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Robert Townsend is not the brash young upstart he once was in the 1980s. He just recently turned 59, and no longer frequents the… Read More

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My memories of the O.J. Simpson trial are scant. I know it interrupted Days of Our Lives. I vaguely remember the Bronco… Read More

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Four of television’s hottest series are featured in the diverse lineup of events at this year’s PaleyFest L.A., the William… Read More

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The Oscars are always a buzzing topic. This year, however, the buzz has been because of a controversial (and glaring) lack of Black and Brown faces… Read More

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