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Jay Leno doubled down on the NBC jokes Friday night.

Instead of just one zinger directed at the broadcast network during his Tonight Show monologue taping, the comedian went for two this time.

The first: “Doctors in Canada were shocked after pulling a three-inch knife blade from the back of a 32-year old man. The knife had been in there for three years! Imagine that, the guy had a knife… Continue reading Jay Leno’s Friday jokes: Knifed in the back by NBC

Two shows premiered last night: CBS’ new reality series The Job and the return of Fox’s Kiefer Sutherland drama Touch. Both did about the same. Neither did well.

The two-hour Touch debut had 3.8 million viewers and a 1.0 rating among adults 18-49. It’s probably unfair to compare this Friday premiere to the show’s series series opener on a Thursday after American Idol last year — that rating was… Continue reading Friday ratings: ‘The Job,’ ‘Touch’ disappoint

undercover-boss-diamond-resorts-nov-30-2012-cbs.jpgFast National ratings for Friday, Nov. 30, 2012

The networks rebounded from last week’s Black Friday black hole and CBS was back on top in total viewers with new episodes of “Undercover Boss,” “CSI: NY” and “Blue Bloods.”

“Blue Bloods” was the night’s most watched show overall, while “Undercover Boss” posted the highest 18-49 demo score and reached a 2.0 in the 8:30 p.m. half-hour. (“Boss” was… Continue reading TV ratings: 'Undercover Boss' leads, 'Nikita' improves with move on quiet Friday

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The turkey is gone, your family has left … and you’re ready to shop! (We hear that.) So below, find a listing of all the awesome Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales we could find (in alphabetical order). Good luck scoring some deals!

Althea. The brand’s 34 stores are offering a sane Black Friday alternative, offering giveaways, free fitness classes and personal shoppers nationwide.

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This weekend, Chris Tucker has a new movie coming out. And for the first time since 1997, it doesn’t have the words “rush” or “hour” in the title. It’s also his first movie in five years. Not that Tucker is complaining. As the actor explained, he was just being patient, searching for roles that didn’t have him playing the same fast-talking characters audiences know him for (see: Smokey in “Friday”… Continue reading Chris Tucker, 'Silver Linings Playbook' Star, On His Return, 'Friday' And 'California Love'