oral histories

Stars And Writers Of ‘NewsRadio’ Look Back On The Show That Refused To Play By The Rules

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Twenty years after its debut on NBC, the stars of 'NewsRadio' discuss how the show brought them together as a comedy family.

NEWSRADIO

All The Reasons There Will Never Be Another ‘NewsRadio’

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The NBC cult classic premiered 20 years ago this week.

#Friday Conversation

Friday Conversation: What TV Character Would You Like To See Get A Spin-Off?

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In honor of "Better Call Saul," we're talking dream spin-offs this week. WHO YA GOT?

ANDY DICK

Andy Dick Has Been Arrested Again, This Time For Allegedly Stealing Some Guy’s Necklace

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This should be a clear warning against letting Andy Dick hold anything for when you meet him on the street.

NEWSRADIO

12 Notable TV Characters Who Were Completely Recast After The Pilot

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A look at how things might have been if the original actors had not been recast in these 12 TV shows.

stephen root

It's Crizzapy: 20 Reasons Why We Should Talk About 'NewsRadio' More

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A list of reasons why NBC's "NewsRadio," which aired from 1995-1999, is one of the best sitcoms ever, despite not getting the recognition it deserves.

#FAMILY GUY

Ten of TV’s Most Obnoxious, Overused Tropes

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Did people in the 1960s, when TV was a relatively new source of entertainment, predict that at the end of the “Mr.

#THE SIMPSONS

Thirteen Years Later, We Still Miss You, Phil Hartman

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The first and only time I cried when I heard a celebrity died was on May 28, 1998, when news broke that actor Phil Hartman had been shot and murdered by his wife, who soon after shot herself, too (their two kids, nine-year-old Sean and six-year-old Birgen were in the house at the time).

#david letterman

Ten Great Gimmick Episodes

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This week's list takes a look at TV episodes that ventured outside of their shows' established formats.


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