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Your Poconos Weekend Fun Guide and the Best of 2012 TV

Ho hum, I guess we’re all partied out heading into the weekend, huh? I’ve been looking for a place to squeeze in my top 10 TV shows of the year, and this seems like a good place to do it before we get swallowed into Oscar nominations next week (they’re on Thursday). A couple things [...]

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Or Maybe the Golden Globes Just Forgot About Mad Men???

No one should get this pissed off over a silly awards show that is considered more party than awards anyway. The Golden Globes are the only place in Hollywood, and maybe the only non-wedding reception situation, where it’s acceptable to go in front of tens of millions of people on live TV while you’re poopfaced [...]

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Picking the Emmy Wishlist

(This is an extended preview of the PopRox column coming in Sunday’s Pocono Record. And don’t forget, I’ve got two tickets to give away to the Dark Knight Rises premiere party July 19 at the Pocono Community Theater. Enter the contest now, the deadline is Tuesday!) It may not be as glitzy as the Oscar [...]

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Your Summer TV Guide

(The following is the weekly extended preview of the PopRox column in Sunday’s Pocono Record. Enjoy.) Summer television peaked in about 2009 and the quality of the summer slate has slowly regressed since then. But it’s still a packed schedule, a chance for the cable networks to introduce you to some of their biggest shows [...]

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TV News for Mad Men, The Office, Community and Your Official Winner for Best Pilot of the TV Season

Probably gonna be pretty short today, sorry: UPDATE, 1:15 p.m.: Davy Jones of the Monkees died today. Tear. Maybe poor health is why the Monkees canceled their tour last year — including a date at the Mountain Laurel Center. Oh wait, The Mount. The band’s comeback in the 80s was nothing short of incredible since they hadn’t [...]

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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 End of Desperate Housewives

ZZ Top. Free Tickets. Aug. 20, Mountain Laurel. You handle the rest. Links: Good news for people who like good movies! That’s all of us, by the way. Planet of the Apes, buoyed by reviews that went out of its way to give the overriding message of, “It actually doesn’t suck, you know, like some other [...]

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Clicking Through Summer TV

Two reminders: First, PopRox live chat tomorrow at noon. PopRox live chat tomorrow at noon. PopRox live chat tomorrow at noon. PopRox live chat tomorrow at noon. Oh, I can keep going. Maybe you should just check it out tomorrow and then you won’t have to hear me say “PopRox live chat tomorrow at noon” [...]

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Green Lantern: Bomb or Success?

We’re picking the finalist essays for the KISS tickets today, make sure you check out Sunday’s PopRox column in the Pocono Record to read them, then vote for your favorite! We’ll be revealing the winner of the contest in a live PopRox chat next Friday at noon. Stop by and talk all things pop culture [...]

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