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Zoinks, It's a Scooby-Doo Quiz!

Help us celebrate 50-plus years of capers, masks, Scooby Snax and extra-large sandwiches by taking our spook-tacular quiz.

Disney Is Diving Into the Streaming Wars

Disney+ launches in early November and will give Netflix and other streaming companies a run for their money.

Treat Yo Self to the 'Parks and Recreation' Quiz

'Parks and Recreation' aired its final episode in 2015, but if you're still fantasizing about the waffles at JJ's Diner or quoting the Swanson Pyramid of Greatness, this quiz is for you.

Show Off Your Knowledge of the Dunder Mifflin Gang with 'The Office' Quiz

Based on a British comedy of the same name, NBC's 'The Office' won five Emmys in its nine-season run. And thanks to Netflix, the show's has a new generation of viewers. Test your knowledge of the Dunder Mifflin gang with our quiz.

5 Facts About James Holzhauer, the Guy Who Might Break 'Jeopardy!'

James Holzhauer is breaking records on the much-loved quiz show with a killer combination of trivia smarts, buzzer-savvy and a gambler's instincts.

Desi Arnaz: Ricky Ricardo and a TV Pioneer Too

There was much more to Desi Arnaz than playing Lucy's Cuban bandleader husband, Ricky Ricardo, on "I Love Lucy."

A Short History of How Netflix Won World Domination in Streaming

They have a date for when they'll deliver the last DVD, too.

A Conversation With the Man Behind Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch

His name is Caroll Spinney, and he's been bringing these beloved 'Sesame Street' characters to life for nearly 50 years.

Quiz: How Much Do You 9021-Know?

From West Bev to college and beyond, the "90210" actors and their characters got up to some serious high jinks. How much do you know about the classic teen soap now getting a reboot?

The Wild Back and Forth of Netflix's 'Wild Wild Country'

Netflix's hit docuseries has it all: cult leaders, sex, biowarfare and illegal wiretapping. The one thing it's missing: a happy ending.

King of the 'Hill Street' Quiz: How Much Do You Know About TV Icon Steven Bochco?

Few people have had the impact of Steven Bochco, whose long-game storylines and gritty characters redefined TV dramas. Take our quiz to learn more about this famous small-screen writer and producer.

Were the Flintstones Neanderthals?

"The Flintstones" were a modern Stone-Age family, but were they early predecessors of Homo sapiens or Neanderthals?

Why Are Popular TV Shows Splitting Seasons?

There are strategic reasons writers and creators of huge TV shows like 'Breaking Bad' and 'Game of Thrones' are splitting their seasons into two, shorter segments.

Why Comedians Name Their Characters and Shows After Themselves

Do producers of shows like "Seinfeld" and "Louie" think comedians wouldn't respond to different names? Or that the audience wouldn't?

How 'The Simpsons' Works

"The Simpsons" is famed for its biting humor and lovable, eccentric characters. But what makes the record-setting show so special?

How U.S. Public Broadcasting Works

Public broadcasting in the U.S. is divided into NPR for radio and PBS for TV. Both have been on the air for years and remain popular, amid recurring calls for government defunding. Here's why.

How 'Schoolhouse Rock!' Works

"Schoolhouse Rock" was never just a cartoon. It taught kids of the '70s and '80s about everything from American history and multiplication to grammar and science, without them really knowing it.

40 Years Later, Slim Goodbody Is Still Encouraging Kids to Make Healthy Choices

Decades after his run on "Captain Kangaroo," the self-described health crusader is still on the mission to educate children about the human body.

People Are Spending Two Months In Jail for a Reality Show

There's no big money prize (or any prize) waiting for those who stick it out. So, what motivates them?

5 Reasons Why Mister Rogers Was the Best Neighbor Ever

Can you say, "amazing"? Here are five facts about the real Mister Rogers that may surprise you.

Why Do Ads Say 'the Big Game' Instead of 'the Super Bowl'?

Although the NFL might seem particularly litigious, experts say the organization is just protecting itself from trademark infringement.

5 Things You Didn't Know About 'Sesame Street'

This well-loved children's show was more controversial than you might think. Some early episodes were labeled 'adults only.'

50 Years and Counting: 'Star Trek' Writers Explain Its Serious Staying Power

David Gerrold and D.C. Fontana, two writers responsible for some of your favorite pieces of "Star Trek," talk about why the series is still beloved by so many.

10 Secrets of Filming Reality TV Shows

We know that there's a lot of fakeness in so-called reality shows. But do you know the lengths some of the producers go to get the results they want?

Now You Have Another Reason to Neflix

Here's the math behind that stat, for all you cord cutters or would-be cord cutters.

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