The Democratic Convention May Be Too Funny For Comedy Writers

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Born This Way is produced by Jonathan Murray, the co-creator of MTV's Real World. Above, cast members Cristina Sanz (left), Rachel Osterbach, Steven Clark and Sean McElwee (top). Adam Taylor/A&E hide caption

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A Cast With Down Syndrome Brings Fresh Reality To Reality TV

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Patty Tolan (Leslie Jones), Abby Yates (Melissa McCarthy), Erin Gilbert (Kristen Wiig) and Jillian Holtzmann (Kate McKinnon) are the Ghostbusters. Hopper Stone/Sony Pictures hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Ghostbusters' And 'Mr. Robot'

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Managing Your News Intake In The Age Of Endless Phone Notifications

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Henry Winkler On Garry Marshall: 'He Was An Unstoppable Creator'

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Hollywood Legend Garry Marshall Dies At 81

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'Veep' Showrunner On Politics And The 'Thankless Task' Of Being Second In Command

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Fresh Air Remembers Garry Marshall, Creator Of 'Happy Days' And 'Laverne & Shirley'

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Actors Henry Winkler (left), Penny Marshall, Writer/producer Garry Marshall, Cindy Williams and Dick Van Dyke pose for a portrait during the "TV Land Awards" in 2008. Todd Williamson/Getty Images for TV Land hide caption

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Director Garry Marshall, shown at the film premiere of New Year's Eve in Hollywood in 2011, has died at 81. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Garry Marshall, A Master Of Comedy On TV And In Film, Dies At 81

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Garry Marshall, Director Of Big- And Small-Screen Projects, Dies At 81

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Director Garry Marshall poses in 2014 at New York's Vineyard Theatre, where he was directing the play Billy & Ray, about the making of the classic film Double Indemnity. Marshall, who created TV's Laverne & Shirley and Happy Days, said he was attracted to the play because he's usually associated with light, romantic fare. Mark Kennedy/AP hide caption

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Stephen Colbert Revives Right-Wing Persona To Mark Start Of GOP Convention

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Mike Birbiglia says his new film, Don't Think Twice, is like a "Big Chill-type comedy set in the world of an improv theater." Bryan Bedder/Getty Images hide caption

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Comic Mike Birbiglia On His Best Failure And The 3 Rules Of Improv

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TV's 'Veep' Writers Take On The Republican Convention

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Ex-GOP Operative Also Alleges Sexual Advances By Fox News Chief Ailes

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'Game Of Thrones,' 'Veep,' 'The Americans' Scoop Up Emmy Nominations

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In 1964's The Best Man, presidential candidate and principled intellectual William Russell (Henry Fonda) competes with a TV-savvy opportunist at his (unspecified) party's convention. United Artists/The Kobal Collection hide caption

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What Do Contested Conventions Look Like? Ask Hollywood And Sinclair Lewis

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Anthony Anderson is nominated for an Emmy Award for his starring role in the comedy Black-ish. Nominations were announced Thursday morning, and winners will be awarded Sept. 18. Chris Pizzello/Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP hide caption

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