Chitchat: Reflecting on the end of Fringe

In the aftermath of Fringe's series finale, I exchanged some emails with friend of the site Cameron White.  Cory: Well Cameron, Fringe is over. The 13-episode final season had its ups and downs (which we'll get to), but the finale played it pretty straight. There weren't too many BIG surprises and the emotional beats carried the … Continue reading Chitchat: Reflecting on the end of Fringe

TV Surveillance Podcast Episode 6 — Lincoln Lee’s Glasses are Ridiculous

In the sixth episode of the TV Surveillance Podcast, Tim Bavlnka joins host Cory Barker for a discussion of the very young seasons of Supernatural and Fringe. The two talk about why season seven of Supernatural is on the path to success and why season four of Fringe feels a lot like the exact opposite of that. Also: You can now subscribe to the … Continue reading TV Surveillance Podcast Episode 6 — Lincoln Lee’s Glasses are Ridiculous

Season Premiere review — Fringe, “Neither Here Nor There”

I'm short on time this weekend, but I wanted to jot down a few thoughts on the season four premiere of Fringe. This post will be brief. Fringe is in a weird position. Or at least it seems that way to me. Season three discarded all pretensions and presumptions of general popularity and dove quickly and … Continue reading Season Premiere review — Fringe, “Neither Here Nor There”

Season Finale — Fringe, “The Day We Died”

Hey folks, I had a busy weekend full of personal business, so I'll be posting some reviews of Friday television today. They're late and probably a bit shorter than usual, but hopefully they're still worth reading. I said in my review of Fringe's penultimate episode that this season was one of my favorite of recent … Continue reading Season Finale — Fringe, “The Day We Died”