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2016
Feb
2
 
 
If you watch the Super Bowl to see the ads, pretty soon you may not have to watch the Super Bowl at all... more and more ads are being released online before the game...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Feb
1
 
 
If America had paid attention to what was really going on at the O.J. Simpson murder trial, says Courtney B. Vance, we might not be suffering the trouble and the death we see in our cities two decades later...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Jan
31
 
 
Dinner at Downton Abbey has gotten rowdy over the years, but it never got scary until Sunday night, when Lord Grantham...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Jan
31
 
 
With television drama, it’s not often that we get to say OMG, look what just splashed down. With Louie C.K.’s new Horace and Pete, we do. It's a 67-minute drama that C.K. posted on his website Saturday, without advance notice...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Jan
29
 
 
Fox’s Grease Live! this Sunday isn’t quite any of the things it’s nominally selling. That’s not a dismissal or a prejudgment. It just means viewers should assess it by what it’s really aiming to be, which is bubbly and fizzy fun...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Jan
27
 
 
You, Me and the Apocalypse puts the fun back into depressive television. NBC’s 10-part miniseries follows a bizarre bunch of people through what are billed as the last 34 days of civilization on the planet Earth...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Jan
26
 
 
It would be convenient to see Outsiders as a lucky case of TV art imitating life, with a small Appalachian clan being forced by the Feds off the rugged mountain on which they have lived for 200 years...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Jan
25
 
 
Leo Tolstoy might have been surprised by a few of the scenes in the new television adaptation of War and Peace, just as Jane Austen might have been surprised 20 years ago by a few scenes in the television version of Pride & Prejudice...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Jan
24
 
 

It’s official. The Downton Abbey world we knew is over. On Sunday night, in episode four of the sixth and final season, Mary said something complimentary about Edith...

 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Jan
23
 
 
Like its title character, the new Fox drama Lucifer is having an identity crisis. That’s not fatal...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

David Hinckley

David Hinckley first grasped the power of television when, at the age of 8, he bullied his parents into buying a basset hound like Cleo on The People’s Choice. He named her Cleo. Somewhat more recently, he worked for 35 years at The New York Daily News, the last seven covering television.

 
 
 
 

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