Watching television was rewarding this year. In no particular order, because how can you really rate things like television shows, I give you my list of shows that I really, really enjoyed. Transparent (Amazon) This show breaks down boundaries and challenges … Continue reading Favorite Shows of 2016
It’s getting rave reviews from critics so we decided to check out Atlanta, which is Donald Glover’s new show on FX. It’s about a lot of things but mostly about a rapper getting his start and the people who help him. … Continue reading Episode 33: Roadtrip to FX’s Atlanta
HBO is doing a lot of things right now. They’re winding down Game of Thrones, revving up Westworld (poised to take the place of GoT), and have purchased High Maintenance and The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl… kind of. High Maintenance … Continue reading Insecure and High Maintenance (HBO)
Following the success of Making a Murderer and the podcast Serial, true crime has exploded. This year saw the resurgence of the O.J. Simpson trial being a thing and we all evaluated whether the 90s were really as bad/good as … Continue reading “Either I’m a psychopath in sheep’s clothing or I am you.” – Amanda Knox
Ann Curry was never a favorite of mine on The Today Show. Just plain and simple. Still, the manner in which NBC let her go was horrible and degrading. She earned her spot on that show by putting in the fifteen years and playing second fiddle to Katie Couric and Meredith Vieira. But, NBC only cares about money (as is obvious with the Olympic Games coverage) and when Good Morning America overtook Today in the ratings, her head ended up on the chopping block. To put the whole show’s declining ratings on only her shoulders is ridiculous. Ann Curry is … Continue reading Ann Curry Needs a Makeover?
It has been reported that there is a possibility that Nicki Minaj will join Mariah Carey and possibly Enrique Iglesias as an American Idol judge. Let’s play a game. It’s called “Who doesn’t belong?” Correctly select the AI judge that does not fit in the panel. A. Steven Tyler B. Randy Jackson C. NICKI MINAJ (Hint, hint) D. Mariah Carey E. Enrique Iglesias If you selected Nicki Minaj, congrats! No prizes available, but you understand the stupidity behind this possible opportunity. Nick Minaj is not an eligible candidate to be an American Idol Host. The female rapper/pop disaster (look, even I … Continue reading Nicki Minaj for American Idol Judge? She won’t get my vote.