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    Media consolidation -- namely, the combining of already large companies to create even bigger ones -- is all the rage this week.
  • 'Deep State' Spy Thriller Looks Like The Rest, But Holds Its Own
    Considering the world we live in, it is understandable that clandestine warfare has become a TV obsession.
  • Big Surprise Of De Niro F-Bomb: That CBS Bothered To Censor It
    Apparently, the f-word is still capable of giving people a shock -- even in this day and age in which the word is in wide use.
  • It's Mourning In America: Twitter-Grieving Anthony Bourdain
    In addition to all of the ways Twitter has enlivened society, it is now the go-to destination for mourning people we never knew personally.
  • Oprah Gets Full-Fledged Museum Treatment In New Exhibition
    Winfrey is the subject of a year-long exhibition at the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington.
  • Family In HBO Drama Is Eerily Similar To The Murdochs
    The differences are in the details. The patriarch of the family in "Succession" is a Scot, not an Australian like Rupert Murdoch.
  • Him Too: 'Today' Makes Hay Out Of Clinton #MeToo Interview
    The ex-president may have felt blindsided by "Today" show's Monica Lewinsky questions.
  • There She Goes ... Miss America: Beautiful Women Need Not Apply
    Heaven forbid that contestants in a pageant, in which beauty has long played a part, be judged for the way they look.
  • Whatever You Call It, Paramount's 'American Woman' Is Great
    "American Woman" is a drama that happens to be a half-hour. So what's wrong with that?
  • In World Without Limits, Boundaries Are Impossible To Define
    This is not a defense of Samantha Bee's use of a four-letter word to insult Ivanka Trump -- but how was Bee supposed to know?
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