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2009
Feb
5
 
 
There's a reason I put "reality" TV in quotes: Most of it isn't. Scripted shows tend to have more relationship to the real world than The Real World...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2009
Feb
5
 
 
So posits a study in the Journal of Consumer Research that suggests "commercial interruptions can actually improve the television viewing experience...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2009
Feb
4
 
 
He didn't live to see it, and that makes me so mad, I could say all of the seven words you can never say on TV...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2009
Feb
4
 
 
Tonight at 9 ET, there's a new episode of ABC's "Lost," a series so good, and so exciting, I have to watch it as it airs. But also, at the same time, are new episodes of two other shows I record, and watch, just as faithfully: NBC's returning "Life" and Fox's new "Lie to Me"...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2009
Feb
3
 
 
Last night's episode of NBC's "Medium" contained an on-screen error that wasn't major, but, to a journalist and teacher, was more than a little annoying. It concerned a TV news report being viewed by a character on the show. In other words, it was a fake local TV newscast, faked by a real national TV show...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2009
Feb
2
 
 
Super Bowl XLIII final scorecard: The game was super. Bruce Springsteen's halftime was super. The ads? Not so much...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2009
Feb
1
 
 
Burned out on Super Bowl before it starts? We've found some quality TV alternatives to that pigskin thing...