The Secret Life of the American Teenager

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Bristol Palin Makes Acting Debut

Teen mom plays teen mom in Secret Life

(Newser) - Sarah Palin's eldest daughter hits the small screen next month in the July 5 episode of The Secret Life of the American Teenager. Bristol Palin meets fictional teen mom Amy at a music camp for teen moms. The 19-year-old says her prime time appearance is to "educate teens and... More »

Bristol Palin Lands Debut Acting Gig

But, uh, she'll just be playing herself

(Newser) - Watch out, Levi Johnston, your baby mama could make it in Hollywood before you do. Bristol Palin scored her first acting gig, although “acting” is perhaps a bit of a stretch: She’ll be playing herself on ABC ’s The Secret Life of the American Teenager, a show... More »

8 Comebacks to Watch in 2010

Blossom, Urkel, Kelly Kapowski, and more—they're all back

(Newser) - Sure, Britney Spears staged an amazing comeback last year—but that's nothing compared with the sure-to-be-epic return of Tiffany, coming to (country) music charts this year. The Frisky singles out eight former household names returning in 2010:
  • Mayim Bialik: Better known as “Blossom” from the eponymous TV show, she
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Teen Sex on ABC Family Sparks Debate

Parents complain Secret Life situations are too risqué for kids

(Newser) - Edgier programming  by the Disney-owned ABC Family channel may have boosted ratings and advertising, but many parents are angry about the changes. New series, particularly The Secret Life of the American Teenager, have sparked debate about whether the offerings are truly family programming, reports the Los Angeles Times. Parents concerned... More »

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