Category Archives: Television

Supernatural: Season 2, Episode 9: “Croatoan”

Directed by Robert Singer Written by John Shiban Robert Singer is one of my favorite directors of the series. He prioritizes the personal. He casts really well, and he works with actors (the leads and the bit parts) in a … Continue reading

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The Best Fall TV Shows

… from The Wall Street Journal. Cousin Mike’s show Survivor’s Remorse is listed (“one of the smartest comedies of 2014″), and my great friend Alexandra Billings’ show Transparent is on there too. As my friend Mitchell said to me, “Good … Continue reading

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Supernatural, Season 10, Episode 6: Open Thread

Catch you all later!

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Supernatural, Season 10, Episode 5: Open Thread

I was sick of looking at Dean’s wonk-eye. I won’t have a chance to watch tonight, or maybe even tomorrow. Crazy times, back-to-back stuff for the next couple of days. But carry on, and I will have a lot of … Continue reading

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Cousin Mike on the Windy City Queercast

A great interview with my cousin Mike on the long-running Windy City Queercast, created and hosted by Chicago actress Amy Matheny. My dear friend Mitchell is often a co-host. It’s such a treat when worlds collide like this! Mike talks … Continue reading

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Supernatural: Season 2, Episode 8: “Crossroad Blues”

Directed by Steve Boyum Written by Sera Gamble I realize putting this up on the same day as a Season 10 episode could be confusing, but I trust my devastatingly intelligent Supernatural readers to be able to segue between the … Continue reading

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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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