Archive for 'TV'

Excerpt: Empire Rakes in Ratings

Excerpt: Empire Rakes in Ratings

So, about last night. It appears that Fox’s new series, Empire, starring Taraji P. Henson, Terrence Howard and Malik Yoba is a ratings winner.  The soapy serial about a record label mogul trying to choose his heir [...]

It’s Truesday: “True Blood” Radioactive Recap

It’s Truesday: “True Blood” Radioactive Recap

Truebies, let us bow our heads for a moment and reflect. Let us wish as hard as we can, with every bone in our Bon Temps-loving bodies, that we do NOT ever see a season like [...]

It’s Truesday: “Life Matters” True Blood Recap

It’s Truesday: “Life Matters” True Blood Recap

Well, I didn’t hate “True Blood” this week. Steve Newlin finally met the sun, Pam got revenge on her pervy therapist and that sexy Jason got healed by Eric.  Best of all, Alcide didn’t say too [...]

It’s Truesday: True Blood and “Dead Meat”

It’s Truesday: True Blood and “Dead Meat”

“Dead Meat” might just be the best title for the slop “True Blood” is serving right now.  From the crazy church play acting that began before the credits rolled  (and during Sookie’s sappy monologue at her [...]

It’s Truesday: “In the Evening”

It’s Truesday: “In the Evening”

“True Blood” done gone off the rails.  With all the flashbacks, flash forwards, contrition and redemption, it’s gone from a soap into an episode of “Davey and Goliath” with biting.   I am not into the Hep-V, [...]