No, Pilot season is not dead – yet. But the Networks don’t know what to do about it. Recently they’ve started to notice that there is a slight drop in ratings *understatement* for their shows. And they’ve discovered that other people are creating (TV) shows as well. Just like secret intelligence agencies like the GRU […]

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I hate real life. Yes I know, it’s bringing in the money and with it the food and the DVDs but still. There are just so many seasons I still want to watch but I don’t find the time. And every year there are new shows coming out that seem interesting and you discover old […]

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I watched a lot of TV shows over the years. And when I say a lot, I mean A LOT. And I watched accross the board. Keep in mind that I’m only 35 years old. I watched The Guiding Light for two years straight (it’s a soap opera whose German title was the Springfield Story). […]

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Deutsche Version Since everybody seems to be starting to count at zero instead of one the first decade of this century and millennium is now over. So it’s time to recap these past ten years and take a look at the TV Shows it has given us. Let me give my résumé at the beginning: […]

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Deutsche Version Let me start this post with a constraint. This post is not about science-fiction shows or shows that portray obvious über-equipment (like K.I.T.T.). This is about shows that at least try to pretend to display “reality”. I am of course aware that there’s a thin line but I hope than I can show […]

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Deutsche Version I can’t remember how it started but I can’t seem to stop it now. Every time I watch a movie or a TV show I think about what could be the earliest time one could premiere this without destroying the pop culture references. I am not talking about stylistic means, I am talking […]

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