Wednesday, January 16 2013
Thanks to imports and cable channel choices, the year in TV was very interesting indeed. Where else can classical detectives meet with their updated complements, or sullen 20-somethings smirk at their ancient societal/criminal betters? Oh, and don't forget squid.
Tuesday, January 10 2012
The small screen offers up the usual suspects, proving once again that, with a few exceptions, what's good on today's prime time schedule will stay that way until the next best-of list.
Tuesday, April 30 2013
As someone who’s yet to eat whatever ergot is making everyone idolize Zooey Deschanel, my feelings toward her range from indifference to mild anxiety. I don’t want to stare longingly into her half-dollar-sized eyes; I find them unsettling.
Monday, November 5 2012
Being focused on Jess, the whole show takes on a seemingly passive-aggressive defiant position by saying: This is who I am, take me or leave me.
Monday, September 19 2011
The promos for New Girl suggest that it’s something new or at least mildly unusual. But its first episode looks like more of the same.
Thursday, June 5 2014
On TV and in the movies, there's no time after the "first time'".
Friday, July 12 2013
How long can Zoey Deschanel's quirk-laden loveability maintain its charm over audiences?
Wednesday, November 30 2011
We need to talk about twee. Twee is pervasive, genteel and hard to bear, pixie-haired, wide-eyed and precocious. Twee is also out of hand, and