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A To Z: “E Is For Ectoplasm”

As of “E Is For Ectoplasm,” Andrew and Zelda have been together a month. You know what that means: Joint Halloween party complete with an animated …

Scandal: “An Innocent Man”

<i>Scandal</i> is a show about Olivia Pope.<p>That’s different than saying <i>Scandal</i> is a political thriller about a D.C. fixer who’s in love with the married …

How To Get Away With Murder: “Freakin’ Whack-a-Mole”

If you had told me a few weeks ago that Asher Millstone’s episode of <i>How To Get Away With Murder</i> would be one of my favorites of the season, I would …

The Big Bang Theory: “The Misinterpretation Agitation”

After last week’s episode, I developed a theory. CBS was purposely dumping all of this season’s mediocre-to-terrible episodes at the beginning of the …

Scandal's Brian Letscher on Incriminating Twist and Turning a Guest Spot into a Killer Role

Brian Letscher<p><b>[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers about Thursday's episode of Scandal. Read at your own risk.]</b><p><i>Scandal</i>'s Tom Larsen is …

'Nashville' Guest Star Laura Benanti Talks Sadie's "Shady" Past

Now working on one of her favorite shows, the Tony-winning actress dished on her other TV obsessions<p><i>Nashville</i> viewers have only seen a little bit of …

'Grey's Anatomy': Romance for Owen and Amelia? Kevin McKidd, Caterina Scorsone Weigh In

"I could see why that would work," Scorsone tells THR<p><i>Grey's Anatomy</i>'s Dr. Owen Hunt (<b>Kevin McKidd</b>) is facing a difficult road ahead without the love …

'How to Get Away With Murder': Nine Guesses for Annalise's Nine Mysterious Words

Our educated — and amusing — guesses<p>ABC's <i>How to Get Away With Murder</i> is promising a <i>Scandal</i>-like reveal Thursday, with promos warning viewers that …

How to Get Away with Murder recap: 'Let's Get to Scooping'

How to Get Away With Murder<p>Nine words that are nice to hear: “I need help eating all these freshly baked cookies.” “Do you want this full sheet of …

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Scandal recap: 'Like Father, Like Daughter'

Scandal<p>It appears Shonda has heard and heeded the call to bring the salacious back to <i>Scandal</i>. Last week’s mini-cliffhanger (is it a cliffhanger if …

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Grey's Anatomy Recap: Can Meredith Convince Maggie to Stay?

Ellen Pompeo, Kate Burton<p>It's a true Throwback Thursday edition of <i>Grey's Anatomy</i> this week, with all kinds of new information about Ellis Grey (Kate …

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How 'Grey's Anatomy' Brought Kate Burton's Ellis Back to Life

Editor Susan Vaill explains how the veteran medical drama used flashbacks and old clips to tell a completely new story<p><b>[Warning: This story contains</b> …

R.I.P. Potato Skins: An Elegy for Bar Food

I’m an unapologetic foodie and and a completely pretentious alcohol snob just like the rest of you. So, of course, I enjoy going to nouvelle …

Fall TV Preview: A TO Z

<b>Starring:</b> Cristin Milioti (“How I Met Your Mother”), Ben Feldman (“Mad Men”), Lenora Crichlow (“Back in the Game”), Christina Kirk (“Girls”), Henry …

Did CHICAGO FIRE Kill Off the Wrong Character?

<b>*Warning: Spoilers about the premiere of CHICAGO FIRE below</b><p>If you read my Show Whisperer post a little while ago, you know how …

Review: Two weeks with Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus (Video)

What can I say about the iPhone 6 that you don’t know or haven’t already assumed? Not much, actually. It’s running iOS 8, has a great camera, thinner design, and a handful of features that make it different from last year’s iPhone.<p>This year, Apple has bumped up the display size and released two …

How to fix Bluetooth connectivity in your car after iOS 8.0.2 broke it

Apple’s release of iOS 8.0.2 brought a number of bug fixes to the new operating system, but many iPhone users have reported Bluetooth connection problems with automobiles, including some of us here at Cult of Mac.<p>Since the iOS 8.0.2 update, iPhone users have taken to Apple’s Support forums to …

Tim Cook emails employees to reflect on third anniversary of Steve Jobs’ death

This morning, Apple CEO Tim Cook emailed all employees in reflection of the upcoming third anniversary of the death of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. “I hope you’ll take a moment to appreciate the many ways Steve made our world better,” Cook wrote in the internal memo. Here’s the full message, via …

8 pieces of cookware and cutlery you should have in your kitchen

Whether you are starting out or starting over with your cookware and cutlery, you’ll want to consider investing in these eight items.<p><b>1.</b> <b>A</b> …

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Yelping the Best Restaurants In the World: Eleven Madison Park

<i>We live in the world of “egotarian cuisine,” or, as Andrew Zimmern recently put it, “the age where no one is allowed to criticize the best chefs and</i> …

Postmortem: How to Get Away with Murder Boss Answers Our Burning Questions

How to Get Away with Murder<p><b>[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers about the series premiere of How to Get Away with Murder. Read at your own</b> …

VIDEO: Viola Davis Reveals Why She Really Wanted to Do How to Get Away with Murder

Viola Davis<p><i>How to Get Away with Murder</i>? For Viola Davis, it was more like How to Work with Shonda Rhimes.<p>"I'm a failed television pilot queen," Davis …

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Red Band Society Series Premiere Review: The Fault in Our Breakfast Club

Pop culture's recent spate of books and films focusing on terminal teens (<i>The Fault in Our Stars</i>, <i>If I Stay</i>, etc.) made <i>Red Band Society</i> all but an …

Madam Secretary Series Premiere Review: B*tches Get Stuff Done

<i>Madam Secretary</i> S01E01: "Pilot"<p>On the Official Scale of Political TV Series, which ranges from Emmy-winning drama <i>The West Wing</i> (idealistic and …

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The Good Wife Season 6 Premiere Review: Behind Bars

After coming off one of the finest television seasons in recent memory, <i>The Good Wife</i> could've easily kicked up its heels and relaxed a little bit, …

Forever Series Premiere Review: Another Cop Show With a Twist... But at Least It Has Charm

<i>Forever</i> S01E01: "Pilot"<p>Don't let the fact that <i>Forever</i> is about an immortal man fool you into thinking that it's yet another vampire series, because …

Scorpion Series Premiere Review: Not As Smart As It Seems

<i>Scorpion</i> S01E01: "Pilot"<p>For centuries, the "nerd" has tried to be cool. (Warning: I use the word "nerd" many times in this review, and I mean it as a …

The Big Bang Theory Season 8 Premiere Review: New Dog, Old Tricks (and a Controversial Haircut)

Yawn.<p>After a promising Season 7 finale that shook up the status quo with Leonard and Penny shacking up and Sheldon hitting the rails for some quality …

Person of Interest Season 4 Premiere Review: New World Order

Man oh man is it good to have <i>Person of Interest</i> back on our television screens! The new fall slate doesn't look very promising, but the misadventures …

Bones Q&A: EP Stephen Nathan Breaks Down the Devastating Season 10 Premiere

<i>Bones</i> certainly kicked off its 10th season with a bang—and if you haven't finished watching "The Conspiracy in the Corpse," I suggest you do so …