Daily Archives: May 15, 2012

Menounos Out on ‘Dancing with Stars’

Maria Menounos entered the semifinals results show of “Dancing with the Stars” Tuesday with the highest score of the week including her second perfect 30. But the “Extra” host didn’t earn quite as many votes from viewers, which meant she was cut just before next week’s finals. The show’s mirror ball trophy will go to […]

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PBS Fall Schedule Includes ‘Midwives’

Amid the excesses of the network upfronts in New York this week (musical numbers! Britney Spears live! A monkey!), PBS would like you to know that they’ll have some fall programming as well. In addition to the previously announced new Ken Burns documentary, “The Dust Bowl,” there will be a second season for “Upstairs Downstairs” […]

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ABC Adding 10 Shows

The new ABC schedule for the 2012-2013 TV season adds six new dramas and four comedies, moves around a few of its returning shows – “Revenge” to Sundays,  and “Last Man Standing” to Fridays, reinstating a family-friendly TGIF night. Of the new dramas, “666 Park Avenue,” regarding a mysterious New York building, stars Terry O’Quinn […]

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Tuesday TV: Kids vs. School Lunch, Several Finales

The hard-hitting series “The Weight of the Nation” (HBO, 8 p.m.) concludes its two day event tonight, with some hopeful news about how kids took it upon themselves to improve the luches they receive at schools. The fried, fast-food style takeover of cafeterias has been caused by profit considerations — not nutrition or health. That […]

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