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The Oscar Nominations Are In…With A Few Surprises

The nominations for the biggest night in Hollywood—The Academy Awards or The Oscars, as the common folk call it—are hot off the press, and there are definitely a few surprises in the mix.

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The 63rd Emmy Awards: Sweeps, Surprises, and Should-Have-Beens

This year’s Emmy Awards had its share of shoe-ins, surprises, and let-downs.  The Emmy judges picked their favorites early on, and a certain show swept their category almost completely, with multiple actors, writers, and directors from the same show vying … Continue reading

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Jack White Keeps the Party Alive for Rockabilly Legend Wanda Jackson

This week, Queen of Rockabilly Wanda Jackson, who achieved her first taste of fame in 1960 with an Elvis track “Let’s Have a Party,” released her latest album: The Party Ain’t Over.  Jackson has kept the party rockin’ with a … Continue reading

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New Jersey Old is New Jersey New: HBO’s Latest Sheds Bright Lights on the Garden State

It’s not surprising that HBO’s new series, Boardwalk Empire, evokes Sopranos nostalgia. Much like its predecessor, the show capitalizes on the illegal underbelly of well-connected men. Offering sometimes gruesome, sometimes glamorous snapshots of their respective worlds, both series are anchored … Continue reading

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