Adrian Greiner challenged me to a HBO “science” project – UPDATE: S1 Now done!

UPDATE: You can view the results of Season 1 here! Entourage star Adrian Greiner did an AMA on Reddit today. After the first 45 minutes, the following was the highest upvoted question for him. I then responded with my own question (RonSwansonsMo).   What was initially made as a joke, … Continue reading

‘Game of Thrones’ Season 3, Ep. 1 – ‘Valar Dohaeris’ – Review

THERE ARE BLATANT AND CLEAR SPOILERS IN THIS REVIEW. IF YOU HAVEN’T WATCHED THE SEASON THREE PREMIERE YET, COME BACK AND READ IT AFTERWARDS. It’s back! Game of Thrones returned tonight with a great premiere episode for season three. It’s hard to tell if I’m biased because I love the … Continue reading

Everybody Got Guns – ‘Boardwalk Empire’ – Season 3, Ep. 2 – ‘Spaghetti & Coffee’

Many of the scenes in this week’s episode of Boardwalk Empire simply showed characters going about their routines, or adapting to new ones. For the first time this season, we got to see Eli Thompson, fresh out of prison, and Chalky White. Both were confronted by changes within their own families. … Continue reading

‘Boardwalk Empire’ – Season 3, Ep. 1 – ‘Resolution’ Recap and Review

Spoilers for this episode and the previous season below! How can Boardwalk Empire get any better than last season? The last few episodes saw so many climactic resolutions that could have carried other shows through to a series finale. The death of Jimmy Darmody was easily one of the most shocking deaths … Continue reading

HBO’s ‘The Newsroom’ and America: ‘It Isn’t The Best Country In The World – But It Can Be’

Last night I watched the pilot episode of HBO’s new drama, The Newsroom, which is created, written, and produced by Aaron Sorkin. Simply put, the pilot is fantastic and inspiring. First, a bit of background: I graduated from a journalism school. More specifically, I got a BA in 2006 from … Continue reading

‘True Blood’ – Season 5, Ep. 2 – ‘Authority Always Wins’: Recap and Review

DO NOT READ THIS ARTICLE IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN THIS EPISODE—SPOILERS BELOW! That was an improvement! At least when compared to the disappointing season premiere. The episode begins right where the premiere left off – with Crazy Tara Vampire. Guess what? She’s still crazy but faster now that she’s a … Continue reading

‘Game of Thrones’ – Season 2, Ep. 10 Season Finale – ‘Valar Morghulis’ Recap and Review

DO NOT READ THIS ARTICLE IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN THIS EPISODE—SPOILERS BELOW! That’s it friends: Season Two of Game of Thrones has come and gone. What an episode to go out with! The episode begins with one of the season’s most beautiful and best shots: a close-up of Tyrion’s eye. … Continue reading

‘Game of Thrones’ – Season 2 Ep. 9 – ‘Blackwater’ Recap and Review

DO NOT READ THIS ARTICLE IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN THIS EPISODE—SPOILERS BELOW! Whew. That was an incredibly intense hour of Game of Thrones. It was filled with amazing editorial cuts, juxtaposition, and wonderful writing. There’s a reason behind this—the episode was written by George R.R. Martin. If IMDb is correct, … Continue reading

‘Game of Thrones’ – Season 2, Ep. 8 – ‘The Prince of Winterfell’ – Review and Recap

DO NOT READ THIS ARTICLE IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN THIS EPISODE—SPOILERS BELOW! To start off this week, I have one correction. I said last week that there were only two episodes left in the second season, but there are actually three. In other words, after this episode, there are only … Continue reading

‘True Blood’ Author Charlaine Harris Says Goodbye to Sookie Stackhouse

Charlaine Harris has announced that next year’s release, Dead Ever After, will conclude the bestselling Southern Vampire Mysteries (2001-2013), better known as the Sookie Stackhouse Novels. Harris’ books focus on supernatural beings in the small southern town, Bon Temps, and have been made into the hit HBO series, True Blood (2008-present). Harris implied earlier in the … Continue reading