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Tuesday TV: You Betcha, Fargo's Terrific

There's no place quite like the twisted heartland of FX's Fargo (Tuesday, 10/9c), a marvelous 10-episode variation on themes established in the quirky 1996 Oscar winning film. Once again, warm and neighborly small-town decency gives way to a bitter c… Read more

Jamila Thompson
The Tuesday Playlist: That's a Wrap For Voice Blind Auditions, Cougar Town

The curtain comes down on the best part of TV's hottest singing competition, as the "blind auditions…

Kerry Washington
Ask Matt: How Scandal-ous, Smash's Crash, PBS Is Hot, Middle Graduation, More

Send questions and comments to and follow me on Twitter! Question: [SPOI…

Katharine McPhee, Jeremy Jordan
The Tuesday Playlist: Second Act for Smash, Kiss and Tell on New Girl?

Someone should make a musical about the remaking of Smash between its first and second seasons. Let'…

Lauren Graham, Jason Ritter
The Tuesday Playlist: Finales, a Salute to Primetime Soaps, White Collar, The Taste

It's another ridiculously busy night of TV, with premieres and finales jousting for attention amid o…

Pioneers of Television
The Tuesday Playlist: TV's Funny Ladies, Pre-Inauguration Specials, Face Off Returns, More

If I counted right, you can hear Betty White say "I'm the luckiest broad on two feet" at least three…

The Good Wife
Tonight's TV Hot List: Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011

The Good Wife10/9c CBS Jane Alexander guest stars as a judge with a soft spot for defendants in a mu…

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Ryan Seacrest narrates the third season of this Emmy-nominated series, which reveals intriguing behind-the-scenes stories and fascinating facts about (more…)

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Acting Funny Season 4, Episode 4 May 6, 2014 Subscription

Peek behind the curtain for a look at the backstage techniques of America's favorite comedic actors.

Breaking Barriers Season 4, Episode 3 Apr 29, 2014 Subscription

Trace the story of people of color on American television.

Doctors and Nurses Season 4, Episode 2 Apr 22, 2014 Subscription

Review television's long love affair with doctors and nurses.

Standup to Sitcom Season 4, Episode 1 Apr 15, 2014 Subscription

See how America's top standup comics made the transition to the sitcom format.

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  • Premiered: January 2, 2008
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: Trailblazers of the small screen are highlighted. (more)

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