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  • 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 ...

  • Critical mass-marketing and spring cleaning

    I thought I finally might get back to watching “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” as a half-dozen episodes or more have built up on my PVR, when ...

  • Animation overload

    That set was bigger than me, but its screen would be considered tiny by today’s standards. On Sunday, as the rain started to wash away some of ...

  • The bogeyman of bogeymen

    I know the show has legions of fans, but it’s one I wasn’t sure I really wanted to watch. I did catch the first couple of episodes on an airplane ...

  • Graphic novel, graphic scenes

    They certainly have become a medium in their own right in the last two decades or so. Several have been made into movies — writer Alan Moore ...

  • The ‘Saturday Night Live’ hypothesis

    Being a fan of both guests, I wrote it on my calendar and decided afterward it would be time to finally write about an idea that had been ...

  • Over-the-top narration aside, ‘Cold Water Cowboys’ captures the gritty reality of the fishery

    “Cold Water Cowboys” follows six fishing crews as they brave the hostile North Atlantic hunting whatever aquatic species is on the go; catch ...

  • One episode at a time

    What I had hoped to do was watch an episode — that’s one episode, no binge watching — of the show each week, on the same day until I had at least ...