Tag Archives: Television

News Bites: Toys, Turtles, and Teachers

It’s Friday morning, and that means it’s time for another weekly pile of news, with just a bit of snarky commentary from myself. This week there’s still more television news — this is the time of year when the big … Continue reading

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News Bites: Minions and Mutants

Another week with a lot of news, especially on the television front once again. A lot of this just came in yesterday and this morning, so it can be considered “hot off the presses” if there were a printing press … Continue reading

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Super Bowl XLVII

Like many Americans, my Sunday was spent on the couch watching Super Bowl XLVII. In this case, my brother’s couch, because he’s got the nice big television, and I enjoy having someone to crack jokes with. This proved to be … Continue reading

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News Bites: How I Met Your Muppet

I’m still fighting this infection, but I’m feeling a bit better, and at any rate, I’m not going to let that stop me from posting the weekly dose of interesting movie and TV news. Of course, this morning I’m also … Continue reading

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First Impressions: The Following

FOX debuted their new series The Following Monday night; the series stars Kevin Bacon as a former FBI agent called back on duty as the serial killer he put away is on the loose again. Ryan Hardy (Bacon) has to … Continue reading

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Post-Mortem: Fringe

Fringe has come to a conclusion, after five seasons on the air. It’s been a heck of a ride, and while I wouldn’t say it was perfect, I would certainly say it had more ups than downs. With the final … Continue reading

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Dropping Arrow

CW’s Arrow has been chugging along for about a half a season now. I gave my impressions of its first few episodes before, and I had planned to stick with it for the entire season and give my thoughts on … Continue reading

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News Bites: Planes, Lanes, and Submersibles

Took a brief break from this last week, but here’s another dose of short-but-interesting news items for you: First off, some sad news; it was mentioned a few days ago that Charles Durning had died, but sadly he’s not alone … Continue reading

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Favorite Films: A Charlie Brown Christmas

“Christmastime is here… happiness and cheer…Fun for all that children call their favorite time of year…” Debuting in 1950 as “Lil Folks”, and subsequently dubbed Peanuts by the syndicate (a name its creator was never happy with), Charles Schulz’s comic … Continue reading

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Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas

Let it not be said that I don’t give things a chance every now and then. I’ve made a few smart remarks before about the idea of an Ice Age Christmas special, and the series’s increasingly bizarre timeline. And I’m … Continue reading

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