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Anthony Rapp to Join Idina Menzel and LaChanze in IF/THEN!

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Hahaha all of you guys called it xD Can't wait to see more reactons
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I am getting more and more disinterested in this with each casting announcement.
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Really, what's bad about him?
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I'm excited...however, the RENTheads are going to be all over this like Oprah on a baked ham.
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Who's next, Wilson Jermaine Heredia?
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"OMG!" Really! Did Tiger Beat sponsor that news post?


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Three exclamation points in a lede.

Oh, BWW. Off to punctuation jail you go.
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Wait, wait, wait. Can we analyze the fact that the first 'word' on the first headline of BWW right now says "OMG!" ?

Who the hell is writing these headlines?
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@Liza Have you read the recent Carrie Underwood article? It was pointless. I wonder who wrote that (hmmmm....)
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I'm just glad he's doing something other than Rent.
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I was thinking the exact same thing headband. I wish that you could have seen my look of disgust as BWW loaded. Ugh.
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Oh, are you THAT TheJosh. Were you responsible for the Hit List stuff?
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"the RENTheads are going to be all over this like Oprah on a baked ham."

The RENTheads weren't even all over the revival of RENT like Oprah on a baked ham. They have moved on to other obsessions.
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Fella, it's crazy. Could you imagine if Playbill pulled that

Updated On: 8/1/13 at 02:32 PM
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"Moved on to other obsessions" Like?
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I know, I am aware. It's pointless. But I also get that. BWW has been doing that for years. Much different than taking a real, authentic announcement/story and adding in an "OMG!" before it.

What are we, thirteen years old? Did Perez Hilton buy this site? C'mon.
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A good nightmare comes so rarely!
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The RENTheads weren't even all over the revival of RENT like Oprah on a baked ham. They have moved on to other obsessions.

Not to mention there are simply no RENTheads any more. Sp far, I think the cast is intriguing and I'm excited to hear the new material from this creative team.
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I'm not saying this because of Rapp's casting, but I have to say, this whole project seems pretty bland in comparison to the work the creative team and actors have done, I know Menzel is an "orginal material" snob, ie. she is disinterested in doing revivals, but this source material seems a little like eat, pray, love, minus the eating, praying, and loving! A show based on a mid-life crisis and finding yourself again...hmm, we shall see, and her loyal fans will keep it open, but let's see what the out of town reviews yield.

Updated On: 8/1/13 at 02:44 PM
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Like?

Many of them moved onto Wicked, and then Spring Awakening, and then the infamous Next to Normal groupies. I fear many have now moved onto Pippin and it seems only logical this will become the next obsession.
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....And just like that, this show has almost instantly developed a rabid, creepily-obsessed "fan" following. Are people lining up for rush tickets yet?
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