The finale is here for Survivor: Ghost Island. The season had so much potential despite fervent fans on the deep reaches of the internet hating the theme and being skeptical of a 20-person season. We started off pretty much filled with action and memorable characters. Fanboy Jacob got 14 (FOURTEEN) confessionals in his only two… Read More Predicting the ‘Survivor: Ghost Island’ finale
Poor Jenna. I didn’t really know what she sounded like until the previous episode. Today she finally got some content before… well, getting her inevitable boot. She was an expected casualty. Michael was as well. In a sense. He was a heavy hitter, but I never thought he had a chance. Oh — spoilers, by… Read More We’ve made it to Ghost Island’s not-so-Elite Eight
The early hype surrounding the 36th season of Survivor was mixed. The theme is Ghost Island. No one really knew what we could expect. It was going to be used similarly to Exile Island – where castaways are exiled from their tribe and sometimes they can find Hidden Immunity Idols, but they lose the ability… Read More Survivor: Ghost Island – Episodes 1 and 2 Recap
September brought a lot of new shows to watch. Atlanta is the best series on television right now. This is Us might be the next great family drama that reduces us to tears every week. Luke Cage, premiering at the tail-end of the month with a review on this blog coming soon, was a nice way to cap… Read More New shows to watch in October 2016
We’re in the peak of the golden age of television. Or something like that. Here are a few new shows, including new seasons of anthologies, retooled projects, and sequels to classics.
Warning: spoilers for multiple shows, including HIMYM follow. Is anyone ever pleased from a finale of a beloved television series? It seems that it was impossible to please everyone with the most recent highly anticipated finale from CBS. How I Met Your Mother ended after nine long seasons, including a less than stellar final season which… Read More On ‘HIMYM’ and the idea of series finales
The 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards are this Sunday on CBS and will be hosted by the incomparable Neil Patrick Harris. That means it is time to make my annual picks yet again in hopes of doing better than the previous year. I was going to break this up into a multi-day post, but since… Read More Predicting the 65th Emmy Awards