Examining The Newsroom with Film Crit Hulk


Will is joined once again by Film Crit Hulk of Badass Digest to discuss recent criticism of Aaron Sorkin’s “The Newsroom”, as well as discussing female characters on television in general and the values of geek culture. Examining  the Newsroom with Film Crit Hulk (mp3 link) Listen to Slip of the Tongue on iTunes here! [...]

Ryan Murphy Tweets New ‘Glee’ Promo

Glee (TV Series)

Glee show runner Ryan Murphy, in what’s becoming a common practice, tweeted the first Season 4 promo for the beloved Fox dramedy. “So exciting…Season Four, here we come!”   The clip, entitled “Time,” features a first glimpse of Kate Hudson as Rachel Berry’s (Lea Michele) hard-nosed NYADA instructor Cassandra July. After some quick Season 3 [...]

‘Glee’ adds two new cast members


It looks like the cast of Glee is about to get a little bit bigger. Jacob Artist, who appeared in the Lifetime movie Blue Lagoon: The Awakening, has been cast as the half-brother to Puck (Mark Salling). In the premiere, Artist’s character will audition for a spot on the new directions. NYADA’s newest diva, Rachel [...]

‘The Rosie Show’ Axed by Oprah’s OWN Network

Rosie O'Donnell

After five months on the air, Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network dropped “The Rosie Show.” The  daily talk program premiered in October to about 500,000 viewers but lost about half its audience in its  first few days. “The Rosie Show” recently changed its format to a one-on-one interview setting with celebrities such as Kathy Griffin, Chelsea Handler [...]

HBO’s ‘Luck’ Suspends Filming with Horses After Third Horse Dies


HBO announced that it will suspend filming with horses on its racing drama “Luck” after a third horse died in connection with the series. Pending investigation, the American Humane Association, which oversees Hollywood production, called for a halt in using horses after a horse fell and suffered a head injury Tuesday morning. A groomer was [...]

Katy Perry to Perform at Nickelodeon’s 25th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards


Multi-platinum pop sensation Katy Perry will make her Nickelodeon debut at Nick’s 2012 Kids’ Choice Awards, hosted by Will Smith, on Saturday, March 31, at 8 p.m. at USC’s Galen Center. Kids can cast their votes until March 31 in 20 total categories across all of Nickelodeon’s digital outlets, including Nick.com, Nick Mobile app as well [...]

Why You Should Be Ecstatic About Mad Men’s Return


It’s the best show on Television. No, don’t worry, I’m not going to count that in the list (but I’m also not going to count that as hyperbole), though I do feel like I had to get it off my chest nice and early. Seriously though, don’t worry, I’m keeping this list gravely serious. Mad [...]

The Best TV of 2011 (That No One’s Watching)


Those of you who read The Underground will know that I’m all about spreading the word of undiscovered quality. However, as I adorned my hipster-cape to write this “Best TV No One’s Watching” list, something really quite sad hit me, really hard. I think if I were simply writing a “Best of TV” list, it [...]