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Couch Potato: The 2013 SAG whoa's and oh's

By Urvi Banerjee | Jan. 29, 2013, 10:51 p.m. | In Television »

The 2013 SAG awards show on Sunday night featured surprises as often as it met expectations, making for a memorable night.


Couch Potato: "Pretty Little Liars" keeps us guessing

By Caroline Gabriel | Jan. 8, 2013, 7:48 p.m. | In Television »

The ever popular "Pretty Little Liars" returns for its winter premiere.


Couch Potato: Carrie's back, with a back story

By Emma Yeager | Jan. 1, 2013, 7:06 p.m. | In Television »

Carrie Bradshaw, the fictional yet iconic Manhattanite, is returning to our TV screens – only this time she's sixteen years old.


Couch Potato: "Catfish" is a surprisingly good catch

By Lily Gates | Dec. 25, 2012, 9:59 p.m. | In Television »

Just like many other MTV shows, "Catfish: The TV Show" will easily get you hooked, pun intended.


Is Miss USA really Miss Universe?

By Stacy Mathew | Dec. 22, 2012, 3:57 p.m. | In Television »

88 beauty queens traveled to Las Vegas, Nev., on Wednesday night to battle it out for the highly coveted title of Miss Universe. To my surprise, Miss U.S.A, Olivia Culpo, took the crown as Miss Universe 2012. And by surprise, I don't necessarily mean anything pleasant.


Couch Potato: Vlogging on

By Sarika Ramaswamy | Dec. 18, 2012, 7:15 p.m. | In Television »

What more convenient way to give the mind a rest than to watch a funny video blog on the massive magical entertainment network that is Youtube?


Couch Potato: Boy's daughter "Meets World"

By Caroline Gabriel | Dec. 4, 2012, 3:36 p.m. | In Television »

When it was announced in early November that Disney Channel is in the early stages of creating a show titled "Girl Meets World," a spinoff from the popular '90s sitcom, plenty of people rejoiced.


Couch Potato: 'Tis the season

By Janvi Raichura | Nov. 27, 2012, 1:29 p.m. | In Television »

Now that we're past Black Friday the holiday season has officially started and that means cold winter nights spent curled up by the TV watching holiday movies.


Couch Potato: Adver-tying shows down

By Sam Lewando | Nov. 20, 2012, 10:14 p.m. | In Television »

Advertisements are not only limiting the amount of time we spend actually watching the show, but they also limit the freedom that shows have to do something radical.


Couch Potato: "Project" in progress

By Grace Hill | Nov. 13, 2012, 1:09 p.m. | In Television »

Even with declining audience numbers, FOX ordered a full season for freshman comedy, the hilarious but lacking "Mindy Project."


Couch Potato: Election-related TV you can't miss

By Emma Yeager | Nov. 6, 2012, 4:35 p.m. | In Television »

To calm your nerves before we find out the next President of the United States – or, later, to dry your tears if your candidate-of-choice doesn't get elected – check out these election-related snippets of TV comedy.


Couch Potato: TV Twisters

By Lily Gates | Oct. 30, 2012, 6:24 p.m. | In Television »

For those lucky enough to still have power but nowhere to go, why not cozy up in a blanket while watching some reruns on TV or on your computer?


Couch Potato: Gather around, it's story time

By Urvi Banerjee | Oct. 23, 2012, 10:13 p.m. | In Television »

Following a May season finale of dragon-slaying, broken curses and the reunion of lost love, "Once Upon a Time" is finally back for a new season. For those who thought that the fairytale-with-a-twist show had little left to offer, think again.


Couch Potato: Taking gaming to another level

By Sam Lewando | Oct. 21, 2012, 6:25 p.m. | In Television »

Gaming has been, for its brief lifespan, a fringe activity for which most people have no use except to blow off steam after a long day. But for some, it is a job.


Couch Potato: "Glee" takes a new direction

By Sarika Ramaswamy | Oct. 14, 2012, 7:14 p.m. | In Television »

As Glee returns with Season 4, the show attempts to follow both familiar characters in their post-Lima, Ohio experiences and the new characters back home at McKinley.


Couch Potato: "Revolution," the new "Fringe"

By Janvi Raichura | Sept. 29, 2012, 6:03 p.m. | In Television »

As the Sci-Fi TV show "Fringe," created by J.J. Abrams, enters its final season, fans may be feeling a little bittersweet.


Couch Potato: Jess and the gang return for another "adorkable" season

By Caroline Gabriel | Sept. 22, 2012, 6:33 p.m. | In Television »

Everyone can stop recording old episodes of "New Girl" and put an end to watching reruns, because the show is back!


We love television: 2012 Emmy Predictions

By Temi Ibirogba Hannah Lynn | Sept. 21, 2012, 6:07 p.m. | In Television »

This Sunday, Jimmy Kimmel will host the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards on ABC. Here's a list of our winner predictions.


Couch Potato: "X Factor" loses its " Voice" in season premiere

By Sam Lewando | Sept. 15, 2012, 10:28 p.m. | In Television »

For the last 10 years, American Idol has dominated television-singing competitions in the U.S. However, in 2011 the pressure rose from "The Voice" and the "X Factor."


Couch Potato: A Community of Whovians

By Janvi Raichura | Sept. 8, 2012, 10:32 p.m. | In Television »

There are over 500 television shows that play every day all over the world. Recently, British TV in particular has become popular in the U.S. One show that has created an increasingly large American fan base is "Doctor Who."


"You better redneckognize!"

By Hannah Lynn Stacy Mathew | Sept. 3, 2012, 9:02 p.m. | In Television »

Televisions across America were blessed this summer with TLC's new reality show, "Here comes Honey Boo Boo." If you have not heard of this little wonder, then it's time to stop being so active and just be a couch potato for a minute...or thirty.


Fall TV preview: the good and the bad

By Janvi Raichura | Sept. 1, 2012, 4:29 p.m. | In Television »

Television takes up so much time, so we're here to review the top shows this fall.


Getting ready for a little "situation"

By Stacy Mathew | March 8, 2012, 12:44 p.m. | In Television »

Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi is reality television's ultimate guilty pleasure. She's a guidette, everything she says is quotable and now she's… a soon-to-be mother?


Winter TV Preview: New shows to warm up to

By Liv Jacobson | Dec. 12, 2011, 9:40 p.m. | In Television »

With the holidays just around the corner, several new shows are scheduled to premiere that will keep you busy during snow days and lazy days alike.


Sesame Street reveals new character

By Myla Sapp | Oct. 20, 2011, 7:07 p.m. | In Television »

Sesame Street unveiled a new character, Lily, a poverty stricken seven-year-old, to shed light on childhood hunger in America.

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