A controversial new book, “Cosby: His Life and Times” by Mark Whitaker, claims that Bill Cosby had a sordid life when not playing the devoted family man on the small screen. 316 more words
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Choosing not to hit my son is one decision I’ve never regretted.
With domestic violence so prominently in the news recently, in predictable sequence have come outrage and backlash. 2,036 more words
Thirty years ago this September, NBC aired the pilot for a new situation comedy on eight o’clock on Thursday night. At the time, there wasn’t a single sitcom in the Nielsen top twenty, and many in the TV industry had declared the format “dead.” In an upfront presentation for advertisers, network president Brandon Tartikoff predicted tepidly that the show would finish second in the time slot to “Magnum P.I.” on CBS; in an advance review critic David Bianculli pleaded with NBC not to “dump it” prematurely. 993 more words