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A Decade by Lantern Light: "Green Lantern" vs. "The Office" | 6 Jun 2013 // 11:15 PM

In his last review for the U.S. version of The Office, Erik Adams of The A.V. Club explained that the final episode of one of the biggest TV shows of the past decade “…gets sentimental, but it deserves to get sentimental.” But it was also more than that. As was Geoff Johns decade-long run on Green Lantern…

The Best TV Shows of 2010 | 11 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

Running the gamut from the ever-present to the new and novel, PopMatters' TV picks prove that, as a medium, the small screen challenges the big at every entertainment (and aesthetic) level.

//Columns

Murder, They Watched: Are the French Obsessed with American Crime Drama? | 21 Aug 2012 // 6:15 PM

Why are there so many American police procedurals on French TV? Is it because French women have a massive crush on David Caruso? This and other hypotheses come to mind...

In Defense of the UK Version of 'The Office' Being Better Than the US Version | 18 Jun 2012 // 6:10 PM

Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's crowning achievement has aged with grace, in part because of its short run, but mostly because of its originality.

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'The Office: Season Seven': Headed for an Event Horizon? | 14 Sep 2011 // 4:59 PM

This five-disc set is packed with deleted scenes, extended versions, cast and crew commentaries, a blooper reel, three webisodes, and the full version of Michael Scott's epic Threat Level Midnight movie. It will please any fan.

Is This the Return of Must-See TV? | 24 May 2010 // 10:30 PM

This year, NBC featured four strong comedies -- Community, Parks and Recreation, The Office, and 30 Rock -- each with its own distinct style and point of view, not a Single Guy among them.

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The Top 5 Candidates for Regional Manager at 'The Office's' Dunder Mifflin | 18 May 2011 // 12:10 AM

With a celebrity guest list the Oscars is envious of, this year's season finalé of The Office carries an equally intriguing question: who will replace Michael Scott?

Goodbye Michael. Hello Cal? | 26 Apr 2011 // 4:00 AM

As Michael Scott fades into reruns, can Steve Carell continue his climb to movie star status?

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‘The Office’ to end after upcoming ninth season | 23 Aug 2012 // 1:05 AM

LOS ANGELES — “The Office” will end after next season — that’s what he said … he being executive producer Greg Daniels. In a conference call with

'The Office,' like 'Two and a Half Men,' faces challenge of replacing its central character | 26 Apr 2011 // 2:50 AM

The folks at Dunder Mifflin didn't realize how attached they were to Michael Scott until they were about to lose him. Better the crazy boss

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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