Category Archives: Television

Alone Show on History Channel May Come Down to Equipment

By | April 26, 2016

Surviving the longest on the Alone show on History channel may come down to the selection of the ten items of equipment from a list of 50 options. Each of the contestants is allowed to select ten items of optional equipment from a group of 50 options.  Lessons from the first season of the Alone show on History… Read More »

FX Show, The People v. O.J. Simpson, and Polygraph Issues

By | April 9, 2016

The FX show, The People v. O.J. Simpson:  American Crime Story, featured a scene in which Simpson was polygraphed in a test arranged by his lawyers. Obviously, this polygraph test was to be for their use only, and performed by an operator they hired, but it presented a number of interesting issues that could be rolled over, and… Read More »

SOS Coney Island SOS Vampire Siege SOS

By | July 28, 2015

SOS Coney Island SOS Vampire Siege SOS.  Hey, Jimmy.  I don’t want to alarm you, but I am preparing to be attacked by one or more of them. I’m just letting you know in case something happens to me.  I am working up a major defensive plan inside my perimeter using everything I have at my disposal right… Read More »

Fans of Tyrant on FX may be Interested in the Alhambra

By | July 21, 2015

Fans of Tyrant on FX may be interested in the art and architecture of the Alhambra, a fantastic Moorish castle overlooking Granada, Spain. The intricate designs seen in the interior sets on Tyrant on FX have antecedents in history which include the Moorish outposts built in Spain centuries ago.  The FX show features these exquisite works of art. … Read More »

A Great Interview: Judy Greer and Nat Faxon of Married on FX

By | July 15, 2015

Check out this great interview on HuffPost Live with Judy Greer and Nat Faxon of Married on FX, a no-holds-barred, crazy ride, much like the FX show. In the interview, Judy Greer and Nat Faxon of Married on FX discuss their roles as married couple, Lina and Russ Bowman, on the comedic FX show. Married on FX is… Read More »

Unlikely Heroes Coming to the Rescue in The Strain on FX

By | July 2, 2015

The Strain on FX has unlikely heroes coming to the rescue as a modern day plague of vampires has descended on New York City and its surrounds. I guess they are vampires, but in The Strain on FX it is hard to tell sometimes.  The Master, who should really be named Pandora, in honor of the box he… Read More »

Married on FX is an FX Show Worth Your Half-hour

By | June 24, 2015

Married on FX is worth your half-hour, especially if you need a laugh or to feel better about yourself, if only by comparison to our betrothed couple. There have only been a few television shows where I could definitely say of its star character, without fear of contradiction, “That guy is pathetic.”  Yet, Nat Faxon has given us… Read More »