TV News & Reviews

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Around the remote: Chuck Barney's TV picks for Jan. 15-21

DON'T MISS: "Homeland" - The popular spy thriller takes on a timely feel as it returns for its turbo-charged sixth season. A new president has just been elected and former CIA agent Carrie Mathison (Claire Danes) is now working for a Brooklyn-based foundation that provides aid to Muslims living in the U.S. The season, we're told, will deal with a transitional time where a "very fragile and complex transfer of power" takes place between the outgoing president and the incoming leader. 9 p.m. Sunday, Showtime.

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KC bar hopping with George Wendt and friends

Actor George Wendt, who portrayed Norm on the sitcom "Cheers," visits bars he frequented while a student at Rockhurst University for an afternoon of beer and stories. Wendt co-stars in the New Theatre Restaurant comedy "The Fabulous Lipitones,: which opens Nov. 30.
John Sleezer, Timothy Finn and Sharon Hoffmann The Kansas City Star
KC bar hopping with George Wendt and friends 3:55

KC bar hopping with George Wendt and friends

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'Stranger Things' mash-up with 'A Charlie Brown Christmas'

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