Good News, Bad News: HBO, THE VIEW, WHITNEY & More!

Good News: HBO has given ENLIGHTENED, its low rated albeit critically acclaimed Laura Dern starrer a chance to find an audience by officially renewing it for a second season. Bad News: For HUNG, BORED TO DEATH and HOW TO MAKE IT IN AMERICA, all three of which were canceled after three, three, and two seasons respectively. [Source]

Good News: Broadway’s Book of Mormon just received the kind of publicity money can’t buy. Bad News: For fans of AMERICAN IDOL runner-up David Archuleta, who announced during a Christmas concert Monday that he will be taking a two-year break from his singing career to go on a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. #HasaDigaEebowai [Source]

Good News: Comedian John Cleese is kicking off the new year by making an all-too rare sitcom appearance. Bad News: On a February sweeps episode of WHITNEY that will see him play Whitney and Alex’s (Chris D’Elia) couples therapist. [Source]

Good News: Whoopi Goldberg has actually been forced to publicly come out and deny farting on THE VIEW. Bad News: Assuming of course we remember our second grade recess etiquette — just to give you an indication of how ridiculous we think this story is — who ever smelt it dealt it! [Source]

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  • I remember Whoopi letting out a quiet but stinky one on the View a few months ago, they showed it on TMZ. There was no denying that one cause the cohosts were scooting away from her. My twitter feed is now full of “Whoopi Denies Farting” headlines, ridiculous.