“The Owls are Not What They Seem” and Other Life Lessons From 90’s TV

Editor’s note: This post was written by Lydia Mondy, a part-time freelance blogger and full-time nerd. She grew up in an extremely rural area with four fuzzy television channels from a rickety antenna. She mostly played with sticks. Harry, I’m going to let you in on a little secret… [image source] Despite rampant trash-talk, the […]

4+ Summer TV Shows to Keep You Busy While Waiting for the New TV Season

Is your mom bugging you to go out and enjoy the weather instead of staying indoors and keeping your eyes glued to the TV or computer monitor, as the case may be? Whether she is or not, I am pretty sure that you are missing your favorite TV shows, and you may see summer as […]

Michelle Fairley AKA Catelyn Stark Delivers Awful News About Game of Thrones [SPOILER ALERT]

We know that all we love will die. That’s how George R.R. Martin rolls. But what about the dead that are (were?) supposed to come back to life, albeit in a zombified form? Book readers know that Catelyn Stark, played by actress Michelle Fairley, comes back to play the Game of Thrones in a fashion, […]

What You Need to Know if You’re Planning a TV Show Watching Binge

What’s your favorite TV show? Sherlock? House of Cards? Game of Thrones? It doesn’t really matter much which one it is, for it is certain that at some point, you will want to binge watch. It happens to everyone, and while it is more of a habit for some, especially on weekends, you might want […]

5 TV Shows That Make 2014 Exciting for TV Geeks

Editor’s note: This list was compiled by Kevin Fischer, a freelance writer and contributor for Examiner.com. With a passion for TV, technology, sports, movies and music, Kevin is best considered as entertainment-enthusiast. In addition to keeping up with his favorite programs, teams, gadgets, and celebrities, Kevin enjoys going to concerts and exploring his musical talents. Check […]

Series Briefing and Review: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

  Since I don’t like to judge shows based purely on the Pilot episodes, this review for Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. was written after the second episode of the series, ’0-8-4′ aired. First, a few caveats. I’ve read some Avengers and related comics here and there, but I’m not a hardcore follower of the series or […]

The Psychology of the Breaking Bad Homes

The chances are that you all know how the homes of the Breaking Bad characters. From Jesse’s erstwhile residence (not really, but kinda) slash RV to his aunt’s home where the epic body dissolving incident happened to the White’s home (which had rot at some point) – these homes are linked to their inhabitants somehow. […]

Never Say Goodbye: Showcase of Breaking Bad Geekery

The most passionate fans (Breaking Bad fans are definitely among them) are not content to just merely watch a show—they want to talk about it, interact with it, and immerse themselves in its world. In today’s digital terrain, devotion and creativity have received a significant boost when compared to how fans celebrated a large cult […]

Five Geeky Television Shows About Saving the World

Saving the world is a prevalent theme in a lot of movies and television shows. It is such a common motivator for protagonists, that “get up, save the world” is listed among the TV tropes site, which spins it as an everyday, mundane occurrence. Yet audiences eat this up, time and time again if the […]

The History of Superheroes on TV

Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. premieres this week, and it looks like a sure hit. Before it arrives, let’s take a look at the long (and often depressing) history of superheroes on TV.