Archive for the 'Television' Category


Trailer: This show is so whacked that you’ve got to watch the two available episodes just to marvel at the creativity. In a world where everybody just repeats what everybody else does, I’ve never seen a show quite like this. Cecily Strong and Keegan-Michael Key are doctors who go on a retreat to improve […]

Seven Seconds

TRAILER: You’ve got to watch this for the Jersey City/east coast feel. Would I put “Seven Seconds” at the top of your list? Absolutely not. First check off “Borgen,” “The Bureau” and “Spiral,” not to mention many others. But we’re starting to scrape the bottom of the barrel. I’m sick of genre shows. And […]

Mr. Inbetween Now this was a good rec. A number of people e-mailed me about it and then I checked RottenTomatoes and the critics score was 95 and the audience score was 98 so we decided to check it out. Glad we did, there’s not another show quite like it. “Mr. Inbetween” is Australian. So there’s […]

Paul Ricard

They were racing in France. In 1962 I went to SAAC Camp in Westport, Connecticut. It was based at a school that no longer exists, I’ve searched for it a number of times, both in real life and online, and finally its destruction has been documented in Google Maps, I was never sure if it […]