Tag Archives: TV

The Challenge Of Tweaking Twitter

It is my belief the fundamental charm of Twitter is as much its brevity as its immediacy. Writing in 140 characters or less has become an art form for users. A skill. The national news, entertainment, weather and sports media … Continue reading

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The Concept Of Last Christmas

The seed may admittedly been planted for this post by a combination of factors, most notably being the cashier at our local movie theater suddenly starting to give me a Senior discount in the last few weeks without my asking … Continue reading

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Supernatural – TV Worth Riding With

(Image Credit YouTube.com) If you follow the television industry behind the scenes in addition to watching scenes you may have heard back in August the CEO of the FX Network, John Landgraf, stated he believes there are simply too many … Continue reading

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Weather Channel To Cover (More) Weather

For the last few years the Weather Channel has – even during live, severe weather events you’d think would warrant coverage and actually garner them more viewership – run reality shows and documentaries. According to a story in Variety that’s about … Continue reading

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Mr. Robot Season Finale – The Intersection Of Entertainment And Reality

USA Network postponed last evening’s scheduled season finale of their drama series “Mr. Robot” for one week because the episode reportedly contains a scene with similarities to the real-life horror that occurred on live television yesterday morning in Virginia. So … Continue reading

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My New Year’s Wish For Everyone…Milk…For Your Cereal Too

Phil Rosenthal, the creator of “Everybody Loves Raymond”, was quoted once that while working on another hit television show…making its network millions…its staff got a memo saying, “Please do not put milk on your cereal.  The milk is for coffee.  … Continue reading

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Storm Chasing With The Family – You’ll Be Blown Away

It has become quite obvious from the massive number of amateur-submitted videos showing severe storm activity folks have latched onto a new way of entertaining themselves. And it’s relatively low-cost…except if you factor in the potentially costing you your life part. Yes, even whole families are now … Continue reading

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Super Bowl XLVI Advertising – Good, Bad…Why?

One thing I’ve learned after 46 Super Bowls is post-game reactions and emotions regarding the TV ads that aired during the game are fun to discuss. Each person and each advertiser measures effectiveness and success so differently. Some ads are … Continue reading

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Alcatraz – J.J. Abrams Wants To Imprison Us…Will We Get Lost?

Watched the two-hour season premiere of “Alcatraz,” the new Fox drama produced by none other than J.J. Abrams…the man behind some of the more mind-bending television series that have aired over the last few years including “Alias,” “Fringe,” and of course…“Lost.” I … Continue reading

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3 Minutes I’ll Never Get Back (Nor You For That Matter…)

1. I recently read someone posing the question, “Who are the brains behind Lady Gaga’s over-the-top costumes?” That question is based upon a premise someone used a brain to come up with them.  Have you seen what the woman wears?  Meat.  … Continue reading

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Best. Christmas. Gift. Ever.

You likely know the music. You likely don’t know who composed it. My wife knows the music, the composer and my love of it …which resulted in the best Christmas gift I have ever received…Christmas Day 2011. Trammell Starks has produced some of the … Continue reading

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Emergency Alert System Test…Operators Are Standing By

FEMA, in coordination with the FCC and NOAA, is planning to conduct the first-ever, nationwide Emergency Alert System (EAS) Test on Wednesday, November 9th at 2:00 PM Eastern.  According to their information, the date was selected because it falls between the … Continue reading

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