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Supernatural, Season 10, Episode 4: Open Thread

New re-cap up in the post below this one, for “The Usual Suspects,” from Season 2. I know. I’m running things weirdly here. But it suits me. Here’s the open thread for tonight’s episode. Won’t be able to watch until … Continue reading

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Supernatural: Season 2, Episode 7: “The Usual Suspects”

Directed by Mike Rohl Written by Cathryn Humphris There are a couple of reasons why I hold “The Usual Suspects” dear. One is obvious: I love the woman who starred in the movie that practically single-handedly ruined my Catholic childhood. … Continue reading

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Elvis Presley’s 2nd Ed Sullivan Appearance: October 28, 1956

58 years ago today, Elvis Presley made his second historic appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show. A re-post. On September 9, 1956, Elvis Presley appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show for the first time. He had been booked for 3 … Continue reading

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Supernatural, Season 10, Episode 3: Open Thread

Will catch you all on the flipside for a discussion about tonight’s episode, directed by our favorite freckled demon. I need a vacation after October, I am telling YOU. T-minus ….

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Paley Center, October 18th: The Cast of Hannibal

My good friend Keith Uhlich, who moderated an extremely entertaining QA with Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny at the Paley Center for Media last year, will be moderating another discussion there this Saturday, only this time on Hannibal! Keith will … Continue reading

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Supernatural, Season 10, Episode 2: Open Thread

T-minus … Still busy working for a living – my October schedule, holy mackerel, it’s nonstop, but let’s keep the chatter going! I won’t be watching tonight, will have to catch up with you all sometime tomorrow! And thank you … Continue reading

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“But at that point in my life, I was done playing transgender characters in the hospital, going to the hospital. I was done wearing the gown!” – Alexandra Billings

A beautiful interview (it made me cry, dammit!) with Alex Billings on her role as Davina in Transparent. As she mentions in the interview, she does work “through a lens of kindness.” In every aspect of her life. It’s such … Continue reading

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Survivor’s Remorse Already Picked Up For Season 2

Great news for the O’Malley entertainment dynasty: Survivor’s Remorse, produced by LeBron James and my cousin Mike O’Malley, scripts by Mike, has already been picked up for Season 2. It’s fantastic. Funny, unexpected, smart, with wonderful deep acting, and allll … Continue reading

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Transparent Renewed For Second Season

If you haven’t watched the first season, do yourself a favor and check it out on Amazon. It’s so good. Strange and poignant, dark and tender, really funny, wonderful cast, and I’m not just saying that because Alex Billings is … Continue reading

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On Brooklyn Nine-Nine This Sunday …

Keep your ears tuned for “The Ashtar Command”, a song written by my cousin Liam O’Malley, performed by his band, Dr. Mars. It’s from the album Stars in our Favour, out on iTunes. You can check it out and download … Continue reading

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