LESS THAN KIND

Naming The Great Moments in Canadian T.V.

Recently, there's been some of that recurring soul-searching that occurs in Canadian entertainment. Globe and Mail columnist John Doyle got people talking after penning a piece decrying the mediocrity of Canadian T.V.

I Can't Get No Satisfaction

CTV's new sitcom Satisfaction didn't cross any lines. I suspect most people watching it -- male or female -- didn't think about any possible undercurrents. That's kind of my point. Just because we accept it as the norm, doesn't mean it's not worth asking why we accept it as the norm.
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Yes, More Of 'Less'

It looks like we're heading back to Winnipeg one last time for a bittersweet summer of turmoil and goodbyes in this fourth and final season of the award-winning "Less Than Kind." Opening with two back...

Shooting Blanks on the Sitcom "Seed"

I like to blog about pop culture -- specifically (though not exclusively) Canadian film & TV. Ideally, I should write about one particular theme...then move on to another. But as Al Pacino said in a...