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‘How F***ing Dare You’: Mark Wahlberg Rants Against Hollywood Privilege, Gives Emotional Tribute to Soldiers’ Sacrifice

Actor Mark Wahlberg had a few things to say about Hollywood privilege Tuesday night.<p>In a highly emotional Q&A session for the premiere of “Lone Survivor,” Wahlberg, sitting with Marcus Luttrell, the celebrated former Navy SEAL whom the highly anticipated film is based on, laid out the stark …

'Ghost' TV Show: Paramount Television Working On Pilot

"Ghost" is becoming a TV show thanks to Paramount Television. Akiva Goldsman and Jeff Pinkner will co-write a pilot for a series based on the 1990 hit film that starred Demi Moore, Patrick Swayze and Whoopi Goldberg.<p>“We are thrilled to collaborate with Akiva and Jeff, two deeply creative and …

'Revolution' Kills Off One Of Its Main Characters, Or Does It? (VIDEO)

Sebastian Monroe has been a monster since the Day 1 on "Revolution," but he's shown a more human side in flashback sequences. This season, he softened a bit as well, though that may be because he lost his seat of power. That fall from grace came to its ultimate fate on the latest episode of …

I Got Six-Pack Abs in Six Weeks. Here’s How I Feel One Year Later

<i>Missed the six-pack abs in six weeks #absperiment series? Catch up with Week 0 ( why), Week 1 (it takes a village), Week 2 (it’s the little things),</i> …

Links We Love: Kitchen and Nutrition Edition

Happy Sunday! As always, Links We Love brings you our favorite health and fitness information from around the web. This week, we're looking at the …

50 Bloggers Making a Difference in Fitness, Health, and Happiness

The Internet is a beautiful thing. Everyone and anyone can have a slice of the pie, which means there are hundreds of thousands (if not millions!) of …

'Law & Order' Revival? Dick Wolf Says 'Never Say Never'

Dick Wolf, the man behind NBC's successful "Law & Order" franchise, "Chicago Fire" and the upcoming "Chicago PD," has the magic touch when it comes to procedural TV.<p>The original "Law & Order" ran for 20 seasons before getting canceled by NBC without much of a goodbye. Could it return?<p>"Never say …

Suzanne Somers Wants A 'Three's Company' Spinoff With Jason Ritter

Suzanne Somers wants to co-star opposite Jason Ritter, the son of her late "Three's Company" co-star John Ritter, in a "Three's Company" spinoff.<p>"I said to my husband the other day, ‘You know what would make a great sitcom? If Chrissy Snow’s son was Jason Ritter!'" Somers told Closer Weekly. “It …

'The Simpsons' 'Hobbit' Couch Gag Is Great

"The Simpsons" is known for lampooning popular culture, but the latest couch gag takes the cake. The epic "Hobbit" inspired opening is complete with a sweeping score, maps and the yellow-skinned family going on a long journey.<p>Moe as Gollum is perfect. Look for the gag to air as part of "4 …

'How I Met Your Mother' Spinoff: 'How I Met Your Father' In The Works (REPORT)

A "How I Met Your Mother" spinoff is in the works, according to Deadline.<p>There had been chatter of continuing the long-running CBS sitcom following its finale this spring, but now Deadline reports "HIMYM" co-creators Carter Bays and Craig Thomas are working with Emily Spivey on "How I Met Your …

Tina Fey's New Show On NBC Will Star Ellie Kemper

NBC has ordered "Tooken," a new show from Tina Fey starring "The Office's" Ellie Kemper, straight to series. NBC has ordered 13 episodes. The single camera comedy stars Kemper as a woman who escapes from a doomsday cult and starts life over in New York City.<p>Robert Carlock is also behind the …

'Scandal' Bombshell: Huck Uncovers Fitz's Past, A Secret That Could Destroy Fitz And Olivia Forever

Huck put together the pieces of that top secret mission President Grant was involved in on "Scandal," but he probably wishes he hadn't. In Operation Remington, Fitz was listed as the pilot, but he was actually the pilot of a different covert mission near Iceland. According to Huck's research, Fitz …

CBS Prepping How I Met Your Mother Spin-Off

Meeting the mother? Done that. Now, CBS is looking to the future with a <b>How I Met Your Mother</b> spin-off that focuses on a father.<p>CBS is talking with …

Sleepy Hollow: 5 Ways Fox's Supernatural Hit Can Keep Twisting History

Now that Fox’s <b>Sleepy Hollow</b> has educated us about the true reason for the Boston Tea Party (to retrieve a mystical weapon from the British) and the …

2014 Renewal Scorecard: What's Coming Back? What's Getting Cancelled? What's on the Bubble?

TVLine’s annual index of immeasurable relief and crushing disappointment known as the Renewal Scorecard has arrived!<p>From now until late May, ABC, …

Grimm Preview: The Incident That Emotionally 'Destroys' Nick - Plus: Adalind, Meet Entrails?!

For a while, we’ve been hearing about the horrible, terrible, no good, very bad thing <b>Grimm</b>‘s Nick does while under Baron Samedi’s zombie spell.<p>That …

Scandal Recap: The Mother Of All Twists -- Plus: The Kennedy Assassination Solved?!

This week on ABC’s <b>Scandal</b>, Lisa Kudrow stepped into the spotlight yet it was Olivia who eyed a comeback, while the dark, <i>dark</i> truth about Operation …

Enlisted Scoop: Hart of Dixie Vet Joins the Ranks

<b>Ross Philips</b> isn’t in Bluebell anymore.<p>The <i>Hart of Dixie</i> scene-stealer has landed a recurring role in Fox’s midseason comedy <b>Enlisted</b>, TVLine has …

'Once Upon a Time': JoAnna Garcia on 'Quirky' Ariel, Romance and Befriending Snow White

In a chat with THR, the actress discusses taking on the Little Mermaid, going up against a familiar enemy and how Ariel plays into the quest to save …

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TV Ratings: Steady 'Scandal' Tops Thursday, But Halloween Spooks Viewers

A substantial dip in 18-49 usage and encore lead-ins prompt falling numbers for many series -- "The X Factor," "Grey's Anatomy," "The Millers," and …

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Does CrossFit Really Work?

Check out the new research on the notoriously difficult workout program<p>You’ve most likely heard of CrossFit, the popular and, yes, WAY hard workout program that promises to get you into super great shape in a short amount of time by focusing on high-intensity interval training. But even though it’s …

9 Excuses for Skipping Your Workout—Busted!

Does working out frequently fall off your to-do list? We’re here to help<p>Life is busy and exhausting, so the majority of the time, it’s easy to come up with a perfectly reasonable explanation for why you just can’t fit in some fitness. Ready to kick those excuses to the curb (and kick your butt into …

What Are the Hottest Fitness Trends for 2014?

Check out these calorie-torching, strength-building, next-big-thing workouts<p>Sick of Zumba? Gone to enough Pilates classes to last a lifetime? You’re not alone. The American College of Sports Medicine just released its survey of the top 20 fitness trends destined to be big in 2014, and neither of …

Is It Okay to Work Out Twice In One Day?

Read this before you double up your exercise sessions<p><b>The question:</b> Is it okay to work out twice in one day? And if so, what’s the best way to do it?<p><b>The expert:</b> Doug Barsanti, a certified strength and conditioning specialist and owner of ReInvention Fitness in Santa Cruz, California<p><b>The answer:</b> …

How to Stick to Your Workout—for Good!

Steal these secrets from super consistent exercisers<p>You load up on cute workout clothes. Sign up for the most fun-sounding fitness class. Spend an astronomical amount on <i>the</i> must-join gym. And what happens? You go every day for two weeks then—BAM!—you fall off the workout wagon.<p>It doesn’t have to be …

46 Sex Positions Everyone Should Try In Their Lifetime

...or tonight.<p>Opting for the same tried-and-true positions during sex is kind of like watching your favorite movie: You know you're going to enjoy it, and you're well aware how it'll end (happily, obvi.) But even though your fave film may be endlessly amazing, it never hurts to switch things up and …

Cutting Calories, High-Protein Foods More Effective Than Crash Dieting For Weight Loss

<i>By Natalie San Luis</i><p>With all the weight loss supplements, advice books, and fad diets out there, it's hard to know what weight loss advice is based on facts. A recent article looked at several medical studies to see what works the best.<p>The researcher looked at clinical trials and reviews of trials …

The Easy Way to Earn Relationship Brownie Points

Just steal this shamelessly simple date idea<p>No, it doesn’t involve shelling out major bucks for a fancy dinner date or taking your partner to see their favorite band. The secret to a romantic date may be as simple as cooking your S.O. dinner. More than 1,000 people were surveyed at YourTango.com, …

Do you know your 'good' fat from your 'bad' fat?

<b>As food retailers and manufacturers sign a pledge to cut saturated fat levels in their products, how much do you know about the different types of fat in your diet?</b><p>Apart from saturated fat, others found naturally and artificially in food are unsaturated fat and trans fats.<p>Not all fat is bad - a …