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If Adam Lambert Loses American Idol, It May Be Because the Show Wants Him to Win so Badly

Eric Deggans | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Eric Deggans

We'll see tonight if all the praise and support pays off for Lambert, or fuels a backlash that cuts his Idol dreams short.

Entertainment Weekly's Gay Idol Cover: Where's the Controversy?

Mark Pasetsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mark Pasetsky

EW took an inventive step in noting Adam's sexuality by making it a "footnote." This move is quite symbolic.

Scott Donaton, Entertainment Weekly Publisher, Out

AdAge | Nat Ives | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Scott Donaton is leaving Entertainment Weekly, where he'd been publisher since December 2007. Parent company Time Inc. said the magazine will continue...

Robert Davi & Chris Willman

Mark Joseph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mark Joseph

EW's decision to part with Chris Willman makes me think this economy is in very serious trouble.

Star Trek 11: The Obama Factor

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

After years of inactivity, Star Trek has been re-energized by J.J. Abrams, and supposedly transformed in such a way that connects it to its roots while making it relevant again.

TiVo, Entertainment Weekly Team Up

Reuters | Saumyadeb Chakrabarty & Sue Thomas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

(Reuters) - Digital video recorder maker TiVo Inc is set to enter into an agreement with Time Warner's Entertainment Weekly that will allow its users ...

Entertainment Weekly Burned By Warner Bros. Delay Of Harry Potter Film

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LOS ANGELES — Maybe Harry Potter should have brought a note from his parents saying he would be missing school. Warner Bros. gave Harry the sch...

This Week's Internet Diversions

Jack Donaldson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jack Donaldson

Another collection of the trivial, the inane, the entertaining, and the viral, including Jay-Z at Glastonbury, a New Yorker's worst fears of LA come true, and favorites from the Onion.

Why Entertainment Weekly Rules the World

Tyler Cowen and Seth Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Tyler Cowen and Seth Roberts

Too many readers are concerned about prestige rather than learning something. EW takes us to new places because the magazine covers only what is new.

Scott Donaton, Entertainment Weekly Publisher: "We're Not A Celebrity Magazine"

AdAge | Nat Ives | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK ( -- It's been six months since Scott Donaton, Ad Age's editor-turned-publisher, jumped ship to become the fifth publisher in five ...