Articles Posted in the " Television " Category

  • Watching Taken the Miniseries (part 7)

    Allie is wise far beyond her years… and kind of sassy too. And that’s why everyone in the show loves her, basically. For us, we finally get to know who our narrator is and she’s pretty damn awesome. Allie’s been a constant presence for us since the beginning, but we haven’t been properly introduced to […]


  • Supernatural DallasCon: Day 1

    Supernatural’s convention in Dallas is famous for “bringing the boys home” to Jensen Ackles and Jared Padalecki’s home state of Texas. As the last convention before Season 9 of the CW series begins and with several episodes filmed, fans are hopeful for more information from behind the scenes, are searching for spoilers, and are hoping […]


  • Supernatural, Queer Baiting, and the Twittersphere

    When fans get upset about something, many of them turn to Twitter.  They tweet actors, writers, and producers in the hopes of having their voices heard.  Twitter has provided a very unique platform for audience interaction and participation and sometimes, on very special occasions, fans get a response from those creators.  And that is exactly […]


  • And What of Dorne? Musings About House Martell

    This post is going to be mostly spoiler free. Any spoilers will simply be character names, personality traits, and things like House motto and sigil. There will be no spoilers in regards to plot elements, character deaths, or marriages. The “show only” crowd should be able to read this article relatively safely. We’ve got a […]


  • Sleepy Hollow Review : 1×01 Pilot

    Sleepy Hollow didn’t even show up on my radar until it was literally in the middle of the premiere. A lot of my friends on Tumblr were very opinionated on the whole ordeal. Most loved it. Some hated it. And when something stirs up that much emotion just during the premiere, well, I certainly can’t […]


  • Watching Taken the Miniseries (part 6)

    We’ve now made it halfway through the series and have moved on to Charlie and Lisa. We start right where the last episode left off, with the aliens taking back their property from the humans and disappearing into the night sky like the badasses that they are. Aliens don’t take crap from no one. With […]


  • Watching Taken the TV Miniseries (part 5)

    Wait, hold up, have you watched Episode 5 yet? No? Go do that then come back and we can have a chat. Don’t worry. This review isn’t going anywhere. With this episode we have another time jump to propel the plot forward. We start off pretty quickly after the end of the last episode and […]



  • Watching Taken the Miniseries (part 4)

    We’ve reached the 1970’s. The kids have grown up.  The project has evolved.  The aliens are…  still doing their thing. Owen Crawford’s oldest son, Eric has followed in his father’s footsteps and joined the government’s UFO project, but Owen doesn’t seem particularly enthusiastic of his efforts. Last episode Anne made it clear that Sam was […]


  • Watching Taken the Miniseries (part 3)

    Unlike the first two episodes, there isn’t a huge time gap between the end of Jacob and Jesse and the start of High Hopes. We continue to watch Jacob and Jesse grow up with their unique experiences in relation to the alien visitors. Jacob is looked after by them, protected, and even given a warning […]