Lunch Break Links: Tuesday, July 15, 2008
EW counts down the 22 most appalling TV shows ever, starting with the new Hurl.
Jimmy Kimmel and Sarah Silverman broke up after five years of dating.
Metallica will release its new Death Magnetic as a Guitar Hero III download the same day it comes out as a record.
Highly intriguing: J.J. Abrams demanded and received permission to limit commercial breaks and make every episode of his new Fox series Fringe 50 minutes long. (Most TV dramas run 41-44 minutes.)
Highly disappointing: A whopping 172 reality shows will debut this TV season.
T.I. and Fall Out Boy collaborated on a song.
Kristen Bell will be back on Heroes this year.
Larry Miller is a classic "that guy." Dig deep into his career at AV Club.
So the new Crash TV show will not be depressing or heavy-handed. And it won't focus on issues of class and race. So how is this related to the movie, exactly?