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Reviewed: The Return of Live Television

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Reviewed: The Return of Live Television

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Reviewed: The Return of Live Television

Reviewed: The Return of Live Television

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With the end of the writer's strike, live programming returned to network television this weekend in a big way. TV critic David Bianculli reviews last night's 80th Annual Academy Awards telecast, as well as the weekend's new episode of Saturday Night Live, starring Tina Fey.