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How Not to Fail a TV Show

How Not to Fail a TV Show

TV: How Not to Fail a TV Show By Aymar Jean Christian You may not know we lost an important show this past week: The L Word. The series was among the most inconsistent on television. Each season would have a new focus and tone; characters would completely change personalities; wardrobes would magically improve. Still, [...]

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The Importance of Being Pretty

The Importance of Being Pretty

UPDATE (7/30): EW‘s Ausiello now confirms an extensive Betty makeover is being tested among audiences by ABC! A month after I wrote this original piece, Silvio Horta, the brains behind Betty, suggested these changes would be on the way. UPDATE 2: Ugly Betty moving to Fridays, after ABC flirted with canceling it. If you care [...]

March 3, 2009 Aymar Jean Christian uncategorized 2

The Best Gays of Our Lives

The Best Gays of Our Lives

The Best Gays of Our Lives Aymar Jean Christian TV offers perhaps the best chance for gays to make public relations inroads and gain cultural acceptance. ABC’s Brothers & Sisters. (NOTE: Since writing this, Desperate Housewives has finally given Andrew a sex life! With a leading plastic surgeon! And they’re moving in together! And he [...]

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Watching: The Wire

Watching: The Wire

The Wire – Wow. W-o-w. Wow. Just finished watching the entire series in about two weeks — maybe a week and a half, I don’t remember. It must be that there’s never been a show about a city as well done as The Wire, and I’m not sure any network will ever have the courage [...]

July 24, 2008 Aymar Jean Christian uncategorized 3