MTV renewed The Hard Times of RJ Berger for a second season, which premiered on March 24, 2011, and concluded on May 30, 2011, but canceled the show that August.
The Hard Times of RJ Berger originated from a short film with a similar premise titled The Tale of RJ, written and directed by David Katzenberg and produced by Seth Grahame-Smith.
A project by the Media Research Center known as Times Watch has been tracking and analyzing falsehoods, mis-characterizations, omissions and other journalistic fabrications at the paper for a decade.
Here are some of the most egregious abuses of the Times' public trust over the past 10 years: The dishonest deletion by columnist Maureen Dowd.
At the end of my first date with Sara, she moved in with me. Until that night, we'd only spoken on the phone a few times. By the time the ice in my soda had melted, I'd fallen in love.
We'd gone to a Hollywood hamburger stand and gabbed about bands and writers for four hours.
The show is presented as a coming of age story and has been described by Katzenberg and Grahame-Smith as a blend of the television series The Wonder Years and the film Superbad.
Up-and-coming, that is, until Times Watch helped expose his deceit: In April 2003, a reporter for a San Antonio newspaper noticed a story in the New York Times was almost identical to one she had written the week before.Berger's two best friends are Miles Jenner (Jareb Dauplaise), whose ambitions for popularity cause him to clash with Berger, and goth girl Lily Miran (Kara Taitz), who has been lusting after Berger for several years.Berger's love interest is Jenny Swanson (Amber Lancaster), a cheerleader who is involved with Max Owens (Jayson Blair), a popular jock and bully.PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Earlier in the day, Brenda joined her cast mates to chat up their new show, .The new series centers on a young Silicon Valley tech-titan, who enlists a veteran surgeon with a controversial past in starting a hospital with a cutting-edge, new school approach to medicine.30 pics inside of Brenda Song, Pierson Fode, Taylor Spreitler and more…