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'Downton Abbey' Just Went Way Too Far

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.21.2014 | Entertainment

The cast response to "Bottle-Gate" was cute, but now "Downton Abbey" is getting cheeky in all the wrong ways. In response to a bottle of water snea...

Things Are About To Get Even Worse For Lady Edith

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 07.29.2014 | Entertainment

One would think Lady Edith had been through enough heartache by now, right? Wrong. It looks like things are only going to get worse for the middle Cra...

Changes In Store For 'Downton Abbey'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 06.26.2014 | Entertainment

Filming of Season 5 of "Downton Abbey" has been underway for a couple of months now, and while the Internet's been going crazy with rumors and theorie...

The Biggest Problem With 'Downton Abbey'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 05.28.2014 | TV

Big changes might be in store for the Crawley family when "Downton Abbey" returns for a fifth season next year. The PBS show has collected hordes ...

YA Historical Fiction for Downton Abbey Fans

Lisa Parkin | Posted 06.23.2014 | Books
Lisa Parkin

As we have some waiting to do until Downton Abbey Season 5 premieres, let's get our fill of rich period dramas elsewhere.

'The Simpsons' Just Took On 'Downton Abbey,' And The Result Is Shocking

Posted 03.17.2014 | TV

Nothing quite highlights the exquisiteness and elegance of "Downton Abbey" like a good ol' animated bloodfest. "The Simpsons" decided to take on th...

If Lady Edith Went On 'The Bachelor,' This Is What It Would Look LIke

Posted 03.05.2014 | TV

In reality, "The Bachelor" and "Downton Abbey" only coexist on your DVR. But some clever people at Brilliance Jewelry totally went there, creating...

You Won't Believe What Cora Crawley Looked Like Before 'Downton Abbey'

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 03.03.2014 | TV

These days, Elizabeth McGovern is known for glamorous costumes and high-class ways on "Downton Abbey." But before she became the Countess of Grant...

Breaking Out of Your Comfort Zone: Lessons from Downton Abbey

Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW | Posted 04.27.2014 | Entertainment
Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW

Leave it to London to set the stage for these small, barefoot steps in the sand that just might lead to a larger and long awaited love!

Minnie Driver And Ellen Audition For 'Downton Abbey'

Posted 02.25.2014 | TV

Could Ellen DeGeneres and Minnie Driver be the newest residents on "Downton Abbey?" Driver has a dream to be on the hit British import series. So o...

Ten Books To Survive Downton Abbey Withdrawal

Amy Helmes | Posted 04.22.2014 | Books
Amy Helmes

Dive into these Downton-inspired novels (and their film and TV adaptations), which are guaranteed to keep you elbow-glove deep in aristocratic drama until the Crawleys make their comeback.

Facing Rejection With Dignity: Lessons From Downton Abbey

Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW | Posted 04.20.2014 | Entertainment
Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW

Daisy's dignified goodbye is relevant for anyone struggling to accept the rejection by another.

Call in the Auntie Brigade! Lessons from Downton Abbey

Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW | Posted 04.13.2014 | Entertainment
Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW

Sometimes the most important role an aunt plays, much like Aunt Rosamund, is as a supportive sounding board.

Pigs, Eggs And An Unwelcome Visitor

Youyoung Lee | Posted 04.12.2014 | Entertainment
Youyoung Lee

In case you needed a break from all the snow sport action of the Winter Olympics at Sochi, Downton was there last night to whisk you back into its rapidly changing household.

What Happens When A Black Singer Enters Downton

Youyoung Lee | Posted 04.05.2014 | Entertainment
Youyoung Lee

Wow, things have just gotten so modern at Downton, haven't they?

Respecting the Past and Embracing the Future: Lessons From Downton Abbey

Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW | Posted 04.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW

With clients, we explore what the changes in their profession mean to them, and we strategize to locate opportunities to embrace change and flourish in this new economy. Lately, I have also encouraged clients to watch Downton Abbey.

This 'Downton Abbey' Cat Parody Is A Meow-sterpiece!

Posted 01.31.2014 | TV

The "Downton Abbey" parodies and puns are never ending it seems. The beloved series has gotten a porn spoof and a board game, and now there's a cat pa...

A Happy Ending For Bates And Anna?

Youyoung Lee | Posted 03.28.2014 | Entertainment
Youyoung Lee

Even with the arrivals baby George and baby Sybill in the house, Downton is suddenly beginning to feel very empty

Yes, A 'Downton Abbey' Board Game Exists

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

If you want to feel like you live in the world of "Downton Abbey" you're in luck because now there is a board game based on the popular British TV ser...

Sorry, But PBS Isn't Planning On Bringing 'Downton' To The U.S. Any Sooner

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 01.25.2014 | TV

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Despite some fans eager to see it earlier, "Downton Abbey" will continue to begin its new seasons on PBS in January, the sys...

Dumbed-Down Abbey: Mysterious Character Reboots for Season 4

Kevin Walsh | Posted 03.22.2014 | Detroit
Kevin Walsh

In a successful drama, particularly one with such deeply-written and beloved characters as Downton Abbey it hurts much more to see the personality-lobotomies that have occurred since Matthew's reckless driving/acting career move.

So Soon? Lady Mary Gets Herself A New Suitor

Youyoung Lee | Posted 03.21.2014 | Entertainment
Youyoung Lee

After last week's extremely upsetting episode, many viewers of "Downton Abbey" wondered where the show could possibly go from there, what with a violent attack on one of the show's most beloved characters. The answer is that it just goes on.

Adjusting to Loss: Lessons from 'Downton Abbey'

Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW | Posted 03.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW

Whether it is 1922 or 2014, coping with grief is a complex and deeply personal process. Lady Sybil and Matthew Crawley, demonstrate some basic principles about getting through a tragic loss that are as true today as they were in generations past.

'Downton Abbey' Producer Defends Shocking Twist

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.25.2014 | TV

Spoiler alert: If you have not seen Season 4, episode two of "Downton Abbey," do not read ahead. Sunday night's (Jan. 12) "Downton Abbey" episode...

Giving Up on Downton Abbey

Lev Raphael | Posted 03.15.2014 | Entertainment
Lev Raphael

I've always been an Anglophile. So I was predictably intrigued with Downton Abbey when it debuted. Beautiful noble house, fascinating family turmoil, class conflict, lovely setting, well-drawn characters.