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  1. Premium TV Show Smackdown: HBO vs. Showtime

    HBO and Showtime reign as the top premium channels. Both networks have produced some of the most talked about original TV shows over the past 10 years and have shown…

  2. The Walking Dead Reappears Midseason: Review and Screenshot Collage

    Let’s clear up something right out of the gate. Why are we reviewing a mid-season episode of a series with only four episodes left in its third season? The answer…

  3. The Mystery of Downton Abbey’s Success Unveiled

    The way I see it, there are two types of TV watchers in this world: those who love Downton Abbey and those who haven’t yet started watching it. The fascination…

  4. The Life of a TV Show: from Pilot to Finale

    If I mentioned summertime and pitches in the same sentence you might assume that I’m talking about baseball, and most of the time that would be a logical assumption. In…

  5. How Much Would It Cost To Take an Internet TV Show And Air It On Cable TV?

    When it comes to TV production, it’s all about the Benjamins. While directors and producers definitely want to entertain their audience and pull big ratings, it’s only to attract new…

  6. Does Binge Viewing Have an Effect on Your Brain?

    The Prevalence of Binge Viewing and its Effects on Your Brain TV binge-watching isn’t a new phenomenon. Shutting out the world for a long weekend of small screen companionship has…

  7. Why are Premium Channel Shows So Good?

    Real life isn’t censored. It’s complicated, gritty, beautiful, perplexing, sad, and tragic at times. These things can’t be helped because we are living, breathing beings with strong emotions and feelings,…

  8. Prepare To Get Hooked: 5 British Shows Now Available On U.S. Streaming Services

    Many Americans have a taste for British television. In fact, we can’t seem to get enough. When Prince William got married, 23 million of us got up early in the…

  9. Does Switching Networks Spell The End for TV Shows?

    They’re called Network Jumpers—shows that switch networks while still in syndication.  Why do TV shows switch networks? Does network jumping  usually spell the end for a show, or is there…

  10. What Kind of Person Watches Reality TV?

    Your mom may have once told you that watching TV would rot your brain, but she probably never imagined the likes of Jersey Shore and Keeping Up with the Kardashians….