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Happy Halloween!

Ahhh… Halloween. One of my most favorite holidays! I think it’s more about the season than the holiday (now that I am too old to trick or treat unfortunately.) However I do have customs for this holiday that we do every year. I ALWAYS roast homemade, fresh pumpkin seeds which after all the years of…

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James MacArthur, Actor ‘Hawaii Five-0′ Dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stage and screen actor James MacArthur, who played “Danno” in the original version of television’s “Hawaii Five-0,” died Thursday at age 72. MacArthur’s agent, Richard Lewis, said the actor died in Florida of “natural causes,” but no direct cause was specified. In a career that spanned more than four decades, MacArthur…

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Want Big Love? HBO says nope!

That’s right. ‘Big Love’ is coming to an end, as HBO gives it a bit of tough love, and axes the series. The polygamy drama starring Utah husband Bill Paxton and his three wives will come to an end after it’s fifth season run. According to Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming, “It has been an…

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Own a Piece of the Dark Side

You too can own a piece of the dark side! Christie’s auction house says it is selling an original Darth Vader costume from the “Star Wars” movie franchise. The costume is expected to sell for somewhere between $250,000 to $365,000 at a sale next month. Christie’s said Wednesday that the costume is thought to have…

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Use Limewire? Maybe Not Anymore.

(Reuters) – A U.S. federal judge on Tuesday granted the music industry’s request to shut down the popular LimeWire file-sharing service, which had been found liable for copyright infringement. The ruling by Judge Kimba Wood in Manhattan federal court halts one of the world’s biggest services for letting consumers share music, movies and TV shows…

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Michael Jackson, Still Making News!

Michael Jackson, (and family) are still making the news. The King of Pop may have passed on, but his presence is still very much felt. Here is your Jackson round up: Michael Jackson was recently named the top earning dead celebrity, according to Forbes, earning a total of 275 million in the last 16 months…

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Rocky and Bullwinkle Creator Dies

CARMEL, Calif.  – TV cartoon artist Alexander Anderson Jr., creator of Rocky the flying squirrel and Bullwinkle the moose, has died. He was 90. I can remember, as a youngster, sitting in front of the TV every Saturday morning and watching this classic show, the crazy plots, the smart squirrel prodding the not so smart…

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Gleeks, Santa Has a Gift For You

And what many expected to happen has just been confirmed. Santa will bring the nice (and the naughty) a present this Christmas. Glee goes Christmas – on your TV and on your iPod. Glee’s special holiday-themed episode, airing December 7th, will be preceded by the release of Glee’s Christmas album on November 16. Check out…

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Hangover 2: Gibson Out, Neeson In.

Liam Neeson has decided to step in as Mel Gibson’s replacement in the upcoming film ‘The Hangover Part 2′ which is currently in Production. As you may already know, Mel Gibson was slated for the role of a tattoo artist in Thailand, and had the backing of production. However, the cast revolted, and thus, Gibson…

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Fox v. Cablevision – Lose/Lose?

Since this is “Random Thought Thursday”, I thought I would throw in my own .02 cents about the fight that continues between Fox and Cablevision. I myself used to work for a cable company not horribly long ago, in the customer service department. When it was our turn in the “Fox” hunt, we got calls…

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CBS Orders Full Season For all New Shows

CBS must be doing quite well with it’s new line-up. They announced today full season orders for all their new shows; ‘Mike and Molly’, ‘Hawaii five-0′, ‘Blue Bloods’, ‘The Defenders’, and ‘$#*! My Dad Says’. Each of the pickups however, were most definitely earned, as all of the shows have performed very well in their…

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