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Sunday, January 1 1995

WWF Tough Enough

In order to get this job [with the WWF], the 'Tough Enough' participants are clearly put through hell.


Will & Grace

While 'Will & Grace' is one of the funniest sitcoms on television today, the source of its comedy is occasionally troubling.


Watching Ellie

And now that I'm used to the neck-snappin', speed-skatin' lifestyle this Ellie leads, I'm looking to wash up in Lake Guffaw, to take a dive into the deep end of the Funny Pool.


Web Junk 20

O'Neal is almost never not funny, but his takes can fall flat, especially when he's responding to items like a two-legged dog.


Witchblade

Sara (Yancy Butler) is sexy without wearing high heels and showing lots of cleavage. This is truly a supernatural show.


Wit

In the end, 'Wit' may be remarkable not for what it is but merely for the fact of its existence -- a serious, quasi-intellectual drama filmed by two Oscar-winners miraculously commissioned by and shown on TV.


PopMatters - Television - Reviews - Who Wants to Marry a Multi-Millionaire?

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PopMatters - Television - Reviews - The West Wing

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Wolf Lake

It's not long before you realize that 'Wolf Lake' isn't so inclined to spell out exactly what is happening or has happened to whom, and that this is actually one of its better inclinations.


Veronica Mars

Beaver's budding criminal career underlined one of Veronica Mars' favorite themes: the abuse of power by the rich.


The View

Why aren't these smart, accomplished women discussing things that are a little more global and political in nature?


VIP

PULL.


Undeclared

Undeclared is both funny enough for those currently mired in dorm life and smart enough for those with a sense of objective distance on their college days.


UC: Undercover

Frank's (Oded Fehr) orneriness parallels that of UC's flamboyant villains, who get almost as much screen time as the supposed heroes.


PopMatters - Television - Reviews - Time of Your Life

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Temptation Island (7 February 2001)

The women are also experiencing a lapse in reason, especially Shannon, which both shocks and appalls me. Her dilemma involves Tom, the sexy single whose designated 'occupation' is 'Ivy League Graduate'.


Temptation Island (31 January 2001)

When the producers of 'Temptation Island' showed up on their designer beach, the contestants knew that something serious was about to happen.


The Tick

The Tick is just as likely to defeat a foe by exhausting his or her patience as by a head-butt.


24

At 12:38:54 a.m., Jack's somewhat estranged wife accidentally breaks what looks to be a really nice coffee cup.


Touched By An Angel

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