Articles tagged "TV shows"

  1. Save our Shows: A History of Fans Fighting For Their Favorite Shows

    Leah Burrows

    Long before KickStarter offered new hope to save our shows from extinction, fans had to get creative if they wanted to rescue beloved TV programs from the brink of cancellation….

  2. Do We Really Need a “Friends” Reunion Show?

    Kim Leonard

    “No, we don’t,” says co-creator Marta Kauffman and there won’t be one, either. Reports are unclear as to how the story actually started circulating, but earlier this month, the Web…

  3. Prime-Time Ratings See Boost With DVR Numbers: What That Means For Advertisers


    All television networks gauge their show’s popularity through a system of ratings. Prime-time ratings are important because advertisers pay a premium to buy time to pitch products during a show…

  4. Dexter, the Lovable Psychopath?

    Leah Burrows

    “Dexter, don’t crash your car, you have a body in there!” If you’re a fan of the Showtime hit Dexter, this sentence shouldn’t feel strange to you — after all,…

  5. We’re All Infected: Why Walking Dead Fans Are Ravenous


    The Walking Dead

    At first glance,The Walking Dead probably looks unwatchable, dumb, and needlessly gruesome — unless you’re one of the growing number of Walking Dead fans. In the wrong hands, zombie stories…

  6. Clara Oswald: Doctor Who’s Impossible Companion

    Patty Castillo

    This article may include spoilers for those readers who have yet to see any episodes from the first or second half of series seven of Doctor Who. If the name…

  7. Reality TV Is The Simple Reality of Modern Programming

    Kim Leonard

    Reality TV has long ceased to be a way of producing low-budget content to fill out the programming schedule. These days, it’s not only a programming staple but, in the…

  8. Jimmy Fallon is Taking The Tonight Show Back To It’s Roots

    Patty Castillo

    Last week, NBC announced a successor to take over as host of The Tonight Show! Now, don’t start congratulating yourself for finally getting your time machine to work and take…

  9. How Do Top TV Shows Stay on Top?

    Leah Burrows

    Greys Anatomy Hit TV Show

    Grey’s Anatomy lost me with the ghost sex in season five, so I was surprised to discover that the show is about to be renewed for a tenth season. It’s…

  10. Ratings Don’t Lie: The Voice Finds Success with Shakira and Usher

    Patty Castillo

    The Voice may have barely begun its fourth season, but it’s already proving to be a stellar one. Sure, NBC’s reality talent show has never quite matched the success of…