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Bland as White Bread Jimmy Kimmel Adds Bite to Emmys (watch)

Emmy host Jimmy Kimmel may be as bland as white bread, but he added some bite to the 64th Annual Emmy awards in an opening monologue that took pot shots at Republican Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney and President Obama. Kimmel also enlisted an all-star cast of Emmy nominees for an cold open skit that featured “Girls” actress Lena Dunham naked and Zooey Deschanel trying out facial expressions with “Mad Men’s” Christina Hendrix. The opening skit unfolded in the ladies room backstage where “Nashville” star Connie Britton, Kathy Bates from “Harry’s Law,” Martha Plimpton from the “Good Wife” and Julia Louis-Dreyfus from “Veep” were interrupted when a sobbing Kimmel burst into the room....
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Emmy Comedy: Modern Family Makes it Threepeat; Jon Cryer Wins

Everyday life proved to be the best source of comedy, again, at least as portrayed on “Modern Family,” which won the Emmy for best comedy series for the third year in a row, while Julia Louis-Dreyfus helped prevent a sweep by winning best actress. Modern Family’s Eric Stonestreet and Julie Bowen also won for best supporting actress and actress at the 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Jon Cryer won best actor for CBS's hit show, "Two and a Half Men," topping the show's star Ashton Kutcher , who replaced eight-season veteran Charlie Sheen....