Category Archives: Television

…dance on

Last night the latest champion of my (at one time) only competition reality show guilty pleasure—Dancing With the Stars—was revealed. A fact that would have at one time meant it’s another

But as Jordan and Lindsay dance their victory dance, I have a confession. I may have found another object of my competition reality show affection—Baking. Read the rest of this entry

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…Find Middle Ground

It’s official, Middle-earth is coming to the small screen. Apologies for the lack of exclamation point, but at this point there’s too many unknowns to determine if more flamboyant punctuation is needed.

What is known is that Amazon has acquired the television rights for the beloved J.R.R. Tolkien trilogy, “The Lord of the Rings.” I’ll give you a moment to let the sheer poetry of that sink in. The online retailer responsible for killing the brick and mortar bookstore just bought the television rights for one of the most popular book series of all time.  Read the rest of this entry

…Go All Out

It’s finally here, Walking Dead fans! Tonight we’ll see not only the season eight premiere, but also the series’ 100th episode. With the promise of all out war between Negan’s Saviors and Rick’s, well, everyone else, it’s sure to be filled with everything we’ve come to know and love about the series.

On the surface, “The Walking Dead,” appears to be purely a horror series, but you’re selling the show short if that’s all you think it is. It is set in the zombie apocalypse, but at its core “The Walking Dead” is about what makes us human.  Read the rest of this entry

…Be Good

This fall television season has seen a lot of new additions, some good and some not so good. But today I’d like to talk about a show that’s in its sophomore season—“The Good Place.”

If you missed the first season of this NBC comedy about the afterlife you can check it out on Netflix, and I suggest you do that now or continue reading at your own risk. In case that wasn’t clear enough, here is your official SPOILER ALERT… Read the rest of this entry

…trick or treat yo’ self

Happy Friday, crusaders, and welcome to one of the most terrifying days to the superstitious among us—Friday the 13th. But not just any Friday the 13th. It’s an October Friday the 13th…

But wait, there’s more… Read the rest of this entry