Comic-Con regulars know Thursday is usually the calm before the epic storm of Friday and Saturday. And without “Twilight” on the agenda, this year’s first full day of the Con looks even less packed than usual.
Except, of course, for the 20th Anniversary of “The X-Files” which should fill Ballroom 20 past its breaking point and likely have hardcore fans lining up early just to… Continue reading Comic-Con 2013 Thursday schedule: 'X-Files,' 'Divergent,' 'Dexter' among highlights
It’s an election year, which means “Saturday Night Live” gets an extra half hour every week during “SNL Weekend Update Thursday” to skewer all the ridiculous news that comes up on the campaign trail. The first 2012 edition featured a skit about the leaked Mitt Romney video that made fun of “Fox & Friends” as much as the Republican nominee, along with some feisty Update… Continue reading 'SNL Weekend Update Thursday' skewers Mitt Romney and Fox & Friends
MUSTN’T-SEE TV NEWS
… Remember when Thursday nights were owned by NBC? Friends! Seinfeld! ER! Now it’s got… The Firm. The 10pm showing of the new drama drew a pathetic 0.9 rating in the adult demo on Thursday, placing it EIGHTH for the evening. I know what you’re saying: “But Tim, there are only like five major networks!” Exactly. MTV won the time period with Jersey Shore‘s 3.5, followed by CBS’s… Continue reading News Briefs: NBC Got Its Butt Kicked at 10pm on Thursday