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Television

The Best And The Worst Of Super Bowl Ads

There was little excitement in this year's crop of Super Bowl ads. Many of the best had already been seen on social media; the others were underwhelming.

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Television

Stay Tuned For Some Great New TV In 2016

Last year was all about change in the television industry. Our TV critic says the new year brings a host of exciting shows, from platforms old and new.

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