Last night, NBC broadcast its 90th anniversary special. In my opinion, the three-hour special was disappointing and frustrating due to the heavy focus on the 1980s and 1990s and the use of cropped footage.
Your Holy Grail TV Release for 2016
What’s your “holy grail” TV release for 2016? What obscure/short-lived TV show would you most like to see released on DVD or made available for streaming?
The Alphabet Soup of TV Networks
Am I the only one who has a problem routinely mixing up the Big Three television networks: ABC, CBS, and NBC? I don’t like alphabet soup…
Too Much Retro TV? Not Even Close.
My response to an article in The New York Times by TV Critic Neil Genzlinger, who’d rather rip his eyeballs out than watch classic TV all day.
Watching Shows You Know Won’t Last
My thoughts on whether television viewers are deciding not to watch new shows because they don’t want to invest their time in watching shows that are likely to be cancelled. Is it a recent phenomenon or was it happening in the 1960s and 1970s?
Is TV Land Still Relevant?
TV Land turns 18 today. For fans of classic television, it’s time to stop lamenting what TV Land used to be and move on.