Tag: Television

Top 10 Modern Christmas Episodes

Ah, Christmas. It’s the time of year when families get together, presents are wrapped and unwrapped, and there are always chestnuts roasting on a open fire. On the other hand, Christmas can be a time of […]

Doctor Who: The Essentials Guide – A Bingewatcher’s Cheat Sheet

“Do I have to watch them all,” I hear you asking. The answer is a resounding, “No, actually. That’s what I’m here for.” From the outside, Doctor Who looks completely ridiculous. It has dodgy special […]

Oh, Boy: It’s Time for a Quantum Leap Top 10 List

Quantum Leap, which ran on NBC from 1989-1993, is easy to mock.  It wore its heart so prominently on its sleeves it was practically part of the fabric.  It told the story of Sam Beckett […]

4 Horrifying Implications of the Saved by the Bell Universe

I wish I could claim that I never watched Saved by the Bell, the NBC Saturday morning sitcom that put forth such wholesome, reality-based conceits as having glasses makes you unattractive to guys (thanks for […]

The Monster Hiding in Plain Sight: Season One of NBC’s Hannibal

Spoilers for the full season of Hannibal below. You have been warned! Well, NBC’s Hannibal has wrapped up its first season in brilliant, bleak fashion. With one final, Silence of the Lambs-esque shot, mentally traumatized, […]

10 Life Lessons NBC’s Hannibal has Taught Us

NBC’s ratings challenged, but recently renewed, Hannibal is winding down, and I’ve made it known that I’m a huge fan of the series. So, I thought it would be worthwhile point out the valuable life lessons the series […]

Game of Thrones: Where Happiness Goes to Die

Caution for anyone who has not seen last night’s episode of Game of Thrones or read George R.R. Martin’s third novel in his A Song of Fire and Ice Saga, A Storm of Swords. Major Spoilers […]

Matt Smith is Leaving Doctor Who?! Cue Tears Now.

Yesterday, it was announced that Matt Smith would be stepping down from Doctor Who during this year’s Christmas special. My first reaction? I immediately put on Series 6’s “The Doctor’s Wife,” watched in awe, and […]

I LOVE That Episode: Slings and Arrows, “Birnam Wood”

Sometimes a specific episode of a television show comes along and causes us to sit back in satisfied awe at the wonder we have witnessed.  These are the episodes we refer to as classic without […]

I LOATHE That Scene: Geordi’s Definition of “Not Funny” in Star Trek: Generations

There are film scenes that we love, and there are scenes that we loathe (or hate).  As such, we like to celebrate the good ones and shame the bad ones.  Today, it’s time to talk […]