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It’s the 2016 TV Nominees for the Critics’ Choice Awards!

BEST COMEDY SERIES
Atlanta – FX
Black-ish – ABC
Fleabag – Amazon
Modern Family – ABC
Silicon Valley – HBO
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt – Netflix
Veep – HBO
BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
Ellie Kemper – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt – Netflix
Julia Louis-Dreyfus – Veep – HBO
Kate McKinnon – Saturday Night Live – NBC
Tracee Ellis Ross – Black-ish – ABC
Phoebe Waller-Bridge – Fleabag – Amazon
Constance Wu – Fresh Off the [...]

Thank The Stars The 2010-11 TV Season Is Over. No, Really, Thank The Stars. We Insist. (Micro-Spoiler Alert)

Originally published in 2011, this recap of the 2010-11 TV season also includes your popGeezer’s “TV Sit-Com 101″ class. That prominently features a rant on the importance of “The Larry Sanders Show.”
With news today of Garry Shandling’s untimely death, allow us to pay tribute again to his most influential and important work.

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Vaya Con Dios, Dave!

Hail to thee, Captain of our TV’s and our hearts.

“There Can Be Only One”…. A Few Words On My Forty Years With David Letterman

By 1978, Indiana-born ex-TV weatherman David Letterman had moved to Hollywood, become a favorite at The Comedy Store, appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, and tapped to be a semi-regular guest host of that show on some of Johnny’s many nights off.
If you never saw Letterman in this era, you missed his particular [...]

CBS, Tiffany Network Of We Geezers, Puts “Supergirl” In The Best Time-Slot For Fall 2015!

For the entirety of the “Modern Age Of Television” (everything post-Hill Street Blues), CBS – the Tiffany Network – has carried the stigma of programming for 50+ white men and women. This is has been well true - 60 Minutes, the NFL, Dallas – all were staples of this network.
But once Letterman arrived in 1993, the network [...]

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