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<p>Jeff gets his &quot;G.I. Joe&quot; on in tonight&#39;s &quot;Community.&quot;</p>

Jeff gets his "G.I. Joe" on in tonight's "Community."

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Review: 'Community' - 'G.I. Jeff'

Jeff wakes up in a fantasy inspired by the '80s 'G.I. Joe' cartoon

A quick review of tonight's "Community" coming up just as soon as I suppressive fire at you...

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<p>On &quot;Parks and Recreation,&quot; Leslie (Amy Poehler) and Ron (Nick Offerman) get competitive over a high schooler&#39;s future.</p>

On "Parks and Recreation," Leslie (Amy Poehler) and Ron (Nick Offerman) get competitive over a high schooler's future.

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Review: 'Parks and Recreation' - 'Prom'

Ron and Leslie compete over a teenager's future, while the parks department goes to prom

A review of tonight's "Parks and Recreation" coming up just as soon as we as a culture agree to forget the year we were into swing...

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<p>Alex Preston really isn&#39;t going home on Thursday night&#39;s &quot;American Idol&quot;</p>

Alex Preston really isn't going home on Thursday night's "American Idol"

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Recap: 'American Idol' Season 13 - Top 8 Results plus Daughtry performs

How did America vote after a really good night of performances?

By the standards of this so-so installment of "American Idol," Wednesday night's performance episode was rather superior. Nobody embarrassed themselves, several singers shined and two contestants even did originals and earned some credibility.

That's why I figure that we're heading towards the Save on Thursday's show. I expect the sentimentalists on the judging panel to feel like it's somehow wrong to send somebody home after Wednesday. It wouldn't be wrong. CJ Harris could go home and it wouldn't be wrong, so maybe that's somebody who wouldn't get saved. Maybe Dexter Roberts could go home without getting the Save? But I feel pretty sure that Caleb Johnson, Alex Preston, Malaya Watson, Jena Irene, Sam Woolf and Jessica Meuse would all be spared if America ignored them for some reason.

So let's get down to the business of maybe not sending anybody packing...

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Report: CBS approached John Oliver about potentially replacing Craig Ferguson

Report: CBS approached John Oliver about potentially replacing Craig Ferguson
CBS had talks late last year to have the former "Daily Show" correspondent replace Ferguson on “The Late Late Show” in case Ferguson didn’t renew his contract at the end of the year, reports The Hollywood Reporter. There were also discussions for Oliver to launch a show syndicated by CBS.

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Anna Paquin in "Margaret."
Anna Paquin in "Margaret."
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Closure for 'Margaret' at last as legal tussle finally ends

Producer Gary Gilbert drops $8 million-plus lawsuit against Kenneth Lonergan

Any readers who have been with us since 2011 (when it topped Kris' Top 10 list and nearly did mine) will know that we at In Contention are paid-up members of Team "Margaret" -- the brilliant, troubled Kenneth Lonergan drama that trickled into theaters three years ago, six years after it began production.

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HBO explains why 'True Detective' is competing for Emmy’s Best Drama series award

HBO explains why “True Detective” is competing for Emmy’s Best Drama series award
“This project was pitched to us, it was produced by us and marketed by us as a series, says HBO programming president Michael Lombardo, adding that creator Nic Pizzolatto "never thought of this as a miniseries, and we always treated him as a creator of a series. In our minds this is a series, and the only reason to enter it as a miniseries was a cynical reason that didn’t feel like the right thing to do.”


Letterman did a 2nd "Late Show" taping after his retirement announcement, with Jay Leno’s final guest
Billy Crystal will appear on Friday’s show, which usually tapes on Thursdays. PLUS: Steve Martin calls Letterman "a significant force in my ‘later’ career."


“The Late Show” interviews R.E.M.’s bassist about breaking Letterman’s retirement news on Twitter
“Right place, right time, what can I say,” Mike Mills says of his tweet in an interview posted on Letterman's YouTube page.

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Def Leppard

Def Leppard

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CulturePop No. 43 - 'Def Leppard''s Joe Elliott on One Direction, KISS, more

How the band separated good girls from bad girls

Here's the second part of our awesome interview with Def Leppard singer Joe Elliott -- and it's just as fascinating (and longer, natch) than the first. I recommend listening to part one, then part two. But either way, we had fun and hope you will, too! Here's the rundown:

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Coming to reality TV: 'Married at First Sight'

Coming to reality TV: “Married at First Sight”
A&E Networks is remaking a Danish reality format that has six people agree to legally marry the moment they first meet, resulting in three married couples. Four specialists will be enlisted to help create the three perfect pairings. It’s unclear, though, which of the A&E Networks will carry “Marred at First Sight."

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"Doctor Who," "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and "Sabrina the Teenage Witch"

"Doctor Who," "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and "Sabrina the Teenage Witch"

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10 of the greatest supernatural comedies ever

Are these at the top of your list?

While "supernatural comedy" sounds like a mash-up of things that don't naturally go together, like fish and peanut butter (please don't inform me of any exceptions to the rule because ick), some of our favorite shows ever have a little bit of one and a lot of the other and we wouldn't have it any other way. After all, a humorless "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" would just make us sad. This girl has to kill vampires constantly and has post-traumatic stress and no sense of humor or a penchant for witty banter? How can the world be so cruel? See? 

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Lana Del Rey

Lana Del Rey pouts her way through girlish 'Meet Me In The Pale Moonlight': Listen

Is this from 'Ultraviolence' or a stolen track?

A new Lana Del Rey tune leaked out today and it’s a safe bet that unless she’s going in a different direction, “Meet Me in the Pale Moonlight,” will not be on her new album.

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CBS boss Les Moonves on Letterman: 'It’s going to be tough to say goodbye'

CBS boss Les Moonves on Letterman: "It’s going to be tough to say goodbye”
"For 21 years, David Letterman has graced our Network’s air in late night with wit, gravitas and brilliance unique in the history of our medium,” Moonves said in a statement, adding: "There is only one David Letterman. His greatness will always be remembered here, and he will certainly sit among the pantheon of this business. On a personal note, it’s been a privilege to get to know Dave and to enjoy a terrific relationship. It’s going to be tough to say goodbye. Fortunately, we won’t have to do that for another year or so.” PLUS: Did Jimmy Fallon’s big ratings play a role?, Letterman’s successor has already been named (Conan, Kimmel, Fallon), watch Letterman’s 1st “Late Night” from 1982 with guest Bill Murray, Letterman in 1991 laughs at Johnny Carson’s question asking if he could envision working 20 more years in late-night, watch Dave’s craziest interviews, and celebs react to the news, from Lena Dunham to Donald Trump to Ellen -- Ricky Gervais calls him a "king-maker."


Who will replace Dave — Stephen Colbert? Craig Ferguson? Chelsea Handler? Louis CK?
What about Jay Leno?


Report: Networks turned down President Obama’s request to address the nation in primetime about healthcare
According to Buzzfeed, the Obama administration wanted the president to talk about the Affordable Care Act on Tuesday night.


Watch Anna Kendrick’s “SNL” promos with Pharrell — and his hat
Pharrell Williams’ big hat makes a brief cameo in the latest “SNL” promos.


Mandy Moore joins CBS’ “Good Session”
She’ll be married to James Roday on the couples therapy sitcom.


BJ Novak recalls his former Little League teammate, John Krasinski
Not only did the former “Office” co-stars go to high school together, but they’ve known each other nearly their entire lives.


“Damages” creators’ Netflix series adds Enrique Murciano and Katie Finneran
“Without a Trace” alum Murciano will play Linda Cardellini’s boyfriend on the psychological thriller.

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Watch Letterman’s retirement announcement

Watch Letterman’s retirement announcement
"The Late Show" audience greeted the news with a standing ovation.

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