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Mad Men and Petals in the Wind
Mad Men and Petals in the WindI spent the weekend at WisCon, which was as absorbing as usual, which means I have a news post backlog! Two today: Before Sunday’s finale, I wrote a piece about how this season of Mad Men (yes, it’s a season, this half-season split is BS) pulls so deeply on its characters’ pasts.…
Decoys and Seances
Decoys and SeancesI have two things alive on the internet! Firstly: I got to write up one of my favorite “lost” TV shows for AV Club’s One-Season Wonders. I have enjoyed plenty of doomed shows in my time, but most of them are in the Kings mold, where at least there’s enough of a record of them existing that you can obtain the episodes and relevant press materials.…
A Handful of Newsblips
A Handful of NewsblipsI’m headed to England this week! I hope to be able to keep up with some of my shows while I’m gone (two weeks without Reign? Say it isn’t so!), but in preparation for my departure, because I will have forgotten all of this by the time I come back, have a little news!…