Archive for November, 2010

Looking Through Cadillac Jack’s Glass Eye

[Ed. Note:  Starting right now, our infrequent contributor Cadillac Jack is going to get really regular.  Turning from his usual Smallville, Kansas, facing perspective, CJ will now fix his gaze on the totality of TV.  We're thrilled to present the ongoing adventures of "Cadillac Jack's Glass Eye"!]
If you’ve read any of my other contributions to the popGeezer [...]

The Walrus Was Steve. Koo-koo-ka-Cool.

Hello, Tipping Point.

MSNBC suspends Keith Olbermann
Anchor made contributions to the Democratic party

By Ted Johnson (Variety)

Keith Olbermann has been suspended indefinitely without pay for making contributions to three Democratic candidates this cycle.
MSNBC president Phil Griffin issued a terse statement in which he said, “I became aware of Keith’s political contributions late last night. Mindful of NBC News policy and [...]

Toldja!! But What Does This Mean For AMC..?

Well, I told you. 
If the show can hold its audience over the next five weeks, Walking Dead is a game-changer in basic cable TV history.  Both as the most ultra-violent thing I’ve ever seen on commercial TV, and as a faithful but epic-scale opening up of a very intimate comic book, Walking Dead was an unparalleled experience [...]