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Hey, man, it was a good run for Jon Gruden on ‘Monday Night Football’

Hey, man, it was a good run for Jon Gruden on ‘Monday Night Football’

Times columnist Tom Jones looks back at the best and worst from a weekend of televised sports:Best moveThe big coaching news in the NFL, of course, is Jon Gruden joining the Raiders for a ridiculous $100 million. But overlooked in the news is that Gr...
Published: 01/07/18
Logan Paul was definitely the loser of the week in pop culture

Logan Paul was definitely the loser of the week in pop culture

Here are this week's pop culture winners and losers and more celebrity news you might have missed.WINNERS#SnowInFloridaMaybe you've noticed, but some parts of the state got snow earlier this week as part of this wacky winter storm "bombogenesis" thin...
Published: 01/05/18
Look for these adorable Tampa Bay puppies on TV in the Puppy Bowl

Look for these adorable Tampa Bay puppies on TV in the Puppy Bowl

It’s the annual antidote to burly football players running into each other. Fluffy puppers stumbling into each other!Two Tampa Bay pooches will take a star turn in Puppy Bowl XIV, which will air before Super Bowl LII. The Suncoast Animal League’s pup...
Published: 01/05/18
What to watch this weekend: Golden Globes, Lena Waithe’s ‘The Chi’

What to watch this weekend: Golden Globes, Lena Waithe’s ‘The Chi’

THE SHAPE OF FILM AND TELEVISION: GOLDEN GLOBESIn the first prominent awards show in the post-Weinstein era, the Golden Globes seem ready to turn the page in the book on Hollywood culture. But don't worry, Meryl Streep still gets a nod, scoring her 3...
Published: 01/05/18
Video: ‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek on leave after brain surgery, says ‘prognosis is excellent’

Video: ‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek on leave after brain surgery, says ‘prognosis is excellent’

Alex Trebek’s no-nonsense tone is something of his trademark. The "Jeopardy!" host has employed it in more than 6,800 episodes of the game show, doling out kind rebukes and droll affirmations to players.Trebek used that same tone Thursday to announce...
Published: 01/05/18
5 new shows that we’re going to pass on this season

5 new shows that we’re going to pass on this season

The options on TV runneth over these days, and fewer options would weed out time-wasters. These unoriginal shows coming to your tube this season have some work to do.Living Biblically (CBS, 9:30 p.m., Feb. 26): In the wake of his best friend’s death,...
Published: 01/05/18
6 new shows featuring actors we know and love

6 new shows featuring actors we know and love

When cherished shows end, it’s sad to say goodbye, but there’s hope the actors will get recast in something just as great. This season, some of our favorite faces (hi, Joan from Mad Men!) are back on our screens.Good Girls (NBC) 10 p.m., Feb. 26When ...
Published: 01/05/18
If you miss Downton Abbey, these new period shows will get you through

If you miss Downton Abbey, these new period shows will get you through

The Crown and Downton Abbey prove this niche drama has wide appeal. These three shows debuting in the coming months will sop up some of the hungry period drama fan base.The Alienist (TNT)10 p.m., Jan. 22Nineteenth century psychology, turn of the cent...
Published: 01/05/18
Roseanne, Queer Eye and more join TV reboots this winter

Roseanne, Queer Eye and more join TV reboots this winter

What’s old is still old again. TV execs are obsessed with bringing back beloved characters, and the new winter TV offerings are no exception. Welcome back these familiar faces this season.Roseanne (ABC)8 p.m., March 27Roseanne is back with her self-p...
Published: 01/05/18
5 reasons to trust no one in that ‘X-Files’ ‘twist’

5 reasons to trust no one in that ‘X-Files’ ‘twist’

The X-Files delights in keeping viewers on their toes, asking dozens of questions and only half-answering half of those … only to turn around a few episodes (or seasons) later and challenge those same notions.Last night's Season 11 premiere, "M...
Published: 01/04/18