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Jay Leno Takes Huge Pay Decrease For Employees Jay Leno Takes Huge Pay Decrease For Employees
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NBC has announced that Jay Leno, in an effort to save the jobs of several “The Tonight Show” employees, has taken a gigantic pay cut. The talk show host has agreed to claim a paycheck which is literally half of …

Howard Stern Laughs At NBC And Its “Threatening Kind Of Comment” Howard Stern Laughs At NBC And Its “Threatening Kind Of Comment”
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Howard Stern is apparently upsetting some of the execs at NBC, the network for which he appears as a judge on the show America’s Got Talent. He’s been talking about Jay Leno and the company’s budget cuts, and the celebrity …

NBC Airs Racist or Unfortunately Timed Monkey Gymnast Promo After Gabby Douglas Wins Gold NBC Airs Racist or Unfortunately Timed Monkey Gymnast Promo After Gabby Douglas Wins Gold
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Deliberate racism? Unfortunate timing? Public overreaction? Simple FAIL? People are debating those questions this morning after a promo for the new NBC show Animal Practice ran immediately following Bob Costas’ lead out to Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas’ historic gold medal …

Twitter Owns Up To Its Mistake, Reinstates Suspended Twitter Account Twitter Owns Up To Its Mistake, Reinstates Suspended Twitter Account
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Twitter has found itself in a bit of a controversy the past few days. In short, they suspended the Twitter account of one Guy Adams, a reporter for The Independent who had been tweeting criticism of NBC’s coverage of the …

Missy Franklin: How NBC Totally Screwed Over Her Fans Missy Franklin: How NBC Totally Screwed Over Her Fans

Missy Franklin is the young, fresh-faced, sweet-as-candy swimmer who stole all our hearts on Monday with her outrageous gold medal win, coming just fifteen minutes after her previous race. If you aren’t familiar with competitive swimming, I’ll let you in …

Sharon Osbourne Says Goodbye to America’s Got Talent: Twitter Reacts Sharon Osbourne Says Goodbye to America’s Got Talent: Twitter Reacts
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Sharon Osbourne is apparently the latest celebrity judge to bid farewell to a televised talent show. Catching everyone by surprise, the wife of rocker Ozzy Osbourne took to Twitter — a place where everyone makes official announcements these days — …

Microsoft Sells Stake In MSNBC.com, Becomes NBCNews.com Microsoft Sells Stake In MSNBC.com, Becomes NBCNews.com

For 16 years, Microsoft has been involved with online news publishing as MSNBC. They ended their relationship with the site on Sunday which sees MSNBC.com become NBCNews.com. Cable provider Comcast has reportedly bought up Microsoft’s stake in the venture. According …

Julian Goodman, Former NBC President, Dead at 90 Julian Goodman, Former NBC President, Dead at 90

Former NBC President Julian Goodman, who ran the network between 1966 to 1974, passed away at his home in Juno Beach, Florida on Monday. He was 90. Goodman was born in Glasgow, Kentucky on May 1st, 1922. In 1945, he …

Novak Leaves Office: Twitter Reacts to Ryan Howard’s Departure Novak Leaves Office: Twitter Reacts to Ryan Howard’s Departure
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When writer/actor B.J. Novak leaves “The Office”, it will leave the beloved sitcom with just a handful of its original cast members. Truthfully, I gave up on the show quite a few seasons ago, and strongly feel that it probably …

Ann Curry Bids a Tearful Farewell to the Today Show Ann Curry Bids a Tearful Farewell to the Today Show
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Ann Curry said goodbye to her fans on the TODAY Show this morning, ending weeks of speculation that her job as co-host was on the proverbial chopping block. Fighting back tears, Curry said that she appreciated that people saw her …

Hoda Kotb Rumored to Replace Ann Curry on Today Hoda Kotb Rumored to Replace Ann Curry on Today
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Hoda Kotb is apparently one of the frontrunners for the soon-to-be-available hosting gig over at the TODAY show, according to the Daily Mail. Kotb, who is known for consuming copious amount of wine during her fourth-hour segment with Kathie Lee …

Police Investigating Fight On California Freeway Police Investigating Fight On California Freeway
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Apparently it is fight night on the 5! Today a video is going viral about a fight that took place on an access road to interstate 5 in Los Angeles on June 12th. The video starts as the car pulls …

Fox, CBS, NBC File Suit Against Dish Network Hopper Fox, CBS, NBC File Suit Against Dish Network Hopper
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A couple of weeks ago, Dish Network unveiled and released a new technology which automatically does what we all do anyways. Skip commercials. The Hopper is the kind of technology that can make people switch from the highly superior DirecTV. …

2012 Olympics Will Be Streamed in Its Entirety 2012 Olympics Will Be Streamed in Its Entirety

If, like most people on the planet, you won’t be able to attend the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, you now have a suitable alternative. According to the New York Times, NBC will stream the games in their entirety courtesy …

NBC “Borrows” Graphics From Apple NBC “Borrows” Graphics From Apple
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Let’s say you’re a company that strongly supports SOPA, PIPA, and any other act that’s made to protect intellectual property, a company like the NBC Network, for instance. Now, while the public may disagree with the aforementioned piracy bills, it …

Katie Couric’s Temporary Return to Morning News May End Today’s Reign Katie Couric’s Temporary Return to Morning News May End Today’s Reign
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Katie Couric will return to “Good Morning America” for one week while host Robin Roberts is on vacation. Couric also works as a Special Correspondent for ABC News, contributing to ABC World News, Nightline, 20/20, Good Morning America, This Week …

Comedy Central Acquires Off-net Rights to Community Comedy Central Acquires Off-net Rights to Community

Greendale Community College’s most famous study group will have a new member beginning in 2013 (and it’s not Beetlejuice) as COMEDY CENTRAL has reached a multi-year deal with Sony Picture Television to license the critically-acclaimed comedy series “Community,” it was …

NBC and YouTube Partner For 2012 Olympics NBC and YouTube Partner For 2012 Olympics

If you’re looking forward to the summer Olympics this year in London, you’re in for an extra special treat. You’ll be able to watch streaming coverage of the events for the first time. NBC and Google’s YouTube have teamed up …

Contestants Angry Over “Biggest Loser”, Twitter Reaction Contestants Angry Over “Biggest Loser”, Twitter Reaction
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Recently NBC announced a secret twist on their hit show, ‘Biggest Loser’ where celebrities compete to see who can shed the most excess pounds. The show’s producers leaked word that it may allow previous contestants to return to the show …

Super Bowl XLVI Streamed By 2.1 Million Super Bowl XLVI Streamed By 2.1 Million

The Super Bowl is always the biggest game to watch every year. Sports fans look forward to the day with great anticipation. Whether you love the game or enjoy the food and friendship, this is a great day for all …

M.I.A.’s Middle Finger Gets The Lame NBC Apology You Expected M.I.A.’s Middle Finger Gets The Lame NBC Apology You Expected
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This morning, parents everywhere are being forced to have tough conversations with their children after they were exposed to something so incredibly lewd during last night’s Super Bowl Halftime show that it’s downright un-American. If you watched the big game, …