Monthly Archives: February 2011

Rant Of The Day: Tiger Woods, Chris Brown, Charlie Sheen, and The Media

I have long resisted posting something of this nature as it’s less about the mechanics of TV and presents more moral, and political ideas and is more of an indictment on the media. I have always preferred to get on … Continue reading

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Why I Am looking Forward to This Year’s Oscars:

Awards Show Maestro Don Mischer and Movie Producer Bruce Cohen were given the  unenviable task of producing this year’s Oscar broadcast (airing Sunday, February 27th on ABC). I say unenviable because more often than not, The Oscars are lambasted. Even … Continue reading

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Why It’s Time To End BROTHERS & SISTERS

I was immediately interested in Brothers & Sisters since ABC first greenlit the pilot in winter of 06. As I have mentioned here before, I think thirtysomething is one of the finest dramatic series ever and I am a devotee … Continue reading

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A Quick Fix to ABCs Tuesday Problem:

ABC is getting clobbered on Tuesday currently. All 3 shows are most likely not returning next season. A shame, as Detroit 1-8-7, has really blossomed into an excellent cop show. V, for all its flaws is still a more fun TV … Continue reading

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Mr. Sunshine – Review

Mr. Sunshine presents an interesting predicament for me as I try to convey my thoughts about the pilot, which I first saw in May. There are parts of it I liked a lot – basically any scene with Allison Janney. But … Continue reading

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Will FOX win every night for the next 7 days?

Most likely – yes!  – By a significant amount each night, too. The only question mark is Friday, which I think they’ll still win. I’d like to take a look at this coming week for FOX, which should be huge … Continue reading

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In Praise of Steven Tyler, Nigel Lythgoe and AMERICAN IDOL

I want to commend FOX and Nigel Lythgoe on many things regarding American Idol. First of all, they went the “Rebecca Howe” route in attempting to replace Simon Cowell. When Shelly Long left Cheers they didn’t replace her with another … Continue reading

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