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True Blood Recap: “You’re No Good”

True Blood Recap: “You’re No Good”

So, “True Blood” got better this week.  Though it hasn’t reached the heights of  Season 3 (Eric’s mind erasure) or Season 2 (Godric meets the sun), it is definitely picking up enough for me to want [...]

“True Blood” Analysis: “The Sun”

“True Blood” Analysis: “The Sun”

Is it just me or does “True Blood” seem sillier and more rudderless than usual? I am still trying to decide whether it’s the show or that perhaps my tastes have been heightened by its recently [...]

It’s Truesday: “Who Are You, Really?”

It’s Truesday: “Who Are You, Really?”

Aw, snap! “True Blood” is back…as is “Truesday,” my spoiler-filled synopses of the episode’s events. After an adrenaline rush of season finale, I found the overall pace of “Who Are You, Really?” a bit plodding but [...]

Game of Thrones: Is the Casting Accidentally Racist? (Some “Kissed By Fire” Spoilers Ahead)

Game of Thrones: Is the Casting Accidentally Racist? (Some “Kissed By Fire” Spoilers Ahead)

I love Game of Thrones, God knows I do. The scheming.  The action.  The ridiculously clever dialogue.  The Lannisters, who always pay their debts.  And this last episode did not disappoint, featuring a  a medieval light [...]

True Blood: “Sunset” Recap and Analysis

True Blood: “Sunset” Recap and Analysis

Fairy-starved Russell Edgington. Zealot-turned-despot Bill Compton. And Jessica, plenty of Jessica. More please. Yes, I did enjoy my #Truesday this week.  It wasn’t as heart-wrenching as last week’s escapade, but there was plenty of action Jackson.  [...]