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  • Sex, lies and courtroom drama

    I started to think of recent political scandals south of the border that weren’t about an affair or sexual preference and I couldn’t think of ...

  • High expectations hurt OK show

    I’ve always liked Fox from his Alex P. Keaton days on “Family Ties” and his movies from the ’80s such as “Back to the Future” and “Teen Wolf.”I ...

  • ‘Don’t forget to grab a scone while you’re fleeing’

    Advertising is probably the most consumed, yet underappreciated art form. Like most art of any genre, a lot of it is somewhere between really bad ...

  • Thoughts on the sitcom-drama cycle

    And while I’ve stopped watching a lot of those dramas, which premiered during the last couple of seasons, there were at least enough of them that ...

  • Duo of decent new sitcoms get full season orders

    And while both “The Goldbergs” and “Trophy Wife” are decent network sitcoms, they rely on the tried and true instead of looking for original ...

  • Quick cancellations and going back to Springfield

    I love my boob tube, and that’s why I choose to write about it. But trying to watch all of this year’s new shows has been both daunting and ...

  • Fifty years of The Doctor

    I think I’ve said before that approaching the longest-running science-fiction series in history can be downright intimidating, no less so as The ...

  • Evaluating early education

    The proponents say investments now in young learners will reap huge economic benefits in both the short and long term.On Tuesday, three groups ...

  • Whedon, Marvel deliver knockout punch

    I still haven’t finished watching the interesting, if a bit obtuse, “Dollhouse” and Fox’s fumbling sealed the fate of the Sci-Fi-western hybrid ...

  • 'Sleepy Hollow' is a snore fest

    But for that to happen, the writers would have to sell me a compelling reason why Ichabod Crane and The Headless Horseman have been transported ...