Sarah Palin's Fox News Channel special "Real American Stories" caused some advance controversy by featuring LL Cool J without his permission, which was a stroke of genius, since otherwise there would…
"I want my country back," has become a frequent rallying cry among Tea Party protesters -- the anti-government, anti-taxation political movement that has emerged in the U.S.
Rich, textured and too leisurely in its gait, "Treme" won't be to everyone's taste.
Leonard Pitts has written an excellent column about how anonymous comments on the web bring out the worst in people. I agree with him — and extend that plea to cable news organizations. For years…
A surprisingly refreshing throwback to ABC's "TGIF"-style sitcoms of old.
Update: Writer Skye Dent, who knew David Mills through the WGA, sends along the following thoughts about him. My original item is below: Because David was so light-skinned, a lot of people in…
ABC gave "V" about as hard a sell as a network can on Tuesday, running an irritating countdown clock to its return throughout the preceding "Lost" episode. And the show did OK: 7 million viewers…
At the risk of providing unsolicited advice, primetime programmers appear to be missing a significant opportunity to capitalize on society's persistent fascination with infidelity.
A&E has dabbled in scripted crime dramas, but still commits most of its resources to unscripted fare.
Although I had to laugh at a comment on rottentomatoes.com regarding my review of "Clash of the Titans" (the full review being available here), it also advances a popular myth about critics that I…
If you haven't watched the latest "24" and want to, don't read this. In other words, SPOILER ALERT. The customary midseason blues hit "24" harder than usual on Monday, which underscores why the…