Shannon Carlin
Since earning her master's degree from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, Shannon has been writing a lot about music, TV, movies and books and getting paid for it. She would really love to talk to you about the "Gilmore Girls."

This Fan Theory About Where Jan From 'The Office' Is Now Is Approved By The Actor Herself

Ask anyone who watches The Bold Type, and they'll tell you Melora Hardin's Jaqueline Carlyle is the best boss on TV. But the actor told The Ringer that she still has a soft spot for that other boss she played, The Office's Jan Levinson. In fact,…
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Beyonce & JAY-Z Are Closing Schools Early In South Carolina, Because They’re That Powerful

Students in South Carolina can thank Beyoncé and JAY-Z for their upcoming half day. That's because a district in South Carolina is closing schools early for the Beyoncé and JAY-Z On The Run II tour. Just another reason to bow down to the most famous…
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Ruby Rose Tearing Up While Talking About Her Batwoman Casting Will Make You Emotional, Too

The Arrow-Verse is expanding to include Ruby Rose as Batwoman and no surprise, she's a bit emotional over the whole thing. In Rose's first comments on her Batwoman casting she admitted that playing the first out lesbian superhero lead in The CW's…
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This Video Of A Marriage Proposal At A Major ‘Gilmore Girls’ Landmark Will Make You SWOON

Whether you're Team Jess, Dean or Logan, it's safe to say none of Rory's boyfriends ever did anything as romantic as Molly Larimer's boyfriend of five years, Sebastian. Rather, fiancé since she definitely said yes to his Gilmore Girls wedding…
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These New ‘This Is Us’ Season 3 Spoilers Have Hints About The OTHER Jack Pearson Mystery

The recent big reveal that This Is Us Season 3 will spend a lot of time in Vietnam could mean that the show is finally going to address the show's other big Jack Pearson mystery. That would be the This Is Us theory that Jack's brother is actually…
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Why Lindsay Lohan's #MeToo Comments Are Sparking Backlash On Twitter

Before Lindsay Lohan shared her opinion on the #MeToo movement in an Aug. 4 interview with British newspaper the Times, she admitted that her statement might not go over well. That seems to be the case, now, Lohan's recent #MeToo comments are…
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The Hot Dads Of 'Riverdale' Are Getting More Time In Season 3 So Get Those Memes Ready

Move over Archie, Veronica, Kevin, and Jughead, it's about time your dads got the attention they deserve. And it turns out they finally will. Riverdale Season 3 is all about the hot dads, according to TVLine. But don't worry, the moms will also get…
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Becca's Pick For The Next Bachelor Is One Contestant Not Everyone Is Here For

Now that the latest Bachelorette Becca Kurfin has given her final rose to Garrett Yrigoyen, it's time to start talking about the next Bachelor. And it appears that Becca has a suggestion for who should be the next Bachelor and he should look very…
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Kylie Jenner Is Literally The Virgin Mary In Travis Scott's New Video & You Need To See It

Travis Scott is taking Astroworld to Biblical proportions with his new video. Scott's music video for "Stop Trying To Be God," which dropped days after the release of his new album, is filled with biblical references. But the most eye-popping is…
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These 'Fuller House' Season 4 Spoilers Tease A New Main Focus — Plus A D.J. & Steve Update

Everywhere you look Candace Cameron Bure is spilling the beans about Fuller House's favorite will-they-won't-they couple. It turns out, they will. Finally. Cameron Bure revealed that 'shippers will be very happy about D.J. and Steve's relationship…
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Stop Everything — Robyn Dropped A New Song & Fans Are LOVING Her Comeback Track

For those looking to dance their pain away, well, does Robyn have the song for you. Robyn's new single "Missing U" is a somber club banger that will have you crying on the dancefloor while also showing off some impressive moves. Just don't slip on…
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Chris Evans' Response To Leslie Jones' 'Avengers' Tweets Will TOTALLY Make You Laugh & Swoon

It may have seemed as if the whole world had already seen the latest Avengers movie, but no, there was still at least one person who hadn't and she happens to be funny as hell. Saturday Night Live's Leslie Jones live-tweeted Avengers: Infinity War…
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Jenna Dewan Was A Dancer In This Old Mandy Moore Music Video & It's '90s Perfection

Mandy Moore and Jenna Dewan go way back. Like all the way back to 1999 when Moore was a bubble gum pop star and not the This Is Us star she is now. During an appearance on The Late Late Show on Monday night, the two revealed that Dewan appeared in…
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A New Study Shows Women On-Screen Have It Just As Bad Now As 10 Years Ago, But There’s A Fix

In the past few years, Hollywood has been trying to become more female-friendly through initiatives that look to hire more women in front of the camera and behind the scenes. But, Hollywood still has a serious woman problem. The newly released 2018…
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This Heartbreaking 'OITNB' Scene Is The Perfect Distillation Of The Show's Message

Spoilers ahead for Season 6 of Orange Is the New Black. In one of the final episodes of the new season of Orange Is the New Black, Piper (Taylor Schilling) turns to Taystee (Danielle Brooks) while the two are sitting in the prison hair salon and…
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This 'OITNB' Star Wants To Do For Queer Latinx People What Ellen DeGeneres Did For Her

Spoilers for Season 6 of Orange Is the New Black. Twenty years ago, Ellen DeGeneres came out to the world on her TV show, inspiring a teenage Vicci Martinez to do the same. "A couple of weeks after she came out," Martinez tells me over the phone, "I…
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The 'Charlie's Angels' Reboot Cast Is Official So Get Ready To Say Hello To The 3 New Stars

Good morning to the newest Charlie's Angels and the newest Charlie's Angels only. That's because Kristen Stewart officially joined the Charlie Angels reboot, which means it is finally, actually happening, according to Deadline. Even better, Stewart…
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The New 'Jersey Shore: Family Vacation' Trailer Reveals Some BIG News About Pauly D

The Jersey Shore family is getting back together and hopefully, they packed their formal wear. From the looks of the Jersey Shore: Family Vacation Part 2 trailer they've got a wedding to attend. Specifically, they're invited to Pauly D's wedding.…
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Sophie Turner Teased What's In Store For Sansa In 'Game Of Thrones' Season 8 & I'm Here For It

Winter is here, but a new Sansa is coming. In a recent interview, Sophie Turner promised a "powerful" Sansa in Game of Thrones Season 8. A Sansa that is ready to take control over her life, her family, and who knows, maybe even the Iron Throne.…
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The 'Game Of Thrones' Prequel Will Have This Feminist Aspect In Common With The Original

For those who just can't get enough Game of Thrones news, HBO's president of programming Casey Bloys is spilling the tea on the show's prequel that should make fans of GoT's female characters very, very happy. According to an interview with Bloys in…
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