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Pop culture junkie and TV aficionado. I write sharp and snarky TV recaps at

The Penultimate Episode of ‘Parenthood’ was Perfect

Thursday night’s episode of Parenthood, the second-last of the series, was simply one perfect scene after another. It created a swell of emotion that basically overcame me, and it was all I could think about the next day. Damn. That was … Continue reading

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Ten Hilarious Things From Last Night’s ‘Parks and Recreation’

Two more episodes of Parks and Recreation aired last night, and the second – “Leslie and Ron” – might be one of the best the series has ever produced. The first episode basically set the stage for the incredible second … Continue reading

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The Bachelor: Cool Girls and Pool Girls

This episode of The Bachelor was brought to you by Jimmy Kimmel, reluctantly fulfilling an ABC contract obligation! I bet he’s never been so jealous of the other late night Jimmy. Date #1 – Join The Club Chris’s first date … Continue reading

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Parenthood: “How Did We Get Here?” and “Let’s Go Home”

Over the past several years, Parenthood has been one of my favorite shows. I love the ensemble cast, the family drama, the familiarity of so many of the problems these characters face. It’s one of the few dramas I watch that … Continue reading

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Parks and Recreation: Say Hello to 2017

I am not ready for Parks and Recreation to end. It has been my favorite comedy on TV for many years now, and I can’t think of a single sitcom I watch right now that even comes close to making me … Continue reading

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The Bachelor – Don’t Bet The Farm, Chris

I didn’t blog about The Bachelor last week because, well, it was three damn hours long and kind of boring. I fast-forwarded through a lot of the show. Here’s what I remember: Andi and Josh walked the “red carpet” together … Continue reading

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TV Shows I Liked in 2014

This year, I’ve watched much less TV than I usually do. So many of my favorite shows ended or will end soon, and I haven’t picked up very many new shows at all. Still, some TV series stand out when … Continue reading

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