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Archive for the ‘Television’ Category

Fringe First Impressions

September 20, 2008

I’m a little behind when it comes to watching new television series’ because A) I don’t have cable, and B) I have a full-time job and friends and can’t be arsed to actually tune it to a specific show at a specific time. Having said this I did finally get around to watching the first […]

First Glimpse Into Joss Whedon’s Dollhouse

May 16, 2008

I have a confession to make which may or may not affect my geek cred. My confession is this: I am not a huge Joss Whedon fan. Now I’m not saying that I dislike Joss Whedon or his work, I have simply not payed much attention to it. I didn’t watch Firefly, or Buffy the […]

Trey Parker Talks About the Internet and New Media

April 24, 2008

In a recent Los Angeles Times article South Park co-creator Trey Parker, talked about how the Internet is changing the way we watch television and how it affects storytelling. The conversation started because of recent South Park episodes such as “Over Logging” and “Canada On Strike”  which both have story lines that are centered around […]

Over Logging

April 21, 2008

Did the latest episode of South Park scare anyone else? What if the Internet did just stop working? Would the world collapse into chaos? It’s sad but I can barely remember the days before the Internet. Sure I remember using an IBM Aptiva loaded up with Windows 95 to surf some dial up anglefire websites […]

You’d think astronauts would learn not to trust holodecks.

April 15, 2008

Word on the street is that Ronald D. Moore, creator of the new Battlestar Galactica, is working on a new show called Virtuality. The concept of the film is that a crew of 12 astronauts on a ten year journey to a distant solar system are forced to deal with a bug in their virtual […]