Breaking Bad Series Finale Roundtable: Endings, Legacies, and More

In case you were concerned that there wasn't enough Breaking Bad analysis out there on the Internet, I gathered up some of the usual roundtable suspects to talk about the series finale "Felina," the final run of episodes, and BrBa's overall legacy. This is a lengthy discussion, full of diverse insights. I ended up not saying a whole … Continue reading Breaking Bad Series Finale Roundtable: Endings, Legacies, and More

TV Surveillance Podcast Episode 24 — The Best Television (and Voice Impressions) of 2011

It is that time again folks! The end of the year is upon us and that means it is time to look back on the highs, lows and WTFs in television from the past 12 months. There is a lot to reflect on in regard to television 2011. Charlie Sheen went crazy. Well, crazier. Comedy … Continue reading TV Surveillance Podcast Episode 24 — The Best Television (and Voice Impressions) of 2011

Quality television-by-the-numbers: On AMC’s continued misguided laziness

This is not a review for the pilot episode of Hell on Wheels. You see because I don’t think I could barely muster up more than 150 words about that initial offering. At the pilot stage, Hell on Wheels is dull, sloppy, clunky and generally trying to do way too many different things without accomplishing … Continue reading Quality television-by-the-numbers: On AMC’s continued misguided laziness

TV Surveillance Podcast Episode 8 — I Won

In this episode of the podcast, I'm joined by Adam Lukach for a lengthy postmortem of the Breaking Bad season four finale "Face Off" and a discussion about the season as a whole. Please note that this episode was recorded differently (i.e. on phones instead of Skype) and therefore the audio quality is somewhat mediocre. I'm … Continue reading TV Surveillance Podcast Episode 8 — I Won

Tuesdays with Walt — “End Times” (Podcast edition)

There are loads of great critics writing Breaking Bad reviews every Sunday night/Monday morning. Because of skill and scheduling, I’m not going to be able to stand alongside those reviews. Instead, I hope to write something about Breaking Bad each Tuesday when I have more time and perhaps you are ready for a new day’s worth of material on … Continue reading Tuesdays with Walt — “End Times” (Podcast edition)

Tuesdays with Walt: “Salud”

There are loads of great critics writing Breaking Bad reviews every Sunday night/Monday morning. Because of skill and scheduling, I’m not going to be able to stand alongside those reviews. Instead, I hope to write something about Breaking Bad each Tuesday when I have more time and perhaps you are ready for a new day’s … Continue reading Tuesdays with Walt: “Salud”

Tuesdays with Walt: “Bug”

There are loads of great critics writing Breaking Bad reviews every Sunday night/Monday morning. Because of skill and scheduling, I’m not going to be able to stand alongside those reviews. Instead, I hope to write something about Breaking Bad each Tuesday when I have more time and perhaps you are ready for a new day’s worth of material on … Continue reading Tuesdays with Walt: “Bug”

Tuesdays with Walt: “Hermanos”

There are loads of great critics writing Breaking Bad reviews every Sunday night/Monday morning. Because of skill and scheduling, I’m not going to be able to stand alongside those reviews. Instead, I hope to write something about Breaking Bad each Tuesday when I have more time and perhaps you are ready for a new day’s worth of material on … Continue reading Tuesdays with Walt: “Hermanos”

Tuesdays with Walt: “Problem Dog”

There are loads of great critics writing Breaking Bad reviews every Sunday night/Monday morning. Because of skill and scheduling, I'm not going to be able to stand alongside those reviews. Instead, I hope to write something about Breaking Bad each Tuesday when I have more time and perhaps you are ready for a new day's … Continue reading Tuesdays with Walt: “Problem Dog”

AMC breaks bad with its schedule — No Breaking Bad until July 2011

Breaking Bad ended its otherworldly third season in early June, leaving its fans breathless and wanting more just like the meth addicts the series' Walter White cooks for. Unfortunately, it looks like we will all be waiting just a little bit longer than expected. As Deadline is reporting, season four of the critically acclaimed series … Continue reading AMC breaks bad with its schedule — No Breaking Bad until July 2011