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New Louis C.K. Comedy 'Hard to Describe,' Says Louis C.K. …

Though his run on the cult HBO series “Lucky Louie” wasn’t especially fortunate, the comedian Louis CK will return to cable television next year in a new FX series called “Louie,” the network announced on Thursday. Read the original post:  New Louis C.K. Comedy 'Ha ... ... Read More

FX adds two new comedy series | EW.com

FX has ordered freshman seasons of two half-hour comedy series, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The League follows the members of a fantasy football league, while Louie centers on the comedy of stand-up Louis CK. … More:  FX adds two new comedy series | EW.com ... ... Read More

It Might Get Loud Filmmaker Developing Jimmy Hendrix Biopic | /Film

No one has kicked it trying to put Hendrix on film , but no attempt has even come close to getting it right, either. Read the original here: It Might Get Loud Filmmaker Developing Jimmy Hendrix Biopic | /Film ... ... Read More

Partnering with computers | Machines Like Us

In the movie “2010,” while trying to salvage the mission to Jupiter, the Hal 9000 computer noted, “I enjoy working with human beings, and have stimulating relationships with them.” Well, 2010 is just around the corner, … The rest is here: Partnering with computers | Mac ... ... Read More

'Lost': John Hawkes joins cast | EW.com

EW.com, from Entertainment Weekly EW.com …. Special Coverage. Summer Entertainment Guide Your one stop shop for info on all the best movies, music and TV that this summer has to offer. Originally posted here:  'Lost': John Hawkes joins cast | EW.com ... ... Read More

Guy Ritchie Partly Confirms Moriarty Rumors | /Film

These aren’t details relating to the main plot of Guy Ritchie’s Sherlock Holmes movie, but you may still feel they ruin some of the film’s surprises for you. Continue carefully, and definitely don’t click after the break unless you … The rest is here: Guy Ritchie Partly ... ... Read More

GuideGecko's travel writing contest | Gadling.com

It was just about four months ago that Gadling reported the launch of a great new travel resource and bookstore, GuideGecko.com. The rest is here:  GuideGecko's travel writing contest | Gadling.com ... ... Read More

The Shakespearean Heroes Science Fiction Should Steal From …

William Shakespeare was the JJ Abrams of his day, reinvigorating Elizabethan England’s worn-out action-adventure franchises. Here is the original: The Shakespearean Heroes Science Fiction Should Steal From … ... ... Read More

The Absence of Schoolhouse Knowledge in Education Policy, by Mike …

A person from a conservative think tank led off with a call for standing tough on NLCB-style accountability and for alternatives to the public education system like charter schools and vouchers. She also took a swipe at teachers’ unions … More here: The Absence of Schoolhouse Knowledge i ... ... Read More

Jon Hamm Joins Zack Snyder's Sucker Punch | /Film

Snyder has called the film “Alice in Wonderland with machine guns”, a 1950’s-period action movie which tells the story of a girl named Baby Doll (Emily Browning) who is confined to a mental institution by her evil stepfather, … See the original post:  Jon Hamm Joins Zack Snyder' ... ... Read More