2014 Emmy Award Nominations

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Technically award season never ends, what with obscure music awards scattered throughout the summer months and the ever-dreadful VMAs in August, but I always look to the Emmys to kick off another year. They’re not my favorite award show, but they’re more official than even the Golden Globes (think EGOT).

I’m a severe television addict, which should mean I get excited for this particular golden statue, but I’ve admittedly grown very tired of seeing the same names year after year. Shows that aren’t even funny anymore continue to win Best Comedy (I’m lookin’ at you, “Modern Family”) and phenomenal performances are overlooked in favor of more famous faces (Monica Potter was so painfully snubbed last year for her ugly-sob inducing work on NBC’s “Parenthood.”)

So imagine my surprise this year when some new talent was finally recognized on July 10 with the announcement of the 2014 Emmy noms. Continue reading

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☆NSYNC jumps on the reunion bandwagon?

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Social media was all a-flutter today with the news that ‘NSYNC plans to reunite on the VMA stage this coming Sunday. I must admit, the news gave me a little lift, too (ha, just kidding, I went craaazy). These boys were my second boy band obsession (the first were Hanson) and my first concert experience. What middle schooler didn’t have a crush on our dearly fro-tastic JT? Continue reading