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That's What He Said: Quoting Mark Twain

Cindy Lovell | Posted 01.25.2014 | Books
Cindy Lovell

Mark Twain remains the most frequently quoted American author, which means he is also the most frequently misquoted author. When a good Mark Twain quote is needed to punch up a paper or spice up a speech, it is possible to verify it with a credible source.

6 Things 'The Office' Taught Us About Work Life

Posted 05.16.2013 | Business

For many comedy fans, Thursday night will be a sad one, as "The Office" comes to an end. In honor of all the awkwardness we've been subjected to thank...

Child's Body Pulled From River Believed To Be Missing Infant

Posted 05.15.2013 | Chicago

A suburban Chicago man made a grim discovery Tuesday afternoon when he found a body in the Des Plaines River police believe is that of missing 1-year-...

'"The Office' Doesn't Feel Like It's Mine'

Posted 05.15.2013 | TV

On Thursday night, "The Office" will finally say goodbye to NBC after eight years on the air. While viewers and cast members alike are getting emo...

7 Things That Wouldn't Exist Without The Office

Hulu.com | Posted 07.15.2013 | Comedy
Hulu.com

The good news: The Office has a legacy as large as its heart (and Dwight's head). It'll never really be gone, because it's changed, well, everything. It's inside us now. That's what she said.

How 'The Office' Changed TV

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 07.14.2013 | TV

NEW YORK — As "The Office" airs its series finale after eight years on NBC, the time feels right to salute the show that spawned it. I'm talkin...

Murder Charges Filed In Case Of Missing Infant

Posted 04.21.2013 | Chicago

Updated story Though the missing suburban Chicago infant still has not been found, murder charges were filed Friday in the case of Bryeon Hunter. ...

Financially Irresponsible TV Characters We Idolize Anyway

Posted 09.30.2013 | Entertainment

A particularly instructive storyline on Season 2 of "Friends" sees a characteristically naive Joey land a high-profile role on a soap opera that he's ...

Meryl Streep: Steve Carell Was 'Absolutely Wonderful' On 'The Office'

Posted 08.01.2012 | TV

Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep is just like millions of Americans: She watches "The Office." Streep, who co-stars with former "Office" star St...

The Office, Post Michael Scott

Toni Nagy | Posted 05.06.2012 | TV
Toni Nagy

Not only has The Office transitioned into the post Michael Scott era with grace, but I am relishing the complexity of the other characters and story lines.

Ed Helms On Andy Bernard's 'Office' Promotion

Posted 02.27.2012 | TV

Steve Carell's departure from "The Office" left such a massive void that it took the show's producers months to decide who on the cast could capably f...

Is This Who We Think It Is?

Posted 01.18.2012 | Comedy

UPDATE: NBC confirmed to the Washington Post that the man in question is not Steve Carell. Carry on. ORIGINAL POST: On last week's episode of "The ...

That's What He Said: No-Emmy Love for Michael Scott; Predicting Next Year's Winners Now

Jon Chattman | Posted 11.23.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Rosh Hashanah may be around the corner, but it felt more like Passover nearly a week ago when The Office's Carell was overlooked in his last chance to take home the gold.

Rainn Wilson Shames TV World Over Steve Carell Emmy Snub

Posted 11.19.2011 | Entertainment

Despite crafting one of the funniest and most beloved characters in recent TV memory, Steve Carell entered Sunday night without ever having been honor...

Principal Racks Up $17K Worth Of Luxurious Purchases On CPS Credit Card

Posted 11.01.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Public Schools is examining almost $17,000 in charges on a CPS-issued credit card that a high school principal spent on exotic overseas travel...

Steve Carell On 'The Office': 'Screw That Show!'

Posted 09.19.2011 | Entertainment

So, one last Michael Scott move for Steve Carell. The good news is, unlike his former character, at least Carell knew what he was doing. Appeari...

'The Office' New Boss: Jim, Dwight Or Andy?

Posted 08.29.2011 | Entertainment

After all those guest stars, it looks like "The Office" may be hiring from within, after all. Following star Steve Carell's summer announcement tha...

Jason Linkins

Mitt Romney's Dunder Mifflin Infinity

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.15.2011 | Politics

This week, the Mitt Romney campaign earned itself some plaudits after releasing a rather evocative new advertisement, called "Bump In The Road." The spot is a brutal attack ad that hits right at the heart of the nation's ongoing unemployment crisis.

Another CPS Miracle?

Matt Farmer | Posted 08.13.2011 | Chicago
Matt Farmer

ABC-7 anchorman Ravi Baichwal called Collins Academy one of the city's "exceptional public schools." But having an anchorman declare it one of the city's "exceptional public schools" does not make it so.

Apple's First CEO Spills Details On Steve Jobs

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.24.2011 | Technology

Though stories of the early days of Apple tend to revolve around the two Steves (Jobs and Wozniak), Apple's first CEO was actually Michael Scott, chos...

WATCH: Michael Scott Leaves 'The Office'

Posted 06.29.2011 | Comedy

The episode that fans of "The Office" have been anticipating (and/or dreading) has finally come and gone. On Thursday night, Michael Scott officially ...

WATCH: Michael Scott's Worst Impressions

Posted 06.28.2011 | Comedy

Steve Carell's final episode of "The Office" is upon us, meaning Dunder Mifflin must now operate without its quintessential leader Michael Scott, for ...

WATCH: 'The Office' Serenades Michael Scott With 'Rent' Song

Posted 06.22.2011 | Comedy

In one of those well-earned TV moments where a sitcom gets to be as bittersweet as it is funny, the Dunder Mifflin team gave Michael an emotional send...

Jim Carrey Joins 'The Office'

Posted 06.22.2011 | Entertainment

Dunder Mifflin just got a late entry into the job applicant pool. It was announced on Thursday that Jim Carrey will appear in the season finale of "T...

The Future Of 'The Office Stars Revealed

Posted 06.14.2011 | Entertainment

Could Dunder Mifflin be promoting from within? With Steve Carell leaving "The Office" in just a few weeks, the show brought in a plethora of specia...