Category Archives: TV Blog

YA Book Review: The Here and Now by Ann Brashares

The Here and Now is a new romantic scifi from Ann Brashares, bestselling author of the beloved Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants series. As soon as I started reading this book, I was drawn into the story. The premise is reminiscent … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Divergent vs The Hunger Games by Elizabeth Eckhart

We have a guest post at Monkey Poop today. Writer Elizabeth Eckhart compares two book to film YA dystopias, The Hunger Games and Divergent. Take it away, Elizabeth. Comparing Divergent to The Hunger Games by Elizabeth Eckhart Since the release … Continue reading

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Ambiguous Endings: Brilliant or Lazy?

Due to the nature of this blogpost, there will be spoilers for The Giver and for Inception (the movie). So consider yourself forewarned. I recently saw Inception for the second time and it made me think again about ambiguous endings. … Continue reading

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TV Show Review: Outsourced on NBC

From my blog post at TVGeekArmy.com: (S0101) Based on the movie of the same title, this show is about a man named Todd whose company’s call center is outsourced to India. Todd is told he has to go train everyone at the call … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why Books are Better than TV

I blog a lot about books and a lot about TV. Don’t get me wrong, I love a good TV show as much (or maybe more) than the next girl, but here are 10 reasons why I love books much … Continue reading

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What was at 108 degrees on Lost?

From http://lostpedia.wikia.com/wiki/108 The name Wallace was written (and crossed out) by number 108 on the the lighthouse wheel. I didn’t catch it, but I guess someone did! (via @melgotserved)

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3 New Shows to Watch this Season

Okay, time for an update! (don’t forget there are still a few premieres left!) Definitely Watch: FlashForward The Good Wife Modern Family Maybe watch (try an episode first): Cougar Town Eastwick Community Glee Only watch if bored: Accidentally on Purpose … Continue reading

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The National Parks: America's Best Idea

This is a special series on PBS (which you can also watch online on the PBS website until the end of the week I think). They’ve been heavily advertising it (or at least, heavily for PBS) and after watching the … Continue reading

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Mad Men–Sesame Street Style

(as seen on bookshelves of doom)

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updates: Accidentally on Purpose, Cougar Town, Eastwick

Okay, so my DVR didn’t record this week’s Accidentally on Purpose and I wonder if it might have done it accidentally on purpose? But it’s plan to keep my brain from rotting was foiled as I caught it on the … Continue reading

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