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The Acting Pairs You Always Wanted to See (even if you didn’t know it)

(This is a preview of the PopRox column in Sunday’s paper, with some added Arrested Development goodness here. SEO, bitches.) When Jim Carrey and Steve Carell were cast as a pair of dueling magicians in the comedy The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, it hit us. “Why didn’t they think of this before?” Their careers had somewhat [...]

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New Dark Knight Trailer, the Return of Daria and Another New Trailer That Might Interest You

Felt like posting a lot of video today, enjoy. Sorry if it takes a while to load on your phone. Dammit, MTV! That’s dirty pool! After bringing back new episodes of Beavis and Butthead last year, you shouldn’t put out press releases saying how you’re bringing back Daria. People immediately assume you’re making new episodes [...]

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My Love Letter to Michael Scott

Dear Michael Scott, I love you. Just to clarify, I’m not a stalker. Sure, I’ve actually looked for you around the streets of Scranton. And yes, I know you’re not real. But I looked anyway. You know, just in case. Also just to clarify, it’s not “I want to have your babies” love. It’s more [...]

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Who Benefits from Charlie Sheen?

Just so everyone knows, coming Friday will be my annual primer for Scranton’s Parade Day, which has now become one of the biggest days in Northeast Pennsylvania. Judging by what I see every year, people still need a cheat sheet for how to go about the whole thing. To the links: Looking for someone who will [...]

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Quit Screwing with the TV Schedule, Chuckles

Some snowy day links: If you’re new to these parts, we try to stay away from the tabloid stuff ’round here. TMZ and about 7 trillion other sites and blogs already do that with about 1,000 times more energy than I could ever muster. So I don’t bother with Charlie Sheen kind of stuff — [...]

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Appreciating Dennis Hopper

The reports are that Dennis Hopper isn’t going to be around much longer, and though many people don’t even realize it, that means we’re going to be losing one of the great movie men of the last 40+ years. So it’s good that someone took the time to make sure while he’s still alive that [...]

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