Articles tagged tv

3 Nov 2015 // 1:00 AM

Pro-Apocalyptic, or, Why We’re Bored With the Post-Apocalyptic

The continued appeal of post-apocalyptic entertainment reflects our culture’s exhaustion with the genre’s historically prophetic (and moralistic) warnings about exploitation, materialism, and consumerism.

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12 Jun 2013 // 10:14 PM

Will Netflix Kill TV?

Netflix is such a beautiful service that it’s terrifying. It’s given us everything we ever wanted, and one day we’ll look back on what a tragedy that was.

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Life, Murder and Companionship: Dexter’s Quest for Friendship

Looking back over Dexter’s journey, the need for a trustworthy companion has never been greater. As the character has become more human, the desire for companionship and a normal life has overtaken the necessitation to kill. It has become—in fact always was—the driving force in his life.

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6 Apr 2010 // 7:00 AM

FOX Cancels “Sons of Tucson”

FOX’s Sons of Tucson has only aired four episodes, but the network has now announced that the new series is canceled. lists 13

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The second episode of NBC’s Parenthood aired this past Tuesday night, and though its title was “Man Vs. Possum”, you wouldn’t know that

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4 Mar 2010 // 5:30 AM

On TV: Parenthood (video)

Better Than Advertised

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On Supernatural, It’s the End of the World as We Know It

Big changes ahead for Season 6

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10 Feb 2010 // 6:10 AM

Past Life (new TV show / video)

New FOX series officially debuts Thursday, Feb. 11.

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With audiences of up to 150 million viewers, the Super Bowl is traditionally the highest-rated annual event on American TV. However, the reason for this has

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TIME WARP!!!  Dance your cares away with Gobo, Mokey, Red, Wembley and Boober when Fraggle Rock‘s fourth and final season comes out on

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Juliette Lewis is like that woman in the bar who’s gotten into fights (and won) and ain’t no fool to a man’s

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10 Nov 2008 // 8:58 PM

Bio Ritmo: Bionico

Every piece of pop culture wishes it had an audience this charismatic.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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