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Feed Your DVR: 9/28/14 to 10/4/14

Sunday, September 28th – Tonight marks the fall debut of FOX’s revamped Sunday comedy block. Starting at 8pm, The Simpsons promises that one familiar character will die. Next, at 8:30, Brooklyn Nine-Nine debuts in its new Sunday time slot. Sure, we’re eager to see more of the dynamite chemistry between Detectives Peralta and Santiago, but really, we’re most eager to […]

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Feed Your DVR: 9/14/14 to 9/20/14

Sunday, September 14th – Ken Burn’s newest epic, 14-hour miniseries takes on the Roosevelts, telling the interwoven stories of Theodore, Eleanor, and Franklin’s personal and public lives. The first of the seven parts of The Roosevelts: An Intimate Story airs tonight on PBS (8pm, but check local listings), with a new episode every night this week. Monday, September 15th – […]

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Recap: The Knick, “The Busy Flea” (1×03)

We use several juicy adjectives in an attempt to describe story progression, including “unfolds”, “reveals”, and “thickens”, but the one I like best for The Knick’s style of storytelling is “unspools.” Steven Soderbergh has said that he approached the show as a ten hour movie, and the first three episodes taken together form a triptych of set-up, demolishing established conventions […]

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