Posts Tagged ‘nbc’

What Made Them So Great? The 9.5 Best Moments From the 2012 Olympics

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Best of Manhattan, Lifestyle, NY Press Exclusive, Sports

The most memorable and controversial moments surrounding this year’s Olympics by Nick Gallinelli There are many things about the Olympics that come and go. Many of the athletes are transient. They become popular for the month preceding the competition — answer Qs and As for profiles about sports most people know nothing about— are popular [&hellip
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Series of Storms Hitting New York Region Leaves Power Outages, Uninhabitable Homes

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Blog, Breaking News

The series of storms hitting the New York region this past weekend left destruction in its wake, causing at least one fatality and wreaking havoc on trees and residents’ power. Approximately 20,000 people lost power in the northern part of the state, reported WABC, while New York City and Long Island reported fewer outages, most [&hellip
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Why the Show Smash, Well Isn’t One

Written by admin on . Posted in Arts & Film, NY Press Exclusive

Once the Giants won this year’s Super Bowl, it was time for another New York story to unfold on TV screens: Theresa Rebeck’s Smash, a behind-the-scenes look at Broadway that includes Steven Spielberg on its laundry list of executive producers. Ratings for the overhyped series were anemic to begin with, and five episodes have only [&hellip
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TV Review: Up All Night

Written by Mark Peikert on . Posted in Blog, TV

Freed from the restraints of being daffy and arch, respectively, Christina Applegate and Will Arnett manage the neat trick of embodying both the couple you want to be in and the lovable weirdos with whom you’d hang out in NBC’s Up All Night
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