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Television Academy Bans Harvey Weinstein for Life

The organization that bestows the Emmy Awards has voted to expel Harvey Weinstein in the wake of numerous allegations of sexual harassment and abuse against the producer.

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Behar: Spicer Has to Apologize for His Lies Before We Can Laugh With Him

Monday on ABC’s “The View,” co-host Joy Behar said former White House press secretary Sean Spicer’s appearance at Sunday’s Emmy Awards presentation was inappropriate because he has to apologize for his lies. Behar said, “He’s a liar. Trump lies, and

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Total Irrelevance: Trump-Hating Emmys Hit All-Time Ratings Low

Adjustments might take a little of the sting out of the news that Sunday night’s Emmy telecast was a ratings catastrophe, but any adjustment will only make the nightmare a little less nightmarish. Instead of being the lowest-rated Emmys in its 69-year history, Sunday night’s telecast might be able to squeak into the second-lowest ever.

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Stephen Colbert Rides Trump-Hate Train Back to Emmy Consideration

One year after being snubbed by the Television Academy, Stephen Colbert’s The Late Show has received six Emmy Award nominations –and the CBS host’s full-bore negative coverage of President Donald Trump, along with a steady stream of politically-charged monologues lambasting Republican lawmakers, may have played a significant role in the turnaround.

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Emmys Ignore Trevor Noah, Stephen Colbert

Comedy Central’s The Daily Show failed to earn an Emmy nomination for the first time in 15 years after nominations for the best series in television were announced Thursday morning.

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Viewers Upset after Emmys Run Spoiler-Filled Montage

Viewers who still have the final season of Boardwalk Empire sitting on their TiVo to-watch list were fuming Sunday night after the Emmy awards aired a montage that spoiled the finales of several popular shows.

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Republicans the Big Punchline at 67th Primetime Emmy Awards

The 67th Emmy Awards on FOX, hosted by SNL alum Andy Samberg, was filled with one-liners and other comments aimed at conservatives. Most notably, was Samberg’s assertion that frontrunner Donald Trump might be a “racist.”

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Selfie Sticks Banned from Emmy Awards

Selfie sticks have been banned from all of the main events at this year’s Emmy Awards — from the pre-show red carpet to the actual ceremony to the after-party Ball.