Recapture that old Great British Bake Off feeling with this teaser for Mary, Mel, and Sue's new Christmas special

There’s a particular vibe that powered previous seasons of former BBC mega-hit The Great British Bake Off, a chummy silliness—largely provided by presenters Sue Perkins and Mel Giedroyc—that blended in a very satisfying way with judge Mary Berry’s warmly encouraging approach to evaluating the show’s crop of reality…

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ABC pulls The Great American Baking Show in wake of harassment claims against judge Johnny Iuzzini 

Variety reports that The Great American Baking Show—ABC’s answer to the British culinary hit—is being pulled off the air, after fielding sexual harassment claims against judge Johnny Iuzzini. The claims against the well-known pastry chef came to light late last month, just a few days before the series aired its…

We drank 20-year-old Snapple with the stars of The Adventures Of Pete And Pete

The Adventures Of Pete And Pete has long been both an A.V. Club staff favorite and a sort of weird ’90s kid rallying call. So it’s been our great pleasure to become friendly with Danny Tamberelli and Michael C. Maronna, otherwise known as the show’s two brothers Pete. The chummy redheads were in Chicago for a live…

Before jet skiing from Chicago to New Orleans, Kurt Braunohler ate bugs with us

Yesterday, Kurt Braunohler completed the roughly 925-mile trek from Chicago to New Orleans—and he did it all by jet ski. He’s trying to raise $50,000 to send 500 goats and 1,000 chickens to African families in need—an Indiegogo fundraising effort that Braunohler describes as “the dumbest way to make the world a better…