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Fall TV: Fridays

Fridays are date night. Movie night. Drinking night. Anything-but-watch-a-TV night. At least, that’s been the case ever since since the end of the monster ratings hits that made ABC’s sitcom lineup truly TGIF television....

Rebranding

The image above recently won a contest on logomyway.com as part of my “rebranding” efforts. And yes, I used to hate the term “personal brand” but I have come to accept that it is...

Fall TV: Thursdays

Thursdays are supposed to be “must see TV.” This has been true even before Friends was the mega-hit of the 90s, which spawned enough clones and wannabes that its parent network, NBC, basically ruled...

Foodie for a week… sort of

This last week, I visited Beckley, West Virginia while on a business trip with my supervisor. On such trips, away from the comforts of home, it is easy to pig out on fast food...

Fall TV: Wednesdays

Wednesday has been something of a black hole for network TV, at least for shows I watch. Other than ABC’s stronger comedy block, the other networks mostly air boring cop dramas on this night....

Fall TV: Tuesdays

Continuing my analysis of the TV landscape (network TV only), here are my thoughts on Tuesdays next fall. Not a high priority night (those are Mondays and Thursdays), Tuesday is dominated by older-skewing shows...

Fall TV: Mondays

I am a TV addict. I especially enjoy watching the pilot episodes of new shows to try to dissect what they were trying to accomplish and whether the show was really the best the...

A Tory Majority and a Progressive Win in Alberta

I’ve not blogged or tweeted terribly much about politics lately. Once in a while, I’ll share an article or tweet a rant. But my days of opining about it are behind me. The give...