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Band of Brothers

Another epic World War II miniseries.  Band of Brothers (2001) follows E “Easy” Company of the 101st Airborne Division from training to the end of the war.  Based on a book by Stephen Ambrose, the focus is on the battlefront … Continue reading

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The Newsroom Episode 4

You’re just setting out to hurt someone? Will (Jeff Daniels) is on a mission to civilize, but it isn’t going well.  It’s a New Year’s Eve party and people are getting set up with other people.  Sloan (Olivia Munn) encourages … Continue reading

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The Newsroom Episode 3

We took a dive for the ratings. Will (Jeff Daniels) wakes up at 2am and gets a fax with Utah Republican Primary exit polling data and gets an idea.  The Tea Party started as a grassroots response to troubled times and … Continue reading

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The Newsroom

Alright, you’re going to see some things. This is the Golden Age of television.  It’s been obviously the case after The West Wing (1999-2006) and The Wire (2002-08).  For those in the UK (or their cultural stalkers), there have been too many examples to … Continue reading

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