Category Archives: TV

TV: Hello Goodbye

This is another strange TV series. This is the first episode of the third season. But I never heard of it until now. These are some of the strongest people I’ve ever seen. And they’re all real. Advertisements

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TV: This Time Next Year

This is the strangest TV show I think has ever aired. It’s at least the strangest one I’ve ever seen. And I’ve seen a lot! It’s almost set up like that idiotic America’s Funniest Videos show, with an audience. But … Continue reading

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Disturbing YouTube Ad Developments

YouTube Sets Stricter Requirements for Creator Partners in Response to Advertiser Concerns Starting Tuesday, new creators applying to the YouTube Partner Program will need to have accumulated 4,000 hours of video watch-time for their videos within the past 12 months … Continue reading

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TV: Hard Sun

A six-episode limited series, a co-production between the BBC and Hulu. This was so damned good! The story began complex and spun out new threads from there. It was totally unpredictable, right up to the final minute! Everything about it … Continue reading

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Doctor Who: Capaldi’s End

I was never fond of Capaldi’s performance as The Doctor. I stopped watching most of them. I still can’t put my finger on why I never warmed to him. I kept getting the impression he was playing it for kids, … Continue reading

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Counterpart America

I saw this only once, when it aired. I’ve wanted to see it since but wasn’t sure how to find it. Yesterday, I got lucky and found it. Since I probably saw the original broadcast back in 1999, you can … Continue reading

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TV: Counterpart

The televangelist Robert Schuller composed a sentence I’ve never forgotten: What would you do today if you knew you would not fail? But something about that always bugged me. I couldn’t put my finger on why it did until today, … Continue reading

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Video: Fireball XL5 Reimagined In CGI

Well, this is quite extraordinary! And I do mean extraordinary. I’ve seen other fan revisions and this has to be the best of them all. Really, there are aspects of it that surpass the high-budgeted New Captain Scarlet and Thunderbirds … Continue reading

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TV: The Avengers

It’s unfortunate that the Marvel comic — created two years later — is what most people think of when they hear “The Avengers” mentioned today. To me, The Avengers will always be the groundbreaking and trendsetting TV series from England. … Continue reading

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TV: Chinese Burn

A series pilot from the BBC.

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