Scorpion is preposterous, but fun

Among the shows I was looking forward to this new season was Scorpion, the new drama on CBS at 9pm on Mondays. Supposedly based on a true story, and that claim appears more than a little dodgy, Scorpion sets itself apart with not only likeable actors in good roles, but [...]

By | October 7th, 2014|0 Comments

What’s on this summer?

What I’m most looking forward to as the summer season kicks in to high gear:  “Breaking Bad” and “Burn Notice” start their final seasons, “True Blood” returns, and the Stephen King miniseries “Under the Dome” premieres. Also, on USA, fans get to see what happens after The Kiss on both [...]

By | May 31st, 2013|0 Comments

Watch this (week of Nov. 11)

It’s not quite mid-season, all those bright and shiny new shows have debuted, some of your old favorites are getting ready to take a holiday break, and the election is finally over. So… what to watch now? This week, I’ve decided to take a look at a few shows that [...]

By | November 11th, 2012|0 Comments

5 good TV moms… and 5 bad ones

While raising their broods, quintessential moms Carol Brady, Marion Cunningham and June Cleaver remained upbeat, sometimes crossing over into downright perky. But that might be owed only partially to solid maternal instincts and more to a lack of those instincts being seriously tested. I mean, was the insincere Eddie Haskell [...]

By | December 26th, 2011|0 Comments

Watch this (TV for Thurs. 12/16)

Turn off your brain and watch Michael Weston blow up half of Miami.

By | December 16th, 2010|0 Comments

Watch this (TV for Thurs. 12/9)

Turn off your brain and get claymated.

By | December 9th, 2010|0 Comments

Watch this (TV for Thurs. 12/2)

Turn off your brain and figure out which universe you belong in.

By | December 2nd, 2010|1 Comment

Watch this (TV for Thurs. 11/18)

Turn off your brain or else the people from the other universe will suck it out.

By | November 18th, 2010|0 Comments

Watch this (TV for week of 11/7)

Turn off your brain, kick back on the beach and sip a rum punch. Oh wait, that's my plan for the week.

By | November 7th, 2010|0 Comments

Watch this (TV for Wed. 10/6)

Do your brain a favor and watch "Terriers." It needs viewers.

By | October 6th, 2010|0 Comments

Weekly wrapup: ‘Mad Men,’ ‘Top Chef’ and more

Here's a look back at the best and worst of TV in the past week, and a look ahead at what's coming up.

By | August 28th, 2010|1 Comment

Watch this (TV for Thurs. 8/26)

Turn off your brain and try not to burn any spies.

By | August 26th, 2010|1 Comment