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  • A fun show that falls flat

    By the way, you don’t. I didn’t and don’t feel I missed anything that important.That being said, there are so many reasons why I wanted to watch, ...

  • Even Olympic gold medalists can lose their lunch during ‘The Amazing Race Canada’

    The second season premièred last week, and I must say it started with a high-paced episode with no less than four intense challenges — in ...

  • Back in orange

    It stands to reason that if the show never ran as a weekly serial then why feel obligated to try and watch it that way? But it only took one ...

  • Five reasons to sniff out ‘Pushing Daisies’

    The dramedy’s existence was a mere two part-seasons — a total of 22 episodes — but was nominated for 17 primetime Emmys and won seven of them. ...

  • Revisiting my initial faint praise for ‘The Blacklist’

    But when I went back and read my initial review of the show from October, remembering only I loved James Spader and it was good enough to let it ...

  • Thinking like a monster

    The phrase “It rubs the lotion on its skin” is one that sends shivers down my spine to this day.I’m not a big horror movie guy, but this ...

  • Art mirrors life… sort of

    It’s not nearly as important a decision as Alicia Florrick (Julianna Margulies) has to make in the Season 1 finale: to step up and stand by her ...

  • Still friends

    Last week I finished the final four or five episodes of the first season for the second time, almost a decade after the show premiered in 2004. ...

  • 'Amazing Race All-Stars' ends with two firsts

    Sunday’s finale of “The Amazing Race All-Stars” proves again that those who enjoy and engage in friendly competition, persevere and even help a ...

  • Finales, cancellations, renewals, oh my!

    But Thursday I’ll be in front of my small screen at 11:30, and it will be tuned to NTV as the sophomore season of “Elementary” wraps up a story ...