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  1. The Event: TV Review

    3:23 pm PST 02/25/2011
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    In the return of NBC's paranormal puzzler -- the latest contender for the "Lost" throne -- the scheduling is as confusing as its plot. READ MORE

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  2. Shedding for the Wedding: TV Review

    3:47 pm PST 02/23/2011
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    The CW series, hosted by Sara Rue, premieres Wednesday night at 9 p.m. READ MORE

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  3. The Amazing Race: Unfinished Business: TV Review

    4:19 pm PST 02/18/2011
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    Losers from seasons past receive a second chance at $1 million prize. READ MORE

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  4. Tim Goodman Reviews 'The Sunset Limited,' Which Fails to Cross Over From Stage to Small Screen

    11:53 am PST 02/10/2011
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    HBO brings Cormac McCarthy's play, 'The Sunset Limited' to the small screen, but it doesn't work at all. READ MORE

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  5. TV REVIEW: Promising Comedies 'Mr. Sunshine,' 'Mad Love' Have Great Casts, Dream Lead-Ins

    10:49 pm PST 02/08/2011
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    Hopefully, the two new shows -- whose casts include Matthew Perry, Allison Janney, Sarah Chalke and Jason Biggs -- live up to the potential show in their pilots, writes Tim Goodman. READ MORE

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  6. Justified: TV Review

    3:21 pm PST 02/08/2011
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    Blessed with Elmore Leonard’s ringing endorsement, this rousing FX series returns for Season 2. READ MORE

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  7. TV REVIEW: 'The Chicago Code'/'Traffic Light

    1:13 pm PST 02/07/2011
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    Fox scores with a worthy cop drama and a transcendent romantic comedy. READ MORE

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  8. TV Review: Fox's 'Traffic Light' Is Shockingly Funny

    8:00 am PST 02/03/2011
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    The network has a winner with this anything-but-generic romantic comedy, co-starring "The Office's" David Denman, writes Tim Goodman. READ MORE

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  9. TV Review: 'The Chicago Code' is Gripping But Not a Game-Changer

    8:00 am PST 02/03/2011
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    "Shield" creator Shawn Ryan's latest features two main characters you can't take your eyes off of. READ MORE

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  10. TV Review: 'Working Class' is Filled With Bad Jokes You Can See Coming From A Mile

    8:15 pm PST 01/25/2011
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    CMT is jumping into the scripted game with a sitcom whose familiarity and poor writing kill it dead, writes Tim Goodman. READ MORE

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  11. TV REVIEW: FX's Animated 'Archer' Kicks Off Second Season With One of Its Best Episodes

    8:07 pm PST 01/25/2011
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    The politically incorrect gem features great writing and one of the best voice casts on TV, writes Tim Goodman. READ MORE

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  12. TV REVIEW: Ricky Gervais' 'An Idiot Abroad' Is a Constantly Hilarious Practical Joke

    6:33 pm PST 01/21/2011
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    At times, it’s nearly impossible not to fall apart laughing, writes Tim Goodman. READ MORE

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  13. Perfect Couples -- TV Review

    8:00 pm PST 01/19/2011
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    These are just shtick people, leaving the show nowhere near perfect. READ MORE

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  14. Parks and Recreation -- TV Review

    5:44 pm PST 01/19/2011
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    One of NBC's finest and funniest sitcoms makes a midseason return because NBC is NBC, and there's no room for logic. READ MORE

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  15. Retired at 35 -- TV Review

    1:41 pm PST 01/19/2011
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    TV Land's new sitcom full of brainless humor, laugh tracks, cookie-cutter characters and more of the same. READ MORE

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  16. 'Harry's Law' TV Review: New Legal Series Should Be Tried for Lameness

    7:29 pm PST 01/17/2011
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    David E. Kelley delivers a David E. Kelley-esque series to NBC and wastes Kathy Bates in the process. READ MORE

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  17. Top Golden Globes TV Snubs

    12:45 pm PST 01/17/2011
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    THR's Tim Goodman calls the HFPA "ridiculous" for combining comedy, musical and sometimes dramatic actors in same category – but says TV winners don't matter anyway. Find out why. READ MORE

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  18. 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards -- TV Review

    10:33 pm PST 01/16/2011
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    Outlandish and funny, Ricky Gervais ruffles egos at the Golden Globes. READ MORE

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  19. Tim Goodman's TV Review: FX's 'Lights Out' Forgoes Boxing Cliches to Make for Compelling Drama

    4:23 pm PST 01/09/2011
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    The pugilistic series also features a virtuoso lead performance by newcomer Holt McCallany. READ MORE

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  20. Tim Goodman's TV Review: 'The Cape' Is a Bad Batman Knock-Off

    1:52 pm PST 01/09/2011
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    NBC's "The Cape" should have been a comic book drama, not a bad Batman knock-off. READ MORE

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  21. Tim Goodman's TV Review: Showtime's 'Episodes,' 'Shameless' Are Essential Viewing

    5:58 am PST 01/06/2011
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    Matt LeBlanc's comedy and William H. Macy's dramedy start 2011 off so strong that the new year can claim budding greatness in the very first month. READ MORE

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