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Review | ‘Downton Abbey’ sequel delivers fan service of the best kind

Review | ‘Downton Abbey’ sequel delivers fan service of the best kind

Placeholder while article actions load StarSolidStarSolidStarSolidStarOutline(3 stars) Shameless fan service seems to be the defining characteristic of this summer’s biggest franchise films, with “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness” setting a high (or is that low?) bar in its effort to cater to die-hard fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe at the expense of …

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‘Downton Abbey: A New Era’ is Julian Fellowes’s Finest Fan Service

‘Downton Abbey: A New Era’ is Julian Fellowes’s Finest Fan Service

“Times change, and we must change with them,” mousy maid Baxter declares early in Downton Abbey: A New Era. Baxter is the third and least duplicitous of the lady’s maids who’ve attended to Cora Crawley since Downton Abbey began; she’s also the latest in a long line of characters who’ve advocated for a different way …

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Royals' fan apathy is setting in again. What will it take to maintain interest?

Royals’ fan apathy is setting in again. What will it take to maintain interest?

He looked up at the sky and then down on his glove, tugging at the blue leather strings. He appeared to be searching for something: an answer, an explanation, some optimism. Carlos Hernández, the 25-year-old right-hander from Venezuela who showed promise last season, had just allowed six runs in an inning during the Royals’ 6-1 …

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Fan incident involving Chris Paul's family mars Mavericks Game 4 win over Suns

Fan incident involving Chris Paul’s family mars Mavericks Game 4 win over Suns

The game was overshadowed by an incident involving Suns guard Chris Paul’s family: ESPN reporter Dave McMenamin reported from a source familiar with the situation that Mavs fans allegedly touched Paul’s mother and pushed his wife in front of Paul’s children. In a video seen on social media, a fan wearing a Mavericks jersey is …

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