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Upfront Update and Finale Watch Time

I just can’t get to local links today, we have too much going on in TV. And I’m too invested in it. If there’s one thing I’ve learned from studying my click-throughs, it’s that you guys love yourselves some renew/cancel news. and I am nothing if not an accommodating man. So here’s the latest at each network […]

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Your Upfront Week Preview

(This is an extended preview of the PopRox column in Sunday’s paper. Not that you shouldn’t still read that one. You should. It will have prettier pictures.) Starting Monday and through the rest of the week, you’ll know whether your favorite network television show is coming back, as Upfront Week is upon us. the news […]

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The Trouble with Taking Six Years to Finish a Movie

Monday links, and don’t forget about the live chat on Friday at 11 a.m.! There’s been a Trouble with Cali sighting! There’s been a Trouble with Cali sighting! The movie, shot partly in the Poconos by Gilbert resident Paul Sorvino in 2006, is finally hitting the (kinda) big screen when it premieres at the Sedona […]

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Annie’s Boobs May Really Be Gone Forever

NBC is baffling. It’s half-heartedly been trying to hold on to its identity as the place for Thursday night comedy for then last six years, never fully committing to it. The network finally had the chance to get its four best comedies on, in a row, starting in January, but it instead made the decision to bump […]

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Our First Cancellation! Our First Cancellation!

Spent the morning out at the new tree top adventure course at Skytop. Don’t believe me?                   There. Now you have to believe me. The story about the new course will be in the paper tomorrow. On to the links, which might be a little shorter than usual, […]

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TV’s Winners and Losers … So Far

Is it too early to start talking about winners and losers for the fall TV season since there are about a dozen shows that haven’t even premiered yet? You bet it is. Think that’s stopping me? You bet it won’t. WINNERS FOX: X-Factor may not be the American Idol-like hit the network wanted. And Terra […]

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Your Weekend Guide and Some (Disappointing) New Pilots

Some local links for the weekend, then on to more TV reviews as the pilots keep on comin’: I’m on record early and often for not being a fan of jam bands. Or the whole jam thing. But I’m also on record as knowing this area is, and many readers are too. Know what I […]

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Spader or No Spader?

(Programming note: There’s a good chance this is my last blog until July 18 or 19, I’m on vacation next week. If I get the chance, I may blog Thursday morning about the Emmy nominees, but can’t guarantee it. Have a good week everyone!) Right now all we can do is blindly speculate as to […]

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Last of the Upfronts: The CW

Just got the news. Randy “Macho Man” Savage died in a car accident in Florida. You almost wanna say, “Whew!” that he died in a car accident instead of a drug overdose or steroid complications, but that’s pretty lame to think right now. Macho Man was in my top 5 wrestlers of all time, easy. […]

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Fox, NBC Announce Primetime Lineups

We’re late this afternoon, but we’ve now got two 2011-12 primetime schedules to dissect: FOX GONE: Running Wilde, Good Guys, Lone Star, Traffic Light, Chicago Code, Human Target, Breaking In, Lie to Me, America’s Most Wanted BUBBLE SHOWS THAT MADE IT: Fringe, Bob’s Burgers COMING IN: Dramas Terra Nova (8 p.m. Mondays), 2.5 hours of […]

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