You might want to check in on Screen Scholars this weekend (maybe bring a nice casserole) as two of our all-time favorite shows come to an end on successive nights. Tonight, it’s Mike Schur’s master class on good v. evil as we find out the … Continue reading What To Watch: 01/30/2020
The peacock gets +1035 points for returning one of its greatest nights of television, led by the last licks of Michael Schur’s remarkable sitcom about a brokedown afterlife. Let’s get to it. JASON’S PICK: The Good Place [NBC, 8:30p] As the trolley chugs along to … Continue reading What To Watch: 01/09/2019
We’re all about the Thursday night NBC line-up here at Screen Scholars, so you’ll likely see at least two shows from it highlighted in this space every Thursday until we use it up. JASON’S PICK: The Good Place [NBC, 9p] Tonight is a bit of … Continue reading What To Watch: 10/31/2019
So, call this Screen Scholars Christmas as there’s just so much we are excited about — led of course by the return of the most remarkable show on network television as we begin to see the endgame of Mike Schur (or, knowing him and this … Continue reading What To Watch: 09/26/2019
Not only do we have new shows (as well as a primer for a returning show and the NBC return of a PBS classic) trickling in as we speed towards the big week of September debuts, we have a whole new forum as BET launches … Continue reading What To Watch: 09/19/2019
The Elite Eight are now the Final, fantastic, furious four. Let’s sled across the finish line and get voting.
And then there were eight!!!!!!!! The NCAA finals dribble on and so does Screen Scholars March Madness. With eight excellent, elated, and especially edifying television programs remaining, the final winner can be literally any one of them. Why? Because I encourage voting early and often. The … Continue reading Elite Eight: The Polls