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2 Dec 2009 // 9:00 AM

Holding Out For ‘Heroes’

Set an end date. Save the show.

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24 Sep 2009 // 3:00 AM

Perhaps you’ve heard by now: Next winter, ABC’s “Lost” will begin airing its final episodes, bringing to a crescendo six seasons of mind-blowing,

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22 Sep 2009 // 1:20 AM

“Obviously crime pays,” noted plumber-philosopher G. Gordon Liddy once said, “or there’d be no crime.” Or television, he might have added. Network TV’s

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Soundscape of the Body Politic: The Songs of Thomas Pynchon’s ‘Inherent Vice’

Interpolators of literature always try to figure out how we, as readers, glean the book in our hands. Arguments between the likes of Harold Bloom

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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith (trailer)

A literary/pulp mashup. At its best? That remains to be seen. Author Seth Grahame-Smith must have some real cajones to tamper with a such

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18 Jun 2009 // 5:02 AM

Brace yourself for ABC’s ‘Impact’

Disaster movies were once a guilty pleasure of mine. I mean, who doesn’t enjoy seeing the Statue of Liberty toppled and the Golden Gate

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20 May 2009 // 3:18 AM

ABC and NBC took opposite approaches to filling their 2009-2010 schedules, which launch in September. ABC announced Tuesday it will add 11 new programs to its

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8 May 2009 // 1:32 AM

Pop 20: Loving ‘Lost’

As the fifth season draws to a close, I now realize that not one entire column in the last few months had been spent ruminating

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Has TV lost its nerve? Why engrossing dramas keep getting kicked off the island

Launching a broadly successful TV show is possible. No, really, it is. We hear a lot about the fractured media environment, and most of us

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28 Jan 2009 // 2:30 AM

Lost: Season Five Premiere

As the fifth season begins, the structural fluidity that makes Lost so exciting and unusual has been pushed to the forefront. That's right: we're officially talking time travel.

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27 Jan 2009 // 2:39 AM

‘Lost’ masterminds relieved to have their days numbered

You can learn things about a TV show just by watching it with other people. At the television critics’ winter get-together last week, 200 of us

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Fifth-season premiere of ‘Lost,’ airing Wednesday on ABC

REASON TO WATCH: Fifth-season premiere CATCHING UP: The island has disappeared, while the Oceanic Six plan their return, to save ... the universe? THIS WEEK: In

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Lost: The Complete Fourth Season

The order of myth becomes manifest in Season Four.

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Books: A Memoir by Larry McMurtry

While I can't quite agree with McMurtry that even librarians don't want books to be in libraries, it certainly seems true that computers are taking up some of the space that used to belong to the books.

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LeBron James and the Beat Book

If beat reporters keep churning out books on 'Bron, why aren't we learning anything? These books represent the current state of the beat book -- and indicate it may be in serious trouble.

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15 Oct 2008 // 1:35 AM

Now — or when? Tricks of time keep TV shows hopping

“You don’t screw with time,” Mama Petrelli warned Peter - technically, Future Peter - in the season premiere of “Heroes.” Peter didn’t heed

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3 Aug 2008 // 10:00 PM

DHARMA’s Bent Reality: The Video Game Sensibility of Lost

Perhaps the most complete and fascinating assimilation of video game-type content into a different medium at a deep and thorough level occurs within the narrative world of the popular television show Lost.

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31 Jul 2008 // 7:00 AM

I’ve got great news, and I know you’re with me on this. The dog lives. No harm will come to the dog. There’

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18 Jul 2008 // 3:19 AM

ABC is opting for a pretty traditional premiere schedule this fall, loading most of its debuts into the first week of the 2008-09 season. The

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26 Jun 2008 // 3:27 AM

HOPKINS 10 p.m. EDT Thursdays through July 31 ABC One of the most watchable dramas on television this summer has people doing the kinds of things

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