Summer television used to be the dregs of the barrel for the networks. It used to be where you would dump the extra episodes from a bad show or show pilots for failed shows and label them as TV movies. Over the years, networks then added reality shows to the mix. This has proved to be my downfall. I love trashy reality competitions and the summer has one of the best and trashiest in Big Brother. I have a thing for competitions and games of any kind. Add in swearing, cute people, politicking, and general craziness and you hook me for life. This also applies to any Real World/Road Rules Challenge. Read More Lunchtime Poll: Summer TV Viewing
We’re going to party like it’s 19-
Hold up, it is! No, you didn’t immediately hear Will2k inside your head? I think that song ruled my head for 10 months of that year. Luckily, there were more things going on in 1999.
Summer television isn’t known for its quality. Personally, whenever the regular season ends, that’s when I usher in the Era of the DVD/Netflix, at least until the fall. But when I look over the summer lineup, I see so much missed opportunity for fresh, innovative television ““ simply by smashing two shows together, one can get a fascinating new television experience. Read More Summer TV Line Up With a Twist
“There Goes the Neighborhood, Part 2”
Like last week, we open with another voiceover. As we see Sally , lifeless on the landing, blood pooling or walking around her house as her wake takes place, she talks to us about the “bigger questions.” For Sally, it’s “What am I know?” Read More Being Human Recap – Episode 1.02