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Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Executive produced by Zoe Saldana (who will be the subject of one episode), a celebrity travels back to their hometown to pay tribute to the one person from their past (before they were famous) who helped change their life by giving them an over-the-top, heart-felt surprise.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
Warner Doell: There is a lot to think about when renovating the kitchen, from design of cabinets to flooring, lighting and countertops. It's no wonder appliances often get left on the backburner. Regardless of how much money you invest, outdated or mismatched appliances can simply ruin a kitchen's overall design. But finding appliances that perform as well as they look can turn your kitchen into a masterpiece.
Microwaves offer convenience and ease, but with the newest technology they are even smarter. When buying a new microwave consider features such as sensor auto reheat and cook to detect the amount of moisture and determine whether food is prepared properly. Instant cook pads which offer extra convenience and a turbo ventilation system to keep food odor away.
The refrigerator is the largest appliance in any kitchen, and now it's no longer just a standard appliance, it's an essential aesthetic component of any kitchen. This new Counter Depth French Door Refrigerator merges technology and style. Counter Depth models are designed to fit flush with a standard kitchen counter depth, giving homeowners that much desired sleek and built-in look.
This model features innovative TWIN Cooling technology which allows the main body of the fridge and freezer sections to be cooled separately. This ensures odors don't mix and maximizes food freshness.
When replacing your old dishwasher look for features such as quiet operation, triple filtration systems to leave your dishes spotless. I have Float Wash feature to enhance energy efficiency, Digital Leakage Sensor and fan-driven condensed drying.
For all your cooking and baking needs this range has Surround Airvection. This system is an innovative technology that combines a convection oven with a third heating element and a multi-fan system to circulate the heat evenly. And you'll also want to ask about the self-cleaning capability of any range to save you time and hassle.
This model has an environmentally friendly steam cleaning cycle which will clean your oven in only 20 minutes. Whether entertaining family or friends, you can expect great results every time.
A kitchen makeover is a big investment, so don't compromise. Many manufacturers like Samsung offer a complete kitchen line solution to ensure a consistent look throughout the room. But knowing which functions are most important to you will make the final decision that much easier. So, when choosing your kitchen appliances, treat yourself, you deserve it.