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The Misery Of Being Rich, White, And Married On TV

How HBO’s Togetherness is the apotheosis of hipster family awfulness. View this image › Jaimie Trueblood / HBO There was a disturbance in the force last night. Did you feel it? As if millions of voices cried out, and then were silenced? That was the sound of average American viewers, wailing and weeping into their hands over the tragic plight of the hip L.A. parents on HBO’s …

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IKEA releases instructions for making your own ‘Game of Thrones’ cape

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Despite the untold millions of dollars it costs to produce Game of Thrones, it turns out the HBO shows costume designer shops at IKEA just like the rest of us. During a talk at the Getty Museum event in Los Angeles last year, head costume designer Michele Clapton revealed that the capes worn by the Night’s Watch are actually just sheepskin rugs from IKEA, which anyone can purchase for $79. SEE ALSO: Did ‘Game of Thrones’ seriously just spear Drogon then go LOL JK? In …

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I’m the leader of the White Walkers and here’s why we are moving so incredibly slowly

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I love this pic!!Image: mashable composite, HBO Hi I’m the Night King, ruler of the White Walkers/the main guy with the blue head on HBO’s Game of Thrones. There’s been a lot of talk going around lately about how my army is taking too long to move south. Honestly, it feels like everywhere I turn, people are saying, “The White Walkers are moving so slowly,” or, “Everyone is moving so insanely fast except for the White Walkers,” or, “Where even are …

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8 “Wishbone” Episodes For The Modern Reader

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… adventures of a young pup whose principal interests are violence, Beethoven, and kibble! View this image › Maritsa Patrinos / Buzzfeed / PBS / Warner Bros. / Via maceksimon.wordpress.com 6. Winter is coming, get my tiny sweater! View this image › Maritsa Patrinos / Buzzfeed / HBO / Courtesy Everett Collection / PBS / Via fanpop.com 7. Do you like …

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Ted Lieu, Congressman and Twitter King, is beating Trump at his own dumb game

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… in Syria & his poor performance as SoS is alarming. So I made this cheat sheet to help. pic.twitter.com/eu8k7XRBQn Ted Lieu (@tedlieu) April 4, 2017 Based on recs from folks on Twitter, I updated the sign outside my Congressional office. Added “Period” to #AlternativeFacts Free Zone. pic.twitter.com/rhILZWLmUW Ted Lieu (@tedlieu) January 25, 2017 Last time I checked, a person won’t die if she can’t afford cable or if it didn’t include HBO. But very …

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Hugh Laurie gets political during Golden Globes acceptance speech

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Hugh Laurie in “Night Manager.”Image: amc Hugh Laurie wasn’t afraid to throw some shade at the Golden Globes. During his acceptance speech for Best Supporting Actor in a TV Miniseries or Movie on Sunday, the actor joked this may be the last Golden Globes. “I don’t mean to be gloomy but it has the words ‘Hollywood,’ ‘foreign’ and ‘press’ in it,” he said, referencing the coming Donald Trump administration. No one is …

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Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher: surviving instant fame and finding a lasting bond

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… Hollywood grooming and becomes a sensation in one of the most famous musical films ever made. Then comes Reynoldss marriage to Eddie Fisher, at the time on a par with Frank Sinatra as a swoonable crooner. Next up is his scandalous, marriage-wrecking affair with the beautiful widow next door, who just happens to be When Harry Met Sally. The head of documentaries at HBO described Bright Lights as a love story in a recent interview with Variety. But the nuances of the dynamic between the two stars …

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The 50 best podcasts of 2016

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… Walk Among Us Proof that a podcast recorded in your bedroom really can become a hit. A mysterious husband and wife obsessed with true crime tell the stories of chilling cases, from Canoe Man John Darwin to the murder of Sadie Hartley. Episode of the year: The disappearance of Shannon Matthews is an outstanding piece of storytelling. HV Crimetown The creators of HBO documentary The Jinx turn their attention to corruption in American cities. The show starts with young prosecutor Buddy Cianci, who …

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16 Reasons Why It’s Totally OK To Elope

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… emails, too many deals, too many price hikes when the restaurant just hears the word “wedding.” 12. It’ll be very hard for something to go wrong. View this image › HBO There’s only two people to worry about! No rain problems forcing you to move a 200-person outdoor wedding inside. No cake toppling over. No maid of honor getting drunk and uncontrollably crying about still being single during her speech. And even if …

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John Oliver to Trump: Drop Out Now and You Would Be a Legend

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The Last Week Tonight host proposes a third option for Donald Trump besides electoral victory or defeat. “> The host apologized for talking about the GOP candidate so much recently, but after a week that saw Trump continue to drop in the polls, lose his campaign chair Paul Manafort, and begin to take advice from sexually rapacious hard-boiled egg Roger Ailes, he predicted this might represent a fork in the road for his campaign. Hes either hitting bottom, from which hell rebound to …

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