Category Archives: Television
I can say without qualification that last night’s television debut of The Boondocks was…good. I say that mainly because I don’t want to gush. Be warned, THERE ARE SPOILERS TO FOLLOW. If you haven’t seen it yet and you don’t … Continue reading
Quick, somebody call Bill O’Reilly! A new front has opened up in the “War on Christmas,” and the first shot was fired this morning on a children’s television network! We woke up this morning, and innocently turned on Noggin, so … Continue reading
Good things do come to those who wait, I guess. As if the news about Boondocks wasn’t enough, it looks like one of my favorite funny ladies is returning to the small screen. Margaret Cho has a sitcom in development. … Continue reading
This fall is turning out to be a great season for television as far as I’m concerned. First Logo introduces Noah’s Arc (which is quickly becoming a favorite of mine), and now The Boondocks comes to television on the Cartoon … Continue reading
This is a post that’s been writing itself in my mind for some time now. It solidified last weekend. when we were driving along the beltway, and suddenly Parker started yelling “Daddy! Papa! A clue! A clue!” I didn’t know … Continue reading
I finally sat down and watched Noah’s Arc, the Logo network’s new black gay show. Travel and other time commitments kept me from watching the premier last week, but thanks to Tivo I was able to get caught up. I … Continue reading
My favorite animal rights group, Compassion Over Killing, has a posted their 12 minute documentary on the chicken industry, 45 Days: the Life and Death of a Broiler Chicken, posted at CurrentTV website. I went over there and gave it … Continue reading
The video iPod is here. And the new iTunes includes music videos and TV shows. I think my assimilation is now complete, because I totally want one of these, even though I totally don’t need one. I think I’m now … Continue reading
The latest DemsTV is up, and I’m on it again, for those who want to check it out. Technorati Tags: politics, television
I’m headed to another taping of DemsTV this evening. With everything going on in the political sphere, it should be pretty interesting. The turnaround on posting the episodes seems to be pretty quick, so I’ll be sure and post it … Continue reading
It’s probably not a big surprise, but I didn’t start watching much childrens’ television until I became a parent; not counting my occasional visits to Nickelodeon to catch reruns of cartoons like Rugrats, Rocko’s Modern Life, and The Angry Beavers. … Continue reading
10:00 am – New York City: OK. So Al Gore is speaking. (Yeah, yeah. Of course he’s speaking here, because he invented the internet.) He does gigs like this when he’s not busy saving people from disaster.
This has been blogged about almost everywhere since yesterday, so I didn’t cover it. But then a reader sent me a link. If you haven’t seen it already, head over to Crooks and Liars to see Phil Donahue administer a … Continue reading
It’s here! I don’t know if I mentioned earlier that we were getting Tivo — something I’d been thinking about doing for a year or so — but the “box” arrived today. Being the more technologically inclined member of the … Continue reading
My “pundit debut” on DemsTV is up already. Having viewed it, I’ve made a mental note not to raise my eyebrows so much. I’m now also convinced that the camera really does add ten pounds. Enjoy. And please be kind.