Monday, April 23, 2012

Happy Anniversary, Fox!

Has it really been 25 years? Last night, after encore presentations of the pilot episode of Married... with Children and The Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire, the FOX network aired a special presentation looking back at 25 groundbreaking years of broadcasting; featuring some of the network's stars and hosted by none other than by Ryan Seacrest.

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

"So Long", Dick Clark

A very sad and heartbreaking day for the entertainment industry, as television producer, creator, mogul, and host, Dick Clark has passed away today at the age of 82.

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Just WHAT Is Going On With Logo Lately?

Last night, the Logo network debuted a brand-new reality show, Eden's World, a spinoff of Toddlers & Tiaras, about at 7-year-old "diva" working the pageant circuit along with her mother. This is the first of what's supposed to be several "mainstream" attempts at programming, not to mention the addition of Teen Mom reruns. But wait a minute. I thought this was Logo, the channel for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered community to call home. What's happening here?

Saturday, April 14, 2012

DVD REVIEW: As The World Turns - 20 Classic Episodes

Fans were devastated when CBS announced that in September 2010, As The World Turns would no longer be airing weekday afternoons and would meet the same fate as its companion soap, Guiding Light did in 2009. However, a little over a year after the cancellations, it was announced that fans would be able to enjoy their favorite soap set in Oakdale, and other soaps produced by Procter & Gamble for that matter, in some official way after the show's last air date: via DVD's and streaming content. The first main set released was a 20 episode-themed volume package of As The World Turns.