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Network television’s comedy conundrum

This season will be the last for NBC’s version of The Office. Not many shows run for nine seasons. Seinfeld ran for nine seasons, M*A*S*H for eleven. Typically, it takes a truly great show to make a...

Brolin in Community, Hind in Game of Thrones and more awesome casting

Each year around this time, networks announce some of their most high-profile castings. This year, they’re spoiling us. Below is a run-down of some highlights which ought to be especially exciting to...

Why we aren't happy

The less connected we feel to our neighbors, the less engaged we are in the life of our community, the Vancouver Foundation says.

Upfronts update: Community, Parks and Recreation, Up All Night renewed by NBC, ABC re-ups Happy Endings

The wonderful weirdos of Pawnee will grace our screens for 22 episodes next year.

Upfronts update: 30 Rock picked up for seventh and final season

Tina Fey and Alec Baldwin can hug it out as they roll into 30 Rock's swan song.

With upfronts looming, NBC considers half-season orders for its best shows

The lovely and talented Tina Fey appears ready to play herself off with a final season of 30 Rock.

Community triple-shot: Harmon and Chase's behind-the-scenes drama appears to be cooling off

Part two: Community’s behind-the-scenes drama appears to be cooling off.

Community triple-shot: recipe dedicated to Starburns

Part three: This week’s Community recipe is Starbeans -- dedicated to Starburns.

A Community triple-shot in the wake of the season’s most anticipated (and best) episode

Just in: NBC will air all three final episodes of Community’s third season back-to-back on May 17.

Raising Hope, Game of Thrones, Community, and more

Raising Hope, Game of Thrones, Community, and more: the television week that was and the week that will be.