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Wednesday Windfall: Conversations with KISS' Gene Simmons, Brian Culbertson and The Weepies

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

With regards to Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, is it easy or hard for Gene Simmons to transform himself from an everyday person into a savior of rock 'n' roll?

Dora The Explorer Celebrates 10th Anniversary Of TV Show On Wall Street

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

'Dora The Explorer' may be exempt from the laws of aging -- she's perpetually eight -- but her eponymous television show evidently isn't, having cele...

The Serious Side of Nick Cannon (AUDIO)

Jeff Rivera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jeff Rivera

Many people know actor, comedian, rapper and TV host Nick Cannon from the silver screen or from what they read from the headlines. However, not many...

'Power Rangers' Coming To Nickelodeon, Haim Saban Buys Franchise From Disney

The Wrap | Daniel Frankel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Saban has selected Nickelodeon as his television partner, with the "Power Rangers" moving onto the kids channel for its 18th season starting....

Nickelodeon Tries To Break Into Movies Again

nytimes.com | BROOKS BARNES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Viacom has long wanted its movie studio, Paramount, to tap into the brand equity and marketing muscle of its children's television empire, Nickelodeon...

Cinefantastique Podcast: Nimrod Antal on Predators; Discussions of The Twilight Saga: Eclipse and The Last Airbender

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

It's a double-dose of photodramatic discussion, disputation, and dissention on this week's episode of the the Cinefantastique Podcast, as Dan Persons,...

"Go Diego Go" Takes on an Oil Spill

Levi Novey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Levi Novey

I was happy to see the show bring up the issue of how animals are threatened by oil spills. But I also thought it was odd how the show made cleaning up a spill seem so easy.

Michelle Obama Is Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 'Big Help' Winner

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — First lady Michelle Obama is getting attention from the Nickelodeon kids' television network – and it has nothing to do with gr...

Dora The Explorer, Illegal Immigrant?

AP | SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CHICAGO — In her police mug shot, the doe-eyed cartoon heroine with the bowl haircut has a black eye, battered lip and bloody nose. Dora the Ex...

"Beyond the Backpack": Dora the Explorer Helps Prepare Children to Start School

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Marian Wright Edelman

Nickelodeon has launched a new initiative to help provide preschoolers the resources, skills, and support they will need to be well-prepared for school and ready to start their school years on the right path.

Interview with Will McRobb, Co-Creator of "The Adventures of Pete and Pete," One of the Best Kid's Shows in TV History

Alex Remington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Alex Remington

It's mighty strange You're looking happily deranged [lyrics incomprehensible] Or have you picked your target yet? Hey Sandy! --"Hey Sandy," Polaris If...

Joe Simpson Making A TV Show About His Daughters

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Joe Simpson has signed on to executive produce a Nickelodean comedy series about his daughters, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The show will b...

Nick Cannon: The NCredible

Timothy Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Timothy Cooper

Cannon's success with creating material for Viacom has made him a true force in today's media circles.

"Yo Gabba Gabba" The Nickelodeon "Stepchild" Experiencing Growing Pains

New York Times | DAVE ITZKOFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

These milestones highlight how rapidly "Yo Gabba Gabba!," a show aimed at a preschool audience and broadcast on Nickelodeon's Nick Jr. channel, has bu...

Nat & Alex Wolf of Nickelodeon's Naked Brothers Band (VIDEO)

Jeff Rivera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jeff Rivera

Miley Cyrus Meet Marcia Brady

Amy Siskind | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Amy Siskind

I've already had too many conversations with my daughter before the appropriate age. How many times will the actions of our teenage TV stars prompt discussions on topics well before their time?

HuffPost Review: Imagine That

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Imagine That is a movie with surprising emotional intelligence. But aside from the illogic of its plot, it also seems to miss the mark in terms of who it thinks its audience will be.

Nick At Nite Moving Start Hour Earlier To 8PM

New York TImes | BRIAN STELTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The network is expected to announce on Monday that the start time for Nick at Nite, its night-time schedule of reruns, is moving to 8 p.m., encompassi...

Marketing Earth Day (and Other Stuff) to Children

Susan Linn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Susan Linn

Have you done your Earth Day shopping yet? Corporations use Earth Day to sell us on the belief that we can buy our way into ecological sustainability. We can't.

Bring Out the Third Season of Pete & Pete!

Alex Remington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Alex Remington

If you were watching Nickelodeon in the mid-'90s you probably came home from school to watch The Adventures of Pete & Pete, a bizarre, surreal, heartfelt, hilarious little gem of a sitcom.

Nickelodeon Asks Kids To Turn Off Electronics For A Minute

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW YORK — Nickelodeon will ask kids to unplug their games and gadgets for a minute on Earth Day to symbolize a commitment to helping the enviro...

No, No Chris Brown!

Lola Adesioye | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Lola Adesioye

If Brown is to make changes, it may help him to see the public fallout of his behaviour. Unlike many other mollycoddled stars, he may be realizing that actions come with consequences.

Chris Brown Pulls Out Of Kids Choice Awards, Thanks Fans

AP | NEKESA MUMBI MOODY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — More than a month after the assault that left Rihanna bloodied and bruised, the situation gets more grim for the once-brilliant caree...

Nickelodeon Stands By Chris Brown As "Best Male" Nominee

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Nickelodeon said it has no plans to remove Chris Brown as a nominee for its annual Kids' Choice Awards, despite the singer's felony c...

CBS Can't Die

Ed Madison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ed Madison

Years earlier, right out of college, I was hired to join the team that launched CNN. Visionary Ted Turner had this crazy notion that people would want to watch 24 hours of non-stop news.