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The Horror: Website Tells You How Much Of Your Life You’ve Spent Watching TV

Want to kick the weekend off with an overwhelming sense that you’ve been wasting your life? Of course you do! Website tiii.me has you covered. Just plug in the TV shows you’ve watched, select how many seasons you made it through, and you’ll be treated to a precise number of days, hours, and minutes that you spent watching TV instead of doing more productive things like… I dunno, taxes.

Your friendly neighborhood TMS writers each put in 3 TV shows; Jill’s is above, and Rebecca’s and Susana’s are behind the jump. Of course, just three shows is nothing. Feel free to plug in your own TV shows and share your number in the comments. The highest total gets bragging rights!

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Krysten Ritter Set To Star, Produce 1960s Astronaut Comedy For NBC

Just recently we told you about Will Ferrell’s new production company set to focus on female-led television and film comedy projects. I think this project it too new to fall under their umbrella but it totally fits. Don’t Trust the B star Krysten Ritter is leading a new NBC series called Mission Control where she’ll play a NASA engineer in 1965.

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Study Shows That TV Viewers Prefer Not to Multita—Ooh, Twitter

Turns out that the “Technology is ruining our attention spans! People never talk face-to-face anymore! Waxing nostalgic about the pre-Internet era makes me feel superior to others! Grrrrrrr” apocalypse isn’t quite upon us: A study has found that an overwhelming majority of TV viewers still prefer to actually focus on what they’re watching instead of doing other things.

Sorry, second screen apps. You are doing your best.

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More Bounty Hunter Fun In New Show From Creators of Cowboy Bebop [VIDEO]

Rejoice, fans of Cowboy Bebop!  Series creator Shinichiro Watanabe has brand new show called Space Dandy debuting tonight on Adult Swim. As an added bonus, the animation studio behind Fullmetal Alchemist worked on the show, and the animation looks slick and gorgeous. Obsession with breasts in the trailer aside, if this series is anything like Bebop or Watanabe’s other great show, Samurai Champloo, we can probably look forward to some interesting ladies in the cast. Also, check out that awesome cat sidekick!

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Buffy is Coming Back to a Television and Radio Near You

It might seem kind of an odd time and place, but next week the BBC will be airing a half hour special on Buffy the Vampire Slayer and its legacy in media.

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Eek! Someone’s Going To Die On The New Season of The Simpsons

Executive producer Al Jean announced that a major character will kick the bucket in The Simpsons‘ 25th season. But who?!

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Arrow, Teen Wolf, Bryan Fuller’s Syfy Show Get New Cast Members

Doug Jones! Jean Loring! Moon colonies! It’s a cast-a-pa-looza!

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Coming Soon to a TV Near You: A Hillary Clinton Miniseries, Cleopatra, An “Updated Remake” of Rosemary’s Baby, Scream

It’s time for the Television Critics Association’s summer press tour, and in all likelihood that means nothing to you other than network heads have been telling journos what shows they’re really, totally going to make. Relevant to our interests: Announcements from NBC and MTV. Check out the details behind the jump.

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The First Trailer For Season Two of Arrow: Black Canary Alert!

It has bows, building jumps, Barrowman, battles, and Black Canary! Check out the trailer for the new season of the CW’s Arrow, now with even more nerdy celebrity status in the form of Summer Glau. For more action-packed vigilante justice, the show returns to the CW on October 9th.

(via i09)

Previously in Arrow

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Community Gets a Season Five! Here Are Other Geeky Shows That Made the Cut And Got the Axe

Over the last few days lists of TV shows renewed, cancelled, greenlit, and not picked up have been rolling in. We’ve already told you about a few: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has been picked up, because of course it has, as has Alfonso Cuarón‘s Believe, about a ten-year-old girl with superpowers.

How have other shows of geeky interest fared?

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