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'Mystery Science Theater 3000' Creator Raises $500K Toward New Season

Hours after launching a Kickstarter campaign to revive a TV show that made horrible movies enjoyable, Mystery Science Theater 3000 creator Joel Hodgson raised a quarter of his $2 million goal.
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'Weekend Update' Co-Anchors Dish On 'SNL' And Donald Trump

As hosts of Saturday Night Live's news segment, Colin Jost and Michael Che are used to joking about hot-button issues. "Whoever is in a position of power, you're going to take shots at," Jost says.
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Video: Aasif Mandvi Of 'Daily Show' Talks Islamophobia, Immigration And Comedy

Actor, writer, producer and comedian Aasif Mandvi traces the trajectory of his career, including what was like to be The Daily Show's first brown person.
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For A Year, Shonda Rhimes Said 'Yes' To All The Things That Scared Her

The creator of Grey's Anatomy and Scandal says despite the success of her shows, her life "had gotten really small," so she decided to step out of her comfort zone. Year of Yes is her new memoir.
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Fresh On The Screen: How TV Is Redefining Whom We Think Of As 'American'

After a century in the shadows, immigrants are stepping into the prime-time spotlight. Code Switch takes a look at the past and present of immigrants on TV.
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'Walking Dead' Toys With Fans Concerning Glenn Rhee's Fate

The character Glenn Rhee is a fan favorite on The Walking Dead. An ambiguous scene made it appear he might be dead, but the show has viewers waiting to find out if he's actually been eaten by zombies.
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From 'Bad' To The 'Bone': Writer Behind Walter White Turns To Pirouettes

Moira Walley-Beckett penned one of Breaking Bad's most beloved episodes. Perhaps it should be no surprise, then, that her new ballet drama Flesh and Bone brings ominous darkness to the dance floor.
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What To Expect When Donald Trump Hosts 'Saturday Night Live'

Donald Trump will host Saturday Night Live tonight, despite protests from Hispanic groups who are angry about his criticisms of immigrants.
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Batmobile Creator George Barris Dies At 89

George Barris, who created the Batmobile through his work customizing cars, has died.
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Lena Dunham On Sex, Oversharing And Writing About Lost 'Girls'

Dunham says when she started writing HBO's Girls, she was drawn to characters with "a bit of a Zelda Fitzgerald lost, broken woman quality." Originally broadcast Sept. 29, 2014.

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