Tag: NBC

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Television

TV Top 10s: “Friday Night Lights”

Emilia Rhodes and Scott Malchus countdown the ten best episodes of "Friday Night Lights" before the show takes its final bow....

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Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: NBC Thursday-Night Comedy

Emilia Rhodes and Scott Malchus break down NBC's new Thursday night of comedy....

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Popdose Lists, Television, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Popdose 2010: Emilia Rhodes’ Best in Television

From gangsters to vampires, and cable dramas to network comedies, a list of the best in television in 2010....

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Television

TV Preview: Ready Or Not, Here Comes Coco

So, what have we to talk about this week? The non-news that after scoring ridiculously high ratings, AMC has greenlit a second season of...

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Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: Live from New York, it’s “30 Rock!”

30 Rock went back to its Saturday Night Live roots for a live broadcast. Scott Malchus takes a look at everything that went right for the...

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Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: “Community,” Season Two

Community is back for a second season with awkward kisses, Betty White, and more hilarious study group antics....

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Television, TV Reviews

Popdose Reviews of the New Fall TV Season: “Outlaw”

A death row convict is days away from being sent to the death chamber; he needs a miracle. His diligent lawyer files a Hail Mary petition...

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Television, TV Reviews

Popdose Fall TV Preview: Thursday

"Tuning into this show is the TV equivalent of paying someone to climb on your kitchen table and take a dump on your plate during every...

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Television, TV Reviews

Popdose Fall TV Preview: Wednesday

"Would someone please tell J.J. Abrams that he owes me an hour of my life?" --Kelly Stitzel, reviewing Undercovers...

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Television, TV Reviews

Popdose Fall TV Preview: Monday

"I need to pull out my list of fat jokes and start checking off the ones that have been used. If I run out by episode three, then we’re...

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Contests, Television

Popdose Contest: Win “Community: Season 1” on DVD

In honor of the release of Community: Season 1 coming to DVD, Popdoes and the folks at Sony Pictures Home Entertainment are hosting an...

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Television

Popdose’s 2010 Fall TV Preview

Popdose preps you for the upcoming TV season with quick looks at some of the most anticipated new shows from the four major networks....

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Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: “The Marriage Ref”

Jerry Seinfeld's latest TV venture, The Marriage Ref, debuted last night, and Dw. Dunphy is here to make the call....

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Current Events, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: The Word of the Lord (in 140 Characters or Less)

A recently published report by the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life found that 26 percent of “millennials,” or young...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Mayor to Mayor

The mayor of Bootleg City is back! And in case you have no idea who that is, the mayor is me! Thank you, thank you, you’re too kind....

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Current Events, Sugar Water, Television

Sugar Water: Jay Leno Is Blacker Than Rod Blagojevich

On the morning of January 11, numerous media outlets reported that former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich had proclaimed to Esquire...

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Television

TV News: Conan O’Brien Says No to 12:05

Are you tired of having it shoved up your ass by the suits? If so, then Conan O’ Brien is your man. After being toyed with by what...

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Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: “Community”

Ah, now this is more like it. I was beginning to hate you, 2009 fall television season, what with your moderately entertaining musicals and...

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21st-Century Digital Boy, Television

21st Century Digital Boy: Hulu, “Star Trek,” “Idol” Loss, and “Jon & Kate”

Jon & Kate Plus … Date?: Can’t help but start with the worst first. If there’s one thing that’s certain in...

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21st-Century Digital Boy, Television

21st Century Digital Boy: Adapt, Migrate, or Die — “ER,” “Guiding Light,” and “Life on Mars”

After 15 big red-letter seasons, NBC’s ER came to an end on Thursday night, earning its largest audience in nearly three...

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21st-Century Digital Boy, Television

21st Century Digital Boy: “ER” (D.O.A.), Watching the “Detective,” and How TV Can “Mann” Up

If you’re a TV junkie, you’re waiting for the end of an era, or reeling from a hairpin, unorthodox beginning of a new one...

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Music, One Day in Your Life

One Day in Your Life: February 18, 1977

February 18, 1977, is a Friday. NASA’s new craft, the space shuttle, makes a test flight bolted to a 747. The flight lasts a little...

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Television, The Three Strike Rule

The Three Strike Rule: Super Bowl XLIII

Although sports aren’t covered much here at Popdose, the Super Bowl extravaganza is beyond a mere football championship. The stars,...