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The good news is that ABC’s twisty, crazy, mangled drama, Scandal, was renewed for another season. The better news is that show creator… Read More

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Well, this is coming as somewhat of a surprise and it certainly has us grinding our teeth. Off the heels of the Angela Bassett-directed Lifetime movie… Read More

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