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TV REVIEW: ‘The Gifted’ – ‘eXtreme measures’

| November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘The Gifted’ – ‘eXtreme measures’

Spoilers Ahead for “The Gifted” Season 1, Episode 6 This week’s episode of “The Gifted” is a little slow, which is inevitable because at some point all shows have that one episode that has more talking than action to build up to a much bigger point in the story. This week’s episode was that point […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘The Gifted’ – ‘eXit Strategy’

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘The Gifted’ – ‘eXit Strategy’

Spoilers Ahead for “The Gifted” Season 1, Episode 4 The Mutant Underground finally takes the fight to Sentinel Services in this week’s episode of “The Gifted.” This episode opens up with a flashback, dating two years ago, of John Proudstar (aka Thunderbird) and a new mutant Gus (aka Pulse) on the outside of a mutant […]

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NASCAR gets much needed positive start to the season

| February 27, 2017 | 0 Comments
NASCAR gets much needed positive start to the season

Positive – a word that hasn’t been used very much around the NASCAR world lately. In a time where the sport been constantly beaten and battered by its fans and media for declines in TV ratings and attendance, the sport has been looking for anything to help stop the drop. NASCAR needed it’s 2017 season […]

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Big Stars Bring Big Performances to “Big Little Lies”

| February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
Big Stars Bring Big Performances to “Big Little Lies”

There is little doubting the sizzle and spark on screen when watching “Big Little Lies.” The HBO miniseries, based on the best-selling novel by Liane Moriarty, is the latest television production to wheel in a helping dose of star power. Perhaps, as with shows like “House of Cards” or “True Detective,” that star power will […]

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Best Television Shows of 2016

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
Best Television Shows of 2016

Jeffrey Kopp- Arts & Entertainment Editor “Stranger Things” (Netflix): What seems to be one of the most talked about shows of 2016, “Stranger Things” managed to capture the charm and nostalgia of the 1980s while delivering a gripping mystery. With strong performances from Winona Ryder, as well as the entire band of child actors (specifically […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Mr. Robot’ – Season 2

| September 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Mr. Robot’ – Season 2

Kicking off its second season with revelation after revelation, cyber heist after cyber heist and psychotic breakdown after — well you get the point, the hacker series of “Mr. Robot” returned triumphantly this past summer as it continued the tragic tale of expert hacker and social hermit, Elliot Alderson, as he struggles to take control of […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘How to Get Away with Murder’ – ‘Something Bad Happened’/’There’s My Baby’

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘How to Get Away with Murder’ – ‘Something Bad Happened’/’There’s My Baby’

“Something Bad Happened” As the Keating Five try to figure out what to do about Phillip, Wes is still trying to figure out what really happened to his mother. Getting deeper into Annalise’s past and the trial, we start the episode with Annalise and Laurel arguing over Wes and the possibility that he killed his mother. Annalise tells Laurel it […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘The X-Files’ – ‘My Struggle: Part II”

| February 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘The X-Files’ – ‘My Struggle: Part II”

“This is the end” This is what caps the end message of the now famous opening title sequence for “The X-Files,” typically reading “The truth is out there,” the change is a justifiable choice if not simply for the fact that “My Struggle: Part II,” the continuation of the pilot episode, is the season finale […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘The X-Files’ – ‘Babylon’

| February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘The X-Files’ – ‘Babylon’

Nothing is ever perfect, which is all the more apparent in “Babylon,” the most recent episode of the reboot of “The X-Files.” Yet, unlike the previous weeks where there have been lapses in storytelling, “Babylon” actually tells one of the more compelling stories yet this season, albeit with one sizable issue. With the growing amount […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘The X-Files’: ‘Home Again’

| February 10, 2016 | 2 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘The X-Files’: ‘Home Again’

I have a feeling that last week’s “Mulder and Scully Meet the Were-Monster” will be the high point for the 2016 miniseries revival of “The X-Files,” as it was everything an episode of “The X-Files” should be: creepy, witty and original. It only seems natural for the follow-up, “Home Again,” to feel like a bit […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘The X-Files’: ‘Mulder and Scully Meet the Were-Monster’

| February 3, 2016 | 1 Comment
TV REVIEW: ‘The X-Files’: ‘Mulder and Scully Meet the Were-Monster’

Following a solid, but not wonderful pilot, and a even more solid second episode, the reboot to “The X-Files” was off to a pretty good start, but had yet to fully reach its potential in emulating the macabre magic that the original series produced in its heyday. Focusing too much on the generation gap that […]

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Best TV Shows of 2015

| December 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
Best TV Shows of 2015

In this day and age, it’s nearly impossible to try and come up with a list of the ten best shows on television. We live in a time where there is more TV than ever and unless someone decides to quite work/school, cut off contact with all other people and refuse to leave their homes, […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Scream Queens’ Finale – ‘Dorkus’/’The Final Girl(s)’

| December 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Scream Queens’ Finale – ‘Dorkus’/’The Final Girl(s)’

WARNING: Spoilers for previous episodes of “Scream Queens”. Spoilers for “Dorkus” included in review for “The Final Girl(s)”. All good things must end, at least for now. “Scream Queens’” two-part finale this week promised us the answers to everything we’ve been wondering since mid-September, primarily that of “Who is the other Red Devil Killer?” We […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Scream Queens’ – ‘Thanksgiving’/’Black Friday’

| December 3, 2015 | 1 Comment
TV REVIEW: ‘Scream Queens’ – ‘Thanksgiving’/’Black Friday’

WARNING: Spoilers for previous episodes of “Scream Queens” I apologize for missing last week’s episode. Thanksgiving snuck up on me. “Thanksgiving” That ham-handed excuse leads us into what “Scream Queens” covers this week, Turkey Day. “Thanksgiving,” in short, ends up being one of the better episodes in the “Scream Queens” canon. This holiday themed episode […]

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