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The Best of 2011 TV

The title says it all, the 10 best shows of 2011. I didn’t rank them, for no other reason than I didn’t want to. Let’s hit it, with the knowledge that I don’t have any premium channels, so there won’t be any mentions of Dexter, Game of Thrones, Homeland, Boardwalk Empire, etc.: JUSTIFIED: No show […]

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The Randomness of Being Randomly Random

Just thought I’d pop open my head and pick out a couple of thoughts that have been banging around there lately: It’s very disconcerting to wake up and realize, “Wow, my mind works exactly like Dexter Morgan’s. We think the exact same things!” Exactly how many comebacks is Britney Spears allowed to have before we can […]

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Later, Lights

 Some links to get you to the weekend … The deck was stacked against Lights Out from the get-go. Boxing show. Starless. Slow-moving. TV shows like that just don’t have much success — and Lights Out never did. It’s a good show, better than most on TV now, but ultimately, just not good enough to […]

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It’s Not About Politics, It’s About Bad TV

Some quick news today: Let’s not bring tout, his down to politics or Tea Parties. Let’s bring this down to TV — Sarah Palin’s reality show sucked, so it shouldn’t be surprising that it’s likely not coming back for a second season. If they infused it with Ted McGinley reading the Wall Street Journal for […]

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TV’s Second Season Starts Tonight

When we weren’t looking, January became the second coming of September on the TV calendar. Don’t ask how it happened — it just did. It’s like there was some meeting in a secret mountain location known as The Meadows where the Queen, the Vatican, the Gettys, the Rothschilds and Colonel Sanders all decided there shouldn’t just […]

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