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The Weather Channel Dropped From DirecTV Effective Today

The biggest satellite provider in America, DirecTV has dropped the Weather Channel from it's lineup effective today.While Weather Channel executives say it's a must have for all families, DirecTV's response is that weather information is readily available everywhere, and it's customers should not have to pay a premium for it.

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FX’s ‘Fargo’ TV Series Adaptation Releases First Bloody Photos

A short while ago gave us our first look at FX's hotly-anticipated vampire drama 'The Strain,' and so too has the day now afforded us another glimpse at FX's upcoming wares. Check out 'Sherlock' star Martin Freeman in the first official photos from FX's star-studded 'Fargo' TV series, executive produced by Joel and Ethan Cohen!

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Watch Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers’ First ‘Tonight Show’ and ‘Late Night’ Promos

A few weeks from now, the late-night TV landscape will look drastically different, what with current 'Late Night' host Jimmy Fallon taking over 'The Tonight Show' from Jay Leno, while 'SNL''s resident Weekend Update anchor Seth Meyers graduates to 'Late Night' in turn. The first promos for these takeovers have emerged, but will everything be ready in time for opening night?

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Judas Priest Appear on ‘The Simpsons’

Judas Priest became the latest in a long line of rockers to appear on ‘The Simpsons.’ The episode, called ‘Steal this Episode,’ aired on Sunday night (Jan. 5).

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James Avery, Star of ‘Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,’ Dead at 68

It brings us great sadness to report this news on the first day of the New Year -- James Avery, the beloved actor who portrayed Uncle Phil on the hit '90s sitcom 'The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,' has passed away at the age of 68. Avery, who passed away late last night in Los Angeles, was an actor known for his warmth, and continued to appear on many TV shows over the years after 'Fresh Prince' concluded. 

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‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Phil Robertson Placed on “Indefinite Hiatus” Following Homophobic Remarks

The ever-increasing popularity of A&E reality series 'Duck Dynasty' continues to mount as a fourth season prepares for debut on January 15, but future seasons may be in store for a major change. Family patriarch Phil Robertson has been placed on an "indefinite hiatus" from filming after Robertson made comments in a GQ interview denigrating homosexuality as a sin, and comparing it with the likes of bestiality.

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Ringo Starr to Guest Star on Cartoon Special

A former Beatle just made it OK to spend your free time watching cartoons. Then again, his band has some history with the subject.

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Matthew Perry to Remake ‘The Odd Couple’ at CBS

On a day when movies and TV alike confront a bit of self-doubt in over-stuffing superhero films and retreading major classics, this industry is nothing, if not consistent. Next up for the remake treatment is Neil Simon classic 'The Odd Couple' for CBS, starring perennial 'Friends' castoff Matthew Perry, and another to be named later!

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Bret Michaels to Appear on ‘Revolution’ TV Show

After the apocalypse, only the strong will survive. And also apparently guitar-toting bandanna enthusiasts.

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Stevie Nicks on ‘American Horror Story’: ‘I Couldn’t Say No’

While she's indisputably a rock 'n' roll legend, Stevie Nicks has never been known for her acting. So what possessed her to play a version of herself on an upcoming episode of 'American Horror Story: Coven'?

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5 Things That Might Surprise You About Mr. Rogers [VIDEO]

Millions of people grew up with Mister Rogers (Fred Rogers) teaching them about feelings, getting mail, cooking, feeding fish, treating each other with respect, electricity, etc. Over the years he handled so many subjects and only gave advice, never preached and earned respect from not doing so and from the  teaching with his program.

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Lovers of the Strange and Unusual Check Out The Oddities Series

I ran across this show on Netflix last week and wanted to share it with you. If you like the strange and obscure, this show is for you. It takes place in New York's East Village in an antique type store called Obscuria. People come in to either browse and buy, or to sell an object. The catch here is all the items are strange and unique..and so are the people.

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