These are some weird times. Watch some TV. Maybe a Click or Pleasantville or Stay Tuned scenario will happen and… no wait, all of those came with their own set of consequences. Anyway, stay safe, everyone! Here’s some shows. KATHERINE’S PICK: Feel Good … Continue reading What To Watch: 03/19/2020
Our March Madness series chugs along, now with two tournaments in another themed series: reality programming. Now, we don’t discuss reality television here, much (and, two Bravo shows will turn up later, in another division) but there’s plenty of scripted programming on television, and it … Continue reading March Madness: Reality Competition
…Oh, was that the wrong sports reference? Welcome back to Screen Scholars March Madness! Some of us don’t give a wit for balls, but all of us love television. We’d be remiss if we tossed aside the one feature that brings clicks to our site–and … Continue reading March Madness 2019 Kickoff!
One long-running Bravo reality show goes out for the season, another one comes in. There’s such balance in reality TV nature! Or is there, as the cast of that familiar returner feels, well, less familiar now that a greater power took its Gunn away. Aaaand … Continue reading What To Watch: 03/14/2019
This time of year, even series finales have a Christmas tint — although in a twist of sorts, one show (that’s always been a bit of a maverick) goes all in on one of the other happy holidays. Also, all our recs are either timeless … Continue reading What to Watch: 12/20/2018
We wander back into two cities, one real, one famously fictional–both foreboding and dark. Donald Glover’s urban Georgia hip-hop universe is so stark and affecting, it’s hard to fathom that this is only its second go-around. On the other hand, the most current take on … Continue reading What to Watch: 03/01/2018
Top Chef versus Full Frontal with Samantha Bee is our most unlikely pairing. It might have been more fitting for the Queen of Late Night to face The Real Housewives of Atlanta or The Bachelor—imagine the jokes! Instead our matchings led to easy wins for Top Chef, beating The Real … Continue reading Your March Madness Sweet 16: Top Chef vs. Full Frontal with Samantha Bee