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'The X Factor' Is Really Good TV

When I attended a taping of The X Factor in Seattle, I found myself cheering and clapping during several strong performances. But I was far more emotionally invested in watching those same performances on the small screen than I was able to muster in person.

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La La Land: Series Premiere

La La Land is not nearly as smart or edgy as Da Ali G Show, as it offers none of the social commentary, cultural criticism or broad pathos that Borat or Bruno mustered, even in their lowest low-brow moments.

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