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PC #66: Scandal Confidential

On today’s Pop Confidential podcast Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe and Melodie Aikels have been struck with a severe case of Scandal fever. From Olivia and Fitz’s sizzlin’ relationship to the spurned First Lady, the PC gang discuses it all in this special Scandal Confidential episode.

Scandal isn’t the only hot show the DC crew dishes about on ABC. Miranda Bailey faced an investigation into the deaths of her patients on Grey's Anatomy. Jamey and Luke disagree on Cristina’s storyline.
 
The podcast then becomes Awkward as the gang discuss a surprising death on the MTV series. Brawls erupt in The Real Housewives of New Jersey trailer, but does that have anything on Mariah Carey andNicki Minaj’s feud on American Idol?

All this and much more on today’s Pop Confidential podcast!

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PC #65: Dallas, Sizzurp, Murdered Vaginas and Scandalous Spring Breakers

On today's Pop Confidential podcast Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe, Regan Cellura and Melodie Aikels dish the latest episodes of primetime sudsers Dallas, Scandal and Pretty Little Liars. They also dive into Lil Wayne's sizzurp situation. Did TMZ get the story wrong?

Justin Timberlake is back in fine form with The 20/20 Experience; while James Franco and several Disney/ABC Family princesses get freaky in Spring Breakers. Oh, and Amanda Bynes wants Drake to "murder" her vagina.

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PC #64: Scandalous Anatomy in Dallas

On today’s Pop Confidential podcast Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr and Regan Cellura dish the latest pop culture, movie, music, TV headlines and storylines, including:

Donald Trump and Bill Maher face off, again, over birth certificates. Los Angeles' D.A. wants to revoke Chris Brown’s probation.

Beyonce rocks the Super Bowl halftime show and reunites with bandmates Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams of Destiny’s Child.

30 Rock ends its run on NBC, as The Office prepares to say goodbye too. Smash returns for its second season after cleaning house. The Earl of Grantham and Countess of Grantham’s marriage continues to crumble beneath the death of their daughter Lady Sybil on Downton Abbey

With Larry Hagman’s death causing Dallas to write off J.R., does TNT’s drama need to bring Victoria Principal back as Pamela Barnes Ewing? Spencer finds out Toby is an A on Pretty Little Liars. Jamey is still in love with NBC’s Deception. Which “on the bubble” shows could be cancelled soon? Secrets shake Scandal on ABC. Regan isn’t happy with Grey’s Anatomy, but Luke and Jamey are loving it.

Tim McGraw releases a new album and Warm Bodies tops the Box Office.

All this and much more on today’s Pop Confidential podcast! 

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PC #63: Cliff Barnes Blvd.

On today's Pop Confidential podcast Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe, Regan Cellura and Melodie Aikels dish the latest in pop culture, movie, music and TV headlines and gossip, including:

The revelation Whitney Houston's brother introduced her to crack, not Bobby Brown had the Pop Confidential crew debating. Justin Bieber writes a breakup song aboutSelena Gomez. Bradley Cooper denies dating Taylor Swift and wanting to play Lance Armstrong in a move.

Don't Trust the B in Apt 23 is cancelled, paving the way for a Dawson's Creek reunion. Dallas returned for its second season, but ratings were down. Jamey loved The Following. A death rocks Downton Abbey.

Kenya and Phaedra face off on The Real Housewives of Atlanta. Star Jones attacks Shonda Rhimes and Scandal on Twitter. Find out which podcast host counts Amish Mafia as one of their guilty pleasures.

NKOTB, Boyz II Men and 98 Degrees go on tour.

All this and much more on today’s Pop Confidential podcast! 

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PC #61: Deception and Revenge Downton Behind The Alley

On today’s Pop Confidential podcast Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe and Melodie Aikels dish the latest in pop culture, celebrity, TV, movie and music topics and headlines, including:

Justin Bieber gets caught smoking weed. Bethenny Frankel files for divorce. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West announce the impending arrival of baby. 

Downton Abbey returns to PBS with a new season and Pop Confidential’s Jamey Giddens has Confessions of a ‘Downton’ Newbie. Once Upon a Time, Revenge and The Good Wife return with their winter premieres. The PC crew dish about Gossip Girl’s series finale, before diving into upcoming new series: The Carrie Diaries, Banshee and Cyndi Lauper: Still So Unusual.

Jillian Bowe shares her thoughts on Django Unchained and the controversy that has swirled around it. The PC Gang then make their Golden Globe Outstanding Drama predictions.

Adele’s album 21 was 2012’s bestselling album.

All this and much more on today’s Pop Confidential podcast! 

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All My Children Alum and Kennedy Cousin Christopher Lawford Calls Fidel Castro "Amazing"

 


 All My Children alum Christopher Kennedy Lawford, nephew of the late President John F. Kennedy, called Cuba's longtime dictator Fidel Castro, " an a amazing guy" while speaking with The Huffington Post Live. Lawford detailed meeting Castro while screening Lawford's 2000 docudrama Thirteen Days.

The film centers on the way the Kennedy White House handled the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis. Watch the entire segment after the jump!

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