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Why is 'This Is Us' so popular? The answer is simple

Compared to other TV shows, the grammatically challenged "This is Us" should not be a hit. In a landscape cluttered with network, cable and streaming series that feature flying dragons, killer zombies, graphic nudity, massively staged period pieces and glitzy gimmicks from time travel to super powers, the NBC series has captivated viewers with simple stories of three siblings told through different points in their lives.

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Betty White says her first job convinced her to stay in television

As part of the White House's My First Job series in 2012, actress and television personality Betty White talked about her first job and the impact it left on her life.
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Betty White says her first job convinced her to stay in television 0:43

Betty White says her first job convinced her to stay in television

Seth Meyers takes some shots at NC political power grab 8:01

Seth Meyers takes some shots at NC political power grab

Watch WRAL's message promising to no longer silence language on 'Saturday Night LIve' 0:31

Watch WRAL's message promising to no longer silence language on 'Saturday Night LIve'

Downtown Raleigh coffee shop 42 & Lawrence served coffee the Gilmore Girls way 0:31

Downtown Raleigh coffee shop 42 & Lawrence served coffee the Gilmore Girls way