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Friday Night Lights Author Says He Spent Half a Million Dollars on Clothes

Friday Night Lights author Buzz Bissinger is opening up about a deep, dark secret: He's a shopaholic.

In the new issue of GQ, the married father of three, whose bestseller inspired a feature film and critically acclaimed TV series of the same name, reveals that he spent $587,412.97 on Gucci clothes between 2010 and 2012. His wardrobe includes 81 leather jackets, including...read more

What's Connie Britton's Beef with Mitt Romney?

Friday Night Lights creator Peter Berg openly criticized Mitt Romney earlier this month for using the show's slogan "Clear Eyes, Full Hearts" on the campaign trail. Now, star Connie Britton and executive producer Sarah Aubrey have followed suit.

Britton and Aubrey together penned a column for USA Today slamming Romney's use of the phrase and saying he represents the opposite of everything the show stood for.

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Friday Night Lights Creator Accuses Mitt Romney of Plagiarism

Clear eyes, full hearts ... cease and desist?

Friday Night Lights creator Peter Berg has requested that Mitt Romney stop using the show's slogan "Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, Can't Lose" in his presidential campaign — and even accused the Republican candidate of plagiarism in a harshly worded letter obtained by The Hollywood Reporter.

"Your politics and campaign are clearly not aligned with the themes we portrayed in our series," Berg writes. read more

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