The IT Crowd, my favoritest geek TV show evar, has been picked by NBC, who will produce an American version of the show! w00t! Now, please don't screw it up, NBC.
Finally, the Channel 4 series The IT Crowd is being re-developed by writer and executive producers David Guarascio and Moses Port (Just Shoot Me, Mad About You); and Joe Port and Joe Wiseman (Son of the Beach, Dilbert).
See also: IT Crowd cross-stitch
Creator Graham Linehan disputes the names mentioned above: "I have been given some measure of creative control and have yet to make a decision about who's going to do it."
Update 2: Graham adds, ""Oops -- turns out they ARE writing the show!"
You’d be forgiven for thinking the videocassette format long-dead, but it turns out that Betamax is still around. Sony is finally going to withdraw tapes from sale, bringing a 40-year story to an end. The last recorders were sold in 2002. ベータビデオカセットおよびマイクロMVカセットテープ出荷終了のお知らせ [Sony; via The Verge]
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