It might be a coincidence that the time periods of graduation and TV fall schedule announcements happen to coincide. Read more...
May 26, 11:14 pm
New television shows must leave a lasting impression on audiences to survive cuts for new fall lineups
May 25, 1:51 am
Because artists are already in the business of sharing their works and ideas, perhaps they are naturally inclined to share their living space "“ and chores "“ in cooperative housing. Read more...
May 22, 11:24 pm
It's funny how unprepared we always are for endings. Here I am, for example, not at all ready to write my last "Pop Psychology" column. Read more...
May 20, 10:54 am
Watching the first few episodes of a new show is often like getting through the first few weeks with a new roommate. Read more...
May 13, 12:04 am
For many of us, superficiality has been inescapable since preschool. The reality singing competition "The Voice" is like going through the first week of classes without anyone paying attention to what you're wearing. Read more...
May 6, 12:23 am
Endangered Series: _Fox’s new show 'Breaking In,' featuring college-aged characters, has comedic perks despite some problematic elements_
High school is familiar territory with TV audiences. "Glee" is immensely popular, and many of the subplots in family dramas or comedies revolve around the exploits of children who are of high school age. Read more...
April 29, 12:22 am
Endangered Series: _Detective show 'The Killing' is consistent with AMC's high standards, viewership_
The cable channel AMC has what casual baseball fans like to refer to as a "good batting average." Since taking a chance on a little show called "Mad Men," the network has given birth to five original dramas. Read more...