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What's With All The 'Bitches,' ABC?

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 06.11.2012 | TV

LOS ANGELES — B doesn't just stand for broadcasting at ABC. The network uses the letter as an abbreviation for "bitch" in the title of its new ...

The New Diversity Divide

Wendy N. Powell | Posted 05.13.2012 | TV
Wendy N. Powell

Now, I have a robust sense of humor but I can't imagine Hollywood making fun of another religion or culture referring to their women as "bitches."

Why Some Women Are Sexists

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 05.13.2012 | Home
Soraya Chemaly

Every day people, like me, are banging their heads on their desks, asking "What is wrong with that woman?" "Why is she doing that?" "Doesn't she realize she's being used by a system that denigrates her?" Women in these positions clearly don't see it that way.

Gingrich Targets TV Show 'GCB' As Anti-Christian

AP | By BETH FOUHY | Posted 03.09.2012 | Religion

GULFPORT, Miss. -- Republican presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich says a new ABC television series is evidence that the entertainment industry harbors ...

Kraft Loses Faith In 'GCB'

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 03.08.2012 | TV

UPDATE: Kraft has since issued this statement to The Huffington Post: As part of a larger multi-show media buy on ABC-TV, there were some spots inc...

The Trouble with GCB -- It Needs More C

Briallen Hopper | Posted 05.06.2012 | Religion
Briallen Hopper

The beauty of being a Christian B is that you don't just exist in the same world that everyone else does. What matters is not Louboutins and boob jobs, but coffee-hour cookies and the power of prayer; whether you approve of the new stained-glass window and what you think about eternal salvation.

'GCB' Sets Up A Boobylicious Battle

Posted 05.04.2012 | TV

"GCB" (Sun., 10 p.m. EST on ABC) started courting controversy from the moment it was announced the book "Good Christian Bitches" was being adapted for...

'GCB': Why You Need To Watch ABC's Texas Housewives

Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 05.02.2012 | Women
Margaret Wheeler Johnson

If there was ever anything to make you wish to God (with a capital G) that Molly Ivins were alive and sitting right next to you with a glass of Maker'...

'GCB' Takes Aim At Women, Christians And Texans

Maureen Ryan | Posted 05.02.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

How do you weave the idea of redemption into a soap about God-fearing folks who are all flawed? There's a reasonable amount of comedic and dramatic potential contained in that premise, but "GCB" spurns almost every part of that setup.

Scrapped Show Titles Worse Than Good Christian B**ches

Miriam Shor | Posted 05.02.2012 | TV
Miriam Shor

I happen to be in it; watched the whole title hoopla unfold. Fascinating. I began to wonder: Have there been other shows whose titles have undergone such gerrymandering?

Maggie Furlong

'GCB' Stars Preview Their Texas-Sized New Drama

HuffingtonPost.com | Maggie Furlong | Posted 02.22.2012 | TV

"GCB" (premieres Sun., March 4, 10 p.m. EST on ABC) has gotten a bit of a bad rap already. First it was over the many name changes (what was "Good Chr...

Kristin Chenoweth Loves Gap Kids And 'Smash'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Before Naeem Khan's runway show Tuesday afternoon, we spotted Broadway icon Kristin Chenoweth in the front row. Sandwiched between InStyle's Hal Ruben...

Maggie Furlong

'GCB' Exclusive Look: The New Primetime B*tches

HuffingtonPost.com | Maggie Furlong | Posted 01.24.2012 | TV

ABC's new "Desperate Housewives"-esque dramedy has gone through a few good names: "Good Christian Bitches" was toned down a bit to "Good Christian Bel...

Watch Out For Those 'Chritches'

Cathleen Falsani | Posted 09.27.2011 | Religion
Cathleen Falsani

Christians would do well to take a cue from our cousins in the Jewish community and cultivate a better sense of humor about ourselves. And save our outrage for injustices that are truly outrageous.

Post-Divorce Drama Raises Ire Of Parents Television Council

Mail Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

A parents' rights group has hit out at producers ABC, calling their latest show 'Good Christian Bitches' an 'affront to women'. The Parents Televis...