DAVID BIANCULLI

Founder / Editor

ERIC GOULD

Associate Editor

LINDA DONOVAN

Assistant Editor

Contributors

ALEX STRACHAN

MIKE HUGHES

KIM AKASS

MONIQUE NAZARETH

ROGER CATLIN

GARY EDGERTON

TOM BRINKMOELLER

GERALD JORDAN

NOEL HOLSTON

 
 
 
 
 
2021
Jan
25
 
 
In the news, this was strictly a spy story. A man and his daughter were sitting on a park bench in England when they collapsed...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2021
Jan
24
 
 
Even before there was a CNN, the world knew Larry King. Eventually, they would entwine...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2021
Jan
18
 
 
It was the sort of break a young actress might covet...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2021
Jan
17
 
 
There are good reasons for dramas to retreat to the past...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2021
Jan
10
 
 
For a decade, TV viewers knew what to expect from PBS. A lush Masterpiece series would settle into Sundays each January and beyond...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2021
Jan
7
 
 
Neil Bremer has all the key qualifications to be mayor. He's tall and silver-haired, with an agreeable countenance and an affable manner. He has everything except, well, plans, proposals, projects, and such...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2021
Jan
5
 
 
To savor Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist – which starts its second season Tuesday – you must buy into one tiny little premise. OK, it's actually a huge premise...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2021
Jan
5
 
 
We hear a lot about "the American dream" – especially when a pandemic might sideswipe it...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2021
Jan
3
 
 
For Jimmy Carter – the sweet-faced, soft-voiced peanut farmer – many images come to mind. Few of them involve long-haired rockers with wailing guitars – until now...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Dec
31
 
 
For good and bad, PBS keeps surprising us. We don't expect it to be involved with New Year's Eve, a holiday that includes confetti, inebriation, and silly hats. Arbor Day is more its style...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

Mike Hughes

Mike Hughes remembers watching a TV show in which a man simply played records. He thinks TV is much better now. With Gannett News Service, his television stories went to 100 newspapers; with TV America, they go to considerably fewer, but he still seems happy. Read more at www.mikehughes.tv 
 
 
 
 

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