Conversely, whether in print or online, critics with experience, expertise and a sense of responsibility should be championed. Those guiding voices make an essential contribution, with respected critical approbation translating into financial backing for many institutions and projects, and new voices handed a megaphone.
Recently, I had a chance to catch the season finale of Shark Tank. I have enjoyed the show for a couple of years. I love the drama that ensues as the sharks begin their attack on an entrepreneur and watching the back and forth dialogue between them.
If there's one thing we knew about Sam Axe, it's that he always had (or always wanted to have) a beer in his hand.
It's called Just Seen It, and it isn't your mother's review show (or mine, for that matter), but a fun and fast-paced hangout where working industry professionals review the latest in film and television.
The shocking event spoke to a sincere desire to connect the Sons of Anarchy to something bigger than their own concerns.
Some musical pieces, some moments, are part of us forever. That is why we started the All-Star Orchestra, a made-for-television ensemble with some of the greatest classical orchestral musicians from 30 orchestras across the United States.
NBC - Shouldn't We Be Empowering These People to Rejoice In Their Obesity? Huh? Have We Learned Nothing? Oh, Shame -- Shame On Us And Our Mixed Messages!
Even the most die-hard "Parks And Recreation" fan will admit that Season 1 wasn't great, and Fox's "New Girl" got much stronger in its second season. So in the spirit of keeping Kaling and her smart little show alive, here are a few things I'd like to see happen in Season 2.
WE HAVE TO WAIT A WEEK TO FIND OUT WHAT HAPPENS NEXT!?
All the violence, gore, despair and isolation that swirls through TV dramas these days leave me looking for relief, which is why I'm grateful for frisky concoctions like "Suits."
Did you know Canadians watch on average 30 hours of television per week? I see familiar situations on the shows and, through characters I can identify with, I often get a fresh perspective on my own life. Here are four shows I'm watching now.
Traffic on 54th Street between 6th and 7th Avenues was going in "one direction": nowhere! This area of midtown was at standstill as thousands of hysterical girls and a few boy fans converged on the theater in order to catch a glimpse, and maybe even a pic of their idols was reminiscent of Beatlemania, or maybe more like Leif Garrett-mania.
The Idris Elba cop drama would probably be more satisfying if it didn't try to cover so many bases in a limited running time
Once he had Jesse in his clutches, Hank became Walter White.
(photo: Murray Close) A ballpark, a zoo, an amusement park--any of them can attract new visitors to small town or city. But these days, having some z...
Meditation has made me more conscious of what I am eating and why. Now when I am out with friends or even at home, I do not feel the need to finish everything off my plate. I am mindful of being present with my friends and enjoying nourishing food.