Posts tagged "television"

Monday Menage: Emmy Winners Jeff Probst, Jeremy Piven, & Jon Stewart

Last night Emmy’s were a snooze fest, but there were some real winners we want to sleep with! First, Jon Stewart, the Daily Hotness alum who hosts "The Daily Show", won a statuette for Outstanding Variety, Music, or Comedy Series. Stewart makes us sweat his sexy, suit wearin’ style and then gets u…
By: Simcha / September 22, 2008

Sweet Release: What’s In And Out The Week Of September 16th 2008

MUSIC Raphael Saadiq The Way I See It This soul brother's tracks will make you swear his retro-record was recorded back in the day. The latest from a former member of 80’s R&B group Tony! Toni! Toné!, Saadiq's put-you-in-the-mood grooves makes this one of the sexiest solo albums of the year.
By: Simcha / September 17, 2008

Gossip Girl Greatness: This Show Is My Drug

Call me pathetic because I’m in love with a show about rich high schoolers but I don’t care, I love it anyway. Today I’m even wearing the same silk tunic that Serena wore in last week’s premiere when she was on the beach. (The costume department loses a point though because I’ve had…
By: Leigh Raines / September 9, 2008

5 Reasons We Love…Skins

The show is about a bunch of teenagers who live in Bristol, England, so they use all sorts of awesome slang, i.e., "spliff" means marijuana. Skins has its own Twitter, and if you follow it, you'll learn a new British word every day. Each episode focuses on one character's perspective, so you see…
By: Catherine Strawn / September 3, 2008

Sex On TV: Network TV Caught With Their Pants Down

While sex used to be saved for cable television shows, networks have been trying to compete by showing some skin themselves. Hits like Gossip Girl and Desperate Housewives have been steaming the storylines, and the ratings, up. Over the past few years the change has been so noticeable, consumer watchdogs, the Parents Television Council, decided…
By: Simcha / August 11, 2008

Get A Degree In Reality TV

It's not uncommon for aspiring actors to audition for reality TV shows, hoping a spot on Big Brother or The Real World will get them noticed by a casting director and catapult their career into, well, reality. But now there are people who don't really aspire to be actors who play roles, they just want…
By: Catherine Strawn / July 17, 2008

Feist Can Count To The Number Four

When did Sesame Street get to be so cool? This video of Feist singing a variation on her song "1 2 3 4" will air in the season 39 premiere on August 11. Also making appearances on Sesame Street episodes this season: Will Arnett, Jessica Alba, David Beckham, Heidi Klum, Neil Patrick Harris, and Jack…
By: Catherine Strawn / July 14, 2008

Alert: Queen Bees Attacking Tonight

The N Network has a new show, Queen Bees, premiering tonight at 9 p.m., and I’m not ashamed to admit that my Friday night is looking up. The show is not about nature, but does feature queen bees, or biyatches, in their natural, swanky habitat. Host Yoanna House (America’s Next Top Model, Cycle Two) will…
By: Annika Harris / July 11, 2008

The Hills On Jeopardy Must Signal Apocolypse

If I were Lauren, I'd be a little pissed. Heidi gets to be the answer question on Jeopardy? Also, can you hear Alex Trebek saying "duh"? [Fashionista]…
By: Catherine Strawn / July 10, 2008

British Favor Watching TV Over Interacting With People

The Brits might love their TV even more than we do, or maybe fewer of them have DV-R. A new poll revealed that a fifth of those surveyed regularly shun family, friends, and partners so they won't miss their favorite TV shows. Some planned vacations around TV schedules, and 17 percent of women between 16…
By: Catherine Strawn / June 27, 2008

Sex On TV: Secret Diary Of A Call Girl Wets Our Appetite

I have a new favorite show, well, for now. Secret Diary Of A Call Girl debuted last night and I love it. A British import based on the blog by call girl Belle Du Jour. Billie Piper plays Belle (real name: Hannah), a call girl who loves sex, loves money, and loves having sex for…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 17, 2008

Commercials Make Men Less Likely To Clean

How often do you see a commercial for laundry detergent that depicts a father dealing with his son or daughter's grass-stained clothes? By my calculations, you never do. And this isn't helping get guys to do laundry or other household chores that are traditionally considered "women's work." Men are particularly influenced by the way TV…
By: Catherine Strawn / May 13, 2008

Coming To A TV Near You!

Nick Lachey is set to host a High School Musical-inspired talent show competition. Get ready for some show tunes! [Just Jared] Could the 90210 remake start to suck even before it's begun filming? E! Online reports that the CW may have reached out to Hilary Duff about starring in the series. No, no,…
By: Simcha / April 25, 2008

Stylist To The Stars Set To Become One Herself

She has a long list of celebrity clients, a book out, a bitter diva battle with Vogue’s Anna Wintour, and now fashionista Rachel Zoe is about to take on television. The lean, mean stylin’ machine has been criticized for promoting tanorexia [Not to mention anorexia. -- Editor], but now Bravo is going to…
By: Simcha / April 16, 2008

The Simpsons Get Shut Off

A Venezuelan TV Channel is pulling The Simpsons off the air after being barraged with complaints that the show is not appropriate for children. Jeez. Don’t have a cow, man! According to the station manager, “The Simpsons worked very well — so much so that it had the highest levels of viewership for that morning…
By: Simcha / April 9, 2008

Web-Cam: Hulu Gives You An Eyeful For Free

Say hello to Hulu, a new website which archives movies and television, proving the best things in life are free. From Working Girl to The Girls Next Door, you can watch old and new classics over this fancy thingamajig called the Internet. Hulu is like the YouTube of quality programming with clean-as-a-whistle copie…
By: Simcha / March 13, 2008
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