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I'd Rather Live Downstairs at Downton

Rachel Levy Lesser | Posted 02.03.2017 | Entertainment
Rachel Levy Lesser

What I've come to realize though (and yes it took me almost all of six seasons to get there) is that despite what seems to be the very charmed and carefree lives of the residents upstairs, I'd so much rather live downstairs.

The Lady of Downton Abbey Throws Some Props to the Lord

David Hinckley | Posted 12.24.2016 | Entertainment
David Hinckley

Don't take that as a spoiler. Even though the series wraps up in the U.K. on Christmas Day, everyone involved maintains a vow of silence on this side of the pond concerning the upcoming endpoint.

Email Your Mother, Mabel

Sandy Thomas | Posted 08.11.2016 | Arts
Sandy Thomas

A day of rest? Not so much. We did sleep later than usual, and decided to treat ourselves to a posh breakfast. We wanted sit down food, not takeaway, and curry need not apply. Heading to Waverly place, there's a tourist information store, which sold us a detailed map of Edinburgh.

Breaking Bad News: Is This the End of Binge TV?

David Toussaint | Posted 05.03.2014 | TV
David Toussaint

Remember when the TV renaissance of serial series was hailed as the best thing to happen since Must-See TV? Judging by the look of things lately, the ...

Those Slackers at Downton Abbey

Joanne Goldblum | Posted 04.09.2014 | Impact
Joanne Goldblum

They don't work for a living; they keep making babies; and they have a tremendous sense of entitlement. I'm talking about the Crawleys, of course, the fictional blue bloods who live at Downton Abbey.

'Downton Abbey' Gets A Punny Porn Parody

Posted 01.25.2014 | TV

Somewhere in Yorkshire county the Dowager Countess -- aghast! -- has dropped a cup of tea. Adult production company UK Harmony Films has decided t...

The Awful Downton Shocker You Never Saw Coming

Youyoung Lee | Posted 03.14.2014 | Entertainment
Youyoung Lee

Thanks to a three-month U.S. lag time, the third and controversial episode of Season 4's Downton Abbey has already broken the Internet across the pond. And if you've been holding your hands to your ears to avoid spoiler alerts, now you know why.

Somebody Left Downton Abbey's Cake Out in the Rain

Lev Raphael | Posted 03.08.2014 | Entertainment
Lev Raphael

Yesterday's two-hour snooze fest lacked drama and wit, taking its dour tone from Zombie Lady Mary. Most of the characters seemed to be sleep-walking through the episode -- or worse, acting like animatronic versions of themselves in a Yorkshire Disneyland.

Downton Abbey Returns With An Uncertain Future After Matthew

Youyoung Lee | Posted 01.22.2015 | Entertainment
Youyoung Lee

The Grantham family has witnessed war, financial disaster and broken marriage proposals over the past three seasons, but only in the past year has the family been dealt particularly harsh blows with the deaths of Matthew Crawley and beloved sister Sybil.

Working Women Lessons from 'Downton Abbey'

Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti | Posted 05.04.2013 | Women
Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti

"Downton Abbey" has captured the attention of millions of Americans. While set back in the early 20th century, there are many lessons that modern working women can learn from this popular series.

10 Lessons From The Dowager Countess

Michelle Persad | Posted 04.18.2012 | Women

Dame Maggie Smith is not leaving "Downton Abbey," the show's producers announced yesterday. Everyone breathe. Although rumors were flying surround...