Yvette Nicole Brown leaves the cast of “Community”

Yvette Nicole Brown leaves the cast of “Community”

Community-Shirley-590x350While cult favorite sitcom Community has been revived by Amazon, not everyone will be returning for season six. According to TV Guide, Yvette Nicole Brown will be leaving the show for personal reasons. Brown has been a regular member of the cast playing Shirley Bennett since the first season in 2009. Brown had asked to leave her contract in order to tend to her ailing father.

“My dad needs daily…

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FX renews “You’re the Worst” and “Married”

FX renews “You’re the Worst” and “Married”

youretheworstA pair of freshman sitcoms are getting the go-ahead over at FX. According to Deadline, FX has renewed its new series Married and You’re the Worst for second seasons. Each debuted this summer with 10 episodes each, and will return for an upped 13 episode order. FX also has plans to move You’re the Worst to FXX. While neither have garnered amazing ratings, but You’re the Worsthas become the bigger…

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Animator Don Hertzfeldt makes most bizarre ‘Simpsons’ couch gag yet

Animator Don Hertzfeldt makes most bizarre ‘Simpsons’ couch gag yet

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The minds behind The Simpsons have been known from time to time to hire people to guest-direct their iconic couch gags. Filmmaker Guillermo del Toro did a great “Treehouse of Horror’ one, and now Don Hertzfeldt has made probably the most bizarre couch gag in Simpsonshistory. The award winning animator and…

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Walmart faults Tracy Morgan for not wearing a seatbelt during NJ Turnpike accident because Walmart is classy

Walmart faults Tracy Morgan for not wearing a seatbelt during NJ Turnpike accident because Walmart is classy

Tracy Morgan LawsuitI’m not lawman, but I believe Walmart just pulled the “she was asking for it because of how she dressed” defense.

Today Walmart delivered its answer in a New Jersey federal court to Tracy Morgan’s lawsuit arising from a six-car accident on the New Jersey Turnpikeearlier this summer. Among nine affirmative defenses, Walmart says that injuries “were caused, in whole or in part, by plaintiffs’…

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Kate Berlant, Beth Stelling and more headline the 2014 All Jane No Dick comedy festival

Kate Berlant, Beth Stelling and more headline the 2014 All Jane No Dick comedy festival

alljanenodickThis fall, the All Jane No Dick comedy festival comes back to Portland for its third year. This all female-comedian festival sets out to “celebrate the unique voices of women in comedy, providing inspiration and increasing visibility for the top performers of today and tomorrow.” The festival spans five days and consists of stand-up showcases, improv workshops, panels, podcasts, and film…

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