Category Archives: Television

June 2015 Viewing Diary

The X-Files, Season 5, Episode 7, “Emily” (1997; d. Kim Manners) Very intense. Good Lord. The X-Files, Season 5, Episode 8, “Kitsunegari” (1998; d. Daniel Sackheim) Ty Olsson as the green security guard. Hi, Benny from Supernatural! And Diana Scarwid! … Continue reading

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Supernatural: Season 2, Episode 16: “Roadkill”

Directed by Charles Beeson Written by Raelle Tucker I’m going into the hospital this week, and then will have to go in again in the weeks after that. It’s going to be super-fun, but I did want to get this … Continue reading

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Survivor’s Remorse: Interview with Cousin Mike

Season 2 of Season’s Remorse has started shooting, and here’s a beautiful interview with cousin Mike about his creation of the show. My brother Brendan is a writer on the show, and gets a nice shout-out. Proud and happy and … Continue reading

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May 2015 Viewing Diary

The X-Files, Season 2 Episode 20 “Humbug” (1995; d. Kim Manners). Mulder and Scully investigate murders among circus-folk. Laugh-out-loud funny, especially Mulder in the fun-house, sliding out of the wall, gun drawn. The X-Files, Season 2 Episode 22 “The Calusari” … Continue reading

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Bye, David Letterman

Before the (relatively) early-morning screening I was attending this morning, I swung by Caroline’s Comedy Club. Just to see. I knew there would be something there, some sign, some acknowledgement, and there was. Caroline’s is only a couple of blocks … Continue reading

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Supernatural Season 10, Episode The End, Open Thread

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Supernatural, Season 10, Episode T-Minus, Open Thread

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Supernatural, Season 10, Episode Irrelevant, Open Thread

You know the drill.

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April 2015 Viewing Diary

About Elly (2009; d. Asghar Farhadi). At long last. Wrote it up here. Misery Loves Comedy (2015; d. Kevin Pollak). Navel-gazing documentary about comedians and how they think about what they do. A cast of thousands. Lots of great anecdotes. … Continue reading

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Supernatural, Season 10, Episode Whatevs, Open Thread

Just not up to speed on Supernatural these days. Too busy and also dealing with health problems. Good times. I’ll catch up eventually. In the meantime, open thread!

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