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Thursday, January 31, 2013

'30 Rock' just got better

After seven seasons, 138 episodes and countless awards, accolades and post-Saturday Night Live recognitions, 30 Rock is calling it a night. The hour-long finale, Last Lunch, finds Liz Lemon (Tina Fey) having a tough time adjusting to being a stay-at-home more
Calgary Herald ( 1/31/2013 5:47:47 AM -08:00 )

30 Rock celebrates unseen, unsung music man
"When stuff is coming to an end, people freak out and they act crazy," says Liz Lemon. Liz and all the characters of 30 Rock are doing just that on the series finale airing Thursday on NBC as they produce one last instalment of their show-within-that-show, TGS, more
Ottawa Citizen ( 1/31/2013 5:45:53 AM -08:00 )

Thursday TV Picks: '30 Rock' series finale on NBC
TV picks for Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, include the series finale of “30 Rock” on NBC, “Glee” on Fox and “Scandal” on ABC. PREV of NEXT. Farewell, Liz Lemon! Tina Fey's “30 Rock” ends tonight after seven seasons · Enlarge this photo. Ali Goldstein / NBC more
The Seattle Times ( 1/31/2013 5:32:53 AM -08:00 )

Time eroded the whimsy of '30 Rock'
Sure, the show was great fun in the early years, but as time went by, the sillier it got. finale pt 2. Liz (Tina Fey) preps for the end of 'TGS'. (Photo: Ali Goldstein, NBC). None. With the series finale of '30 Rock' (NBC, Thursday, 8 ET/PT) upon us, USA TODAY's more
USA TODAY ( 1/31/2013 5:29:13 AM -08:00 )

'30 Rock' just got better
I fell in love at first sight with Tina Fey's "30 Rock," the NBC sitcom that Thursday night will end our seven-season relationship with a double-length series finale. We have both grown in the interim — well, "30 Rock" has — and if it is not now the same series more
Los Angeles Times ( 1/31/2013 5:02:35 AM -08:00 )

The Scoop on '30 Rock' minder Grizz Chapman
“30 Rock” handler Grizz Chapman is almost 7 feet tall and tips the scales at 300-plus pounds, but tiny Tina Fey nearly brought him to his knees a few years ago. “It was when we had our first scene together,” he told the Track. “I mean, she's the boss. I had my more
Boston Herald ( 1/31/2013 4:52:07 AM -08:00 )

Between a ' Rock' – and no place
All together now: BLURG! That moan you're hearing is the sound of millions of fans entering the post-30 Rock era. The last episode of the show aired on Thursday, January 31 on NBC in the US. We in Israel can prolong the inevitable for a few more weeks, more
Jerusalem Post ( 1/31/2013 4:14:20 AM -08:00 )

30 Rock's guest stars
Over 30 Rock's seven seasons, numerous actors and comedians have guest-starred on the show, along with former politicians, even a rapper and an ex-tennis pro. Here's a look. LIZ LEMON'S LOVE LIFE. The many men who have courted Tina Fey's Liz more
Toronto Star ( 1/31/2013 4:08:27 AM -08:00 )

30 Rock ends on its own terms Jan. 31
30 Rock ends on its own terms Jan. 31Alec Baldwin as Jack Donaghy on 30 Rock. The show gave him a chance to. Art Streiber / NBC. Alec Baldwin as Jack Donaghy on 30 Rock. The show gave him a chance to show off his lesser known comedy chops. By: Rob Salem Television Critic, Published more
Toronto Star ( 1/31/2013 3:40:47 AM -08:00 )

Last '30 Rock' Episode Airs Thursday On NBC
As 30 Rock airs its series finale Thursday night, critics are praising creator and star Tina Fey for her groundbreaking work. It's one of the best-regarded shows many TV fans have never watched. TV critic Eric Deggans has more on high-quality, low-viewer more
NPR ( 1/31/2013 3:30:48 AM -08:00 )

Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin and the final '30 Rocks' leave us rollin' with laughter
Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin and the final NBC's “30 Rock” wraps up a seven-year run Thursday night at 8 with a double episode that's self-referential, self-deprecating, puzzling, appropriate, funny and wholly untroubled by the fact this show's life story feels odder than many of its loopy plotlines. more
New York Daily News ( 1/31/2013 3:03:32 AM -08:00 )

Most Absurd Moments on '30 Rock'
30 Rock was weird: Liz gives birth to a cartoon cat. Pee-wee Herman plays an inbred Austrian prince. In honor of the series finale, a round up of the show's most bizarre scenes. Like · Tweet. It's the blerg heard 'round the world. TV fans are in mourning, as the more
Daily Beast ( 1/31/2013 1:54:16 AM -08:00 )

'Rock'-a-bye Tina fey
In “30 Rock's” one-hour series finale (really, two episodes strung together), series creator, writer and star Tina Fey ties up the stories of the “TGS” gang and sends them out on a bright and funny note. Among the guest stars cameoing on the Emmy-winning more
Boston Herald ( 1/30/2013 9:03:42 PM -08:00 )

Bracing for '30 Rock's' sharp-witted farewell
What more praise is there to heap upon NBC's “30 Rock,” the show that was an advanced spin class for the pop-culture brain, the sitcom that was the equivalent of a whole platter of “night cheese”? The final two episodes, smooshed together for a one-hour more
Washington Post ( 1/30/2013 5:23:22 PM -08:00 )

Tina Fey Signs Off, Broken Barriers Behind Her
Tina Fey Signs Off, Broken Barriers Behind HerThe TV Watch. By Courtesy of NBC. Excerpt: '30 Rock' Finale: The NBC sitcom starring Tina Fey and Alec Baldwin ends on Thursday. Tina Fey Signs Off, Broken Barriers Behind Her. By ALESSANDRA STANLEY. Published: January 30, 2013. Tina Fey leaves more
New York Times ( 1/30/2013 2:48:45 PM -08:00 )

"30 Rock" Ends Seven-Season Run Thursday Night
(NEW YORK) -- After seven seasons, NBC's award-winning but ratings-challenged comedy 30 Rock signs off Thursday night with a one-hour finale. Tina Fey's Liz Lemon struggles to make the transition from employed TV producer to stay-at-home mom more
770kob ( 1/31/2013 5:30:23 AM -08:00 )

Top Videos: Puppy Pinwheel, Brian Williams Slow-Jams the News, and the End
This week, Brian Williams returned to Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to once again slow-jam the news, this time touching on hot topics like the fiscal cliff. The folks at CollegeHumor wondered what Homeland would look like as an old-school video game. And more
TV Guide ( 1/31/2013 5:26:10 AM -08:00 )

Goodbye to 30 Rock, the best show on TV
Tv_30_rock07 After tonight, there will be really be nothing to watch. After seven seasons, Tina Fey's creation that she never thought would make it this long, 30 Rock is signing off. This may be the only TV show I watched from the original airing of the pilot all more
Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog) ( 1/31/2013 5:25:53 AM -08:00 )

Alec Says Goodbye
After seven seasons and numerous accolades, the Tina Fey-helmed 30 Rock is shutting it down for good this Thursday — but not before imparting some worldly wisdom to fans. Apart from dropping unforgettable one-liners, the NBC series has also dealt out more
Celebuzz ( 1/31/2013 5:21:16 AM -08:00 )

Thursday TV: 30 Rock ends after seven seasons
Thursday TV: 30 Rock ends after seven seasonsRather than do a rundown of what's on TV tonight, I would like to take this opportunity to reflect on NBC's 30 Rock, which wraps up its seventh and final season. One of the best presents I received was from a few a years ago. It was a signed script from a first more ( 1/31/2013 5:20:58 AM -08:00 )