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<p>Devin of &quot;Big Brother&quot;</p>

Devin of "Big Brother"

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Recap: 'Big Brother' Sunday - Nominations, The Battle & Zankie

Plus, Devin just can't stop talking

When we left things on Thursday, Amber and, via a technicality, Devin were Head of Household.

And as we all know, lots and lots of power is sure to make Devin less annoying, right? 

Right?

Click through and follow along for Sunday (July 6) night's "Big Brother."

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<p>&quot;State of Affairs&quot;</p>

"State of Affairs"

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Take Me To The Pilots '14: NBC's 'State of Affairs'

Katherine Heigl returns to TV in a drama that misunderstands 'The Blacklist'

[In case you've Forgotten, and as I will continue to mention each and every one of these posts that I do: This is *not* a review. Pilots change. Sometimes a lot. Often for the better. Sometimes for the worse. But they change. Actual reviews will be coming in September and perhaps October (and maybe midseason in some cases). This is, however, a brief gut reaction to not-for-air pilots. I know some people will be all "These are reviews." If you've read me, you've read my reviews and you know this isn't what they look like.]

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Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd to release new album in October, according to David Gilmour's wife

New set would be based on 1994 recordings and first since 'The Division Bell'

 

Someone can’t keep a secret.

Pink Floyd  guitarist/vocalist David Gilmour’s wife, Polly Samson tweeted on Saturday, “Btw Pink Floyd album out in October is called “The Endless River.” Based on 1994 sessions is Rick Wright’s swan song and very beautiful.”

Oops.

After she oh-so-casually dropped this news, the internet went up in flames in excitement. The album will be the first album of unreleased material since 1994’s “The Division Bell.”  It’s unknown if  “The Endless River” is composed of tracks recorded during the same sessions for “The Division Bell” and they will now be released as they were recorded then or they will be enhanced with new production and recording, sort of like Michael Jackson’s “Xscape album.”

“The Division Bell” featured Gilmour, Wright, and drummer Nick Mason, with many of the lyrics penned by Samson, and was believed to be Pink Floyd’s last album. Co-founder Syd Barrett quit the band in 1968 (and died in 2006); Roger Waters left the band in 1985 and despite a great deal of acrimony with his band mates, has appeared with them on a handful of occasions for charity.

Wright, the band’s keyboardist, died in 2008, but as the LA Times points out, while the new album may be the last of his recorded output made with Pink Floyd, he went on to release a solo album, “Broken China,” in 1996.

Adding fuel to the rumors: Durga McBroom-Hudson, a vocalist who has toured with the band, also tweeted on Saturday, “Yes. There is a new Pink Floyd album coming out,”  confirming Samson’s tweet.

Samson’s account has since been “suspended,” according to Twitter. Gilmour has a Twitter page, but there are no tweets on it. His website plugs Samson's latest collection of short stories, but has not been updated since May.

Pink Floyd's most popular album remains, of course, 1973's "The Dark Side of the Moon," which has sold more than 50 million copies worldwide.

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<p>CBS&#39; &quot;Stalker&quot;</p>

CBS' "Stalker"

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Take Me To The Pilots '14: CBS' 'Stalker'

Kevin Williamson steals from his slasher scripts with diminishing returns

[In case you've Forgotten, and as I will continue to mention each and every one of these posts that I do: This is *not* a review. Pilots change. Sometimes a lot. Often for the better. Sometimes for the worse. But they change. Actual reviews will be coming in September and perhaps October (and maybe midseason in some cases). This is, however, a brief gut reaction to not-for-air pilots. I know some people will be all "These are reviews." If you've read me, you've read my reviews and you know this isn't what they look like.]

 

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Exclusive: David Fincher teases with a new piece of evidence from 'Gone Girl'
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Exclusive: David Fincher teases with a new piece of evidence from 'Gone Girl'

And there's a new trailer on the way on Monday

Because I see almost everything at a press screening, it's rare that I see trailers in the theater, and I sometimes forget just how different it is to see something on the bigscreen as opposed to at home on my computer.

Case in point: the "Gone Girl" trailer. At home, I thought it was good, but in the theater, I found it much more powerful and effective. Trent Reznor's comments that Fincher made "a nasty movie" have me very curious to see what he's done with Gillian Flynn's already substantially wicked book. There is a brutal cynicism about love at the heart of this one, and while Fincher wasn't immediately the obvious choice for this movie, it feels like he may end up being the perfect choice.

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<p>&quot;Selfie&quot;</p>

"Selfie"

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Take Me To The Pilots '14: ABC's 'Selfie'

Liking Emily Kapnek, John Cho and Karen Gillan doesn't help here

[In case you've Forgotten, and as I will continue to mention each and every one of these posts that I do: This is *not* a review. Pilots change. Sometimes a lot. Often for the better. Sometimes for the worse. But they change. Actual reviews will be coming in September and perhaps October (and maybe midseason in some cases). This is, however, a brief gut reaction to not-for-air pilots. I know some people will be all "These are reviews." If you've read me, you've read my reviews and you know this isn't what they look like.]

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Best and Worst: 'Tammy' gives 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' a run for its money

Best and Worst: 'Tammy' gives 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' a run for its money

Maybe a cameo from produce Will Ferrell would have helped?

Listen, we feel bad for Melissa McCarthy.  She's an incredible actress and comedienne.  She became an unexpected box office sensation because of her ability to pull laughs from even the lamest material.  She rocked in "Bridesmaids." She made "Identity Thief" watchable on a plane. She ruled "The Heat" with Sandra Bullock.  She was even one of the funniest parts of "This is Forty."  Her new comedy/dramedy/call it what you will "Tammy"?  Unfortunately, not one of McCarthy's finest moments.

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<p>Gina Rodriguez of &quot;Jane the Virgin&quot;</p>

Gina Rodriguez of "Jane the Virgin"

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Take Me To The Pilots '14: The CW's 'Jane the Virgin'

Gina Rodriguez makes this telenovela-flavored comedy one to watch

[In case you've Forgotten, and as I will continue to mention each and every one of these posts that I do: This is *not* a review. Pilots change. Sometimes a lot. Often for the better. Sometimes for the worse. But they change. Actual reviews will be coming in September and perhaps October (and maybe midseason in some cases). This is, however, a brief gut reaction to not-for-air pilots. I know some people will be all "These are reviews." If you've read me, you've read my reviews and you know this isn't what they look like.]

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<p>&quot;Famous in 12&quot;</p>

"Famous in 12"

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What if The CW cancelled 'Famous in 12' and nobody noticed?

OK, some people noticed, but we only just noticed. Will viewers?

Apologies, but I was deleting some scheduling releases from The CW on this 4th of July morning and I happened to notice that "Famous in 12" was pulled after five impressively low-rated Tuesday airings. 

It appears that some of my media brethren noticed on Wednesday afternoon and a couple noticed on Thursday afternoon, but the news has been greeted with all of the excitement that you'd expect from the cancellation of a reality series averaging a hair over 500,000 viewers.

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<p>Thursday&#39;s &quot;Big Brother&quot;</p>

Thursday's "Big Brother"

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TV Ratings: 'Big Brother' leads pre-holiday Thursday, 'Undateable' finale drops

'Undateable,' 'Last Comic Stand' hold up on slow night

Fast National ratings for Thursday, July 3, 2014.

Numbers were mostly down on a pre-holiday Thursday night, with "Big Brother" ranking as the night's top show among young viewers and ranking behind only a "Big Bang Theory" repeat overall. It's no surprise, then, that CBS won the night in both measures.

There were a number of Thursday notables and some actually did reasonably well.

"Gang Related" was one of the night's only shows to even be flat among young viewers and gained slightly overall, even more impressive since "Hell's Kitchen" was down in all measures. "Rookie Blue" was up from last week in total viewers, but down a hair in the key demo. ABC's "NY Med" slipped a bit in its second week, as did NBC's "Undateable" in its finale. 

Let's get to the numbers...

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<p>Orange Is the New Black</p>

Orange Is the New Black

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Review: 'Orange Is the New Black' - 'Comic Sans/Appropriately Sized Pots'

Cindy and Rosa get the flashbacks, while Piper tries to get a furlough

Continuing our periodic look at "Orange Is the New Black" season 2, I have thoughts on episodes 7 & 8 coming up just as soon as I'm in an M. Night Shalamalama movie...

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<p>FOX&#39;s &quot;Gotham&quot;</p>

FOX's "Gotham"

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Take Me To The Pilots '14: FOX's 'Gotham'

Batman sorta-prequel has a good pilot, but maybe chill on the iconic villains?

[In case you've Forgotten, and as I will continue to mention each and every one of these posts that I do: This is *not* a review. Pilots change. Sometimes a lot. Often for the better. Sometimes for the worse. But they change. Actual reviews will be coming in September and perhaps October (and maybe midseason in some cases). This is, however, a brief gut reaction to not-for-air pilots. I know some people will be all "These are reviews." If you've read me, you've read my reviews and you know this isn't what they look like.]

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