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These Actors All Got Kicked Off Of Eventual Hit Shows After One Episode

Imagine, if you will, that you’re a struggling actor. After years of waiting tables in a Hollywood restaurant, you land your big break! You shoot the pilot (it’s going to be a hit… 1,396 more words


Looking Back at ‘NewsRadio’s Perfect Pilot - Splitsider

Looking Back at ‘NewsRadio’s Perfect Pilot – Splitsider.

I love NewsRadio, but I disagree. The pilot is a little clumsy — watch the “Catherine” character and Joe Rogan’s predecessor in particular. 24 more words


Book Report: Emergence

“As our everyday life becomes increasingly populated by artificial emergence, we will find ourselves relying more and more on the logic of these systems – both in corporate America, where ‘bottom-up intelligence’ has started to replace ‘quality management’ as the mantra of the day, and in the radical, antiglobalization protest movements, who explicitly model their pacemakerless, distributed organizations after ant colonies and slime molds.” (Emergence – p65

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Phil Hartman

September 24, 1948 – May 28, 1998

Canadian-American actor and writer, exceptionally talented and dedicated to his craft, yet somewhat underrated in his lifetime, now recognized for his irreplaceable comedic brilliance. 297 more words


All The Reasons There Will Never Be Another 'NewsRadio'

Twenty years ago this week, NewsRadio premiered on NBC. It was never a ratings smash, but it’s one of the most beloved television shows among those who know it. 418 more words


DAY 44: The Van Dyke Show

Series Run : 1988

10 episodes

Network: CBS

Series Premise (as far as I can tell):

Dick Van Dyke’s son, Barry, was given his own show… 347 more words

365 Days