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…Flip Ahead

The time we all knew was coming is here—the end of the network television season. Back in the dark ages, before streaming and Netflix original programing, that meant that couch potatoes were forced to watch reruns or (gasp) find something other than television to occupy their time.

Thankfully, the television season never ends, and this is also the time of year when networks announce what’s in the pipeline for the upcoming season. So you can spend this time planning out your fall television viewing schedule. Read the rest of this entry

…Power Up

In 2017, there’s a new class of superhero shows coming to the small screen. The first up, “Powerless” made its debut this past week on NBC.

This quirky, office comedy–yes, you read that right, it’s a comedy–takes place in the lesser-known DC Comics’ town of Charm City.

The show stars Vanessa Hudgens as the not yet jaded Emily Locke who has just started her dream job at Wayne Security. A subsidiary of Wayne Enterprises, Wayne Security is run by Van Wayne (Alan Tudyk), Bruce’s less impressive cousin.

As the show’s title suggests “Powerless” is about a ragtag group of non-supers who work to create tools to protect normal people from the dangers of living in a world filled with superheroes and villains. Read the rest of this entry

…tune in

Scrambled Television Screen

We’re four days into the new year, a time for new routines, new resolutions, and new shows!!! This first What to Watch Wednesday, I’m here to help you out with one of them… Read the rest of this entry

…Catch Up

Scrambled Television ScreenChristmas is fast approaching, which means the mid-season break is fast approaching for television viewers. It also means that in between holiday parties and family gatherings is the perfect time to catch up on those shows you’ve been meaning to watch.

If you’re not sure where to begin, this week’s Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild Awards’ nominees are a good place to start.  Read the rest of this entry

…know where you’re going

Hairspray Live! - Season 1

Now four years into this holiday tradition, it feels strange to call NBC’s annual live musical broadcast an “experiment,” but that’s what it started as, and for better or worse, it’s maintained that spirit… Read the rest of this entry