Monday Night Flashback Open Thread: Olympic Fever

Yes, they are on a time delay that doesn’t work in today’s world. Yes, the announcers are incredibly annoying. But it’s the Olympics, and, truth be told, I bought a new aerial antenna for the occasion.  Read More Monday Night Flashback Open Thread: Olympic Fever

“Southland”: Thank Goodness For Second Chances

There are so many shows that aren’t given a proper chance to shine before getting cut (no, I’m still not over Freaks & Geeks, ok?). Every once in a million years, a program is given a second chance on another network, and one of my favorite shows, Southland, is a member of this small club.  Read More “Southland”: Thank Goodness For Second Chances

Jamie Oliver: Stirring the Pot

I watched – and enjoyed – it during its first season, so I was looking forward to Tuesday night’s premiere of Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution. Last year, the British chef and food activist took to Huntington, W.V., to change the way residents, especially children, ate. Now, he’s trying to make his mark in Los Angeles. Read More Jamie Oliver: Stirring the Pot