...

"Friday Night Lights" To Be Renewed, Minus Two Ladies | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

The stadium lights will remain lit for the Dillon Panthers, as "Friday Night Lights" will continue to play for two more seasons. Confirmation that th...

Connie Britton: Helping 'Friday Night Lights' (The Best Show On TV) Shine

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Early this season on "Friday Night Lights," a sportscaster declares with a hearty twang that everyone gathered for the Panthers' foot...

Twitter In the Zeitgeist (Tweitgeist?)

Sally Horchow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sally Horchow

Most everyone has an opinion about Twitter, even if it's just blind curiosity. It's a great topic of debate, a great means for connection. And you don't even have to be one of the millions already tweeting.

`Friday Night Lights' Returns With New Hope

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — "Friday Night Lights" is one of those shows, one hears, that you gotta see. Really, you just don't know what you're missing. Like "A...