Posts Tagged ‘ABC’

New clues for the upcoming season of “Lost”

August 13, 2008

io9, a most excellent science-fiction blog, has done some nice sleuthing to bring you some upcoming spoilers of Season 5 of Lost. Only 4 months to go…..

Who’s Back, Who’s Dead, and What Does it Mean?

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The Onion: Cosmo completes study on how to please your man

August 7, 2008

Very informative with possible Nobel prize implications.  The Onion News hosts dead-on portrayal of those vapid, empty-headed morning hosts on every major network deserves some type of award.

The Onion: Domino’s tests limits of what humans will eat

July 23, 2008

Researchers prove a long suspected theory.

Wikipedia scoops NBC and major media, updater gets fired

June 23, 2008

When Tim Russert collapsed ten days ago, his colleagues at NBC held off reporting the news for almost two hours so his family wouldn’t hear about it from the media. They also asked other TV networks to hold off reporting it, which they apparently agreed to do. A decade ago, when TV and radio had a lock on real-time news dissemination, this cozy arrangement might have stopped the news from spreading. In this day and age, of course, it didn’t.

More here.

An illustration of the challenges of using Wikipedia.

Top 25 worst sitcoms of all time

June 11, 2008

ABC’s “Cavemen” was only #5 if that gives you an idea of what to expect. If you’re going to make a sitcom based on a commercial, the AFLAC duck has got to be your first call. Anyway, I had a crush on the daughter from “My Two Dads” so they really shouldn’t have messed with that one. A mix of old school and newer shows…..some of these clunkers lasted for several seasons, quality be damned!