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A&E cancels KKK series

4:02 pm Dec. 24, 2016

Well, never mind.

First A&E planned an 8-part series called “Generation KKK.” The special, due to launch Jan. 8, was billed as an immersive look at the group – not in any way an endorsement.

Amid criticism and talk of boycott the network recast the series as “Escaping the KKK.”

Now the whole thing’s off, after it turned out some of the subjects to be featured received payment.

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Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg get cookin’ soon on VH1

6:37 am Oct. 22, 2016

Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg are about to heat things up on VH1. The duo has a new cooking show launching Nov. 7 and are hyping the project in a series of cheeky video promos.

“I can’t wait to get Snoop in the kitchen,” Martha says in one.

Snoop muses on the pairing.

“How did me and Martha get together to do this show? A glass of wine, herbs, tea, atmosphere,” he says. “Martha?