Archive for November, 2008

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Hang Your Christmas Pumpkins & Pre-Order Your Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog DVD

Before you even say it, I know, I know… I’ve been horribly neglecting Friday Fun this month. And I even had it on my “To Do” list all week in hopes that I’d have it prepared early. HA. December is just days away and I promise I’ll get a Friday Fun up EVERY Friday next [...]

November 28th, 2008 | Rae | Comments Off | Continued
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Here’s Hoping You Didn’t Get Any Chumash Diseases

Happy Thanksgiving! I hope everyone had a great day, even if you weren’t one of us celebrating Thanksgiving. And, hey, I have leftover chocolate cream pie at my place… first come, first serve! I’m grateful for so much that it’d be impossible to list it all and not miss something. I love my family and [...]

November 27th, 2008 | Rae | 1 comment | Continued
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Giveaway: ABC Family 25 Days of Christmas Prize Pack

For a lot of people, tomorrow marks the true beginning of the Christmas season, so I figured today’s as good a day as any to put up our 25 Days of Christmas giveaway. Over the next two weeks we’ll be giving away two prize packs containing: 25 Days of Christmas programming guide, with tree ornament [...]

November 26th, 2008 | Rae | 14 comments | Continued
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A Bunch of Turkeys on Top Chef Tonight

First things first, Amrie and I are such masters at being brief with our thoughts that we totally could have kept our TVx3 Reality Break to 90 seconds this week, but we just knew that all of you would prefer the 17 minute version instead… Or something like that. Yes, Amrie and I did a [...]

November 26th, 2008 | Rae | Comments Off | Continued
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I love holiday programming and I don’t just mean holiday specials. I love it when TV shows do holiday specific episodes. And I love that continues to offer holiday themed programming for TV lovers just like me. This week they’re all decked out in Fall colors and they’ve got a buffet full of Thanksgiving [...]

November 25th, 2008 | Rae | Comments Off | Continued
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TV Blog Coalition: Nov. 21-23

I may have been missing in blogging last week but my fellow TV bloggers weren’t. Check out what the TV Blog Coalition was posting about: From Turtle on Entourage to Thirteen on House, Buzz rounded up some of her favorite nicknamed TV characters. (BuzzSugar) A hodge podge of stuff ranging on how to win an [...]

November 25th, 2008 | Rae | Comments Off | Continued
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A Very Colbert-y Christmas (Special) To You!

Despite my very good intentions to go to bed early last night, I staying up for A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All! It wasn’t nearly as funny as I’d hoped but I wouldn’t have missed it for the world. My biggest complaint, by far, was the freaking laugh track. As I understand it, [...]

November 24th, 2008 | Rae | Comments Off | Continued
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Giveaway: Signed Val Emmich “Little Daggers” CD & Poster

How about we celebrate Thanksgiving week with a few giveaways? Nothing says “thanks!” like free stuff. Right? First up, we’ve got something that my Val Emmich and Ugly Betty fans are going to love. Thanks to Val and Sideways Media, I’ve got two signed copies of Val’s newest album, “Little Daggers,” to give away. Plus, [...]

November 24th, 2008 | Rae | 90 comments | Continued
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TVx3 E008 (Fall TV Status Report) & E009 (TV Leftovers)

Oops! Just realized I never posted about last week’s podcast. Sorry about that folks. Gotta get back on schedule over here. Anyway, now you have two new TVx3 episodes! Last week we went over how our Fall TV schedules have changed now that the season is in full swing. Plus we shared our thoughts on [...]

November 24th, 2008 | Rae | Comments Off | Continued
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Smiley Faces on the Wall

Thoughts on Grey’s Anatomy, 5×09: “In the Midnight Hour” At what point did Lexie Grey become my favorite character on Grey’s Anatomy and how did that happen? Here’s the thing, I don’t hate the Denny storyline as much as everyone else. I attribute that to not having seen almost any of the first season and [...]

November 23rd, 2008 | Rae | 6 comments | Continued
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TV Flashback: That’s kind of a thing with you, huh?

Pardon this trip down memory lane. Every once in awhile I get lost in the memory of my favorite shows of TV past. This time I’m blaming it on Spads. She used an icon from this scene the other day and I had to go watch it. Veronica confronting Duncan about the night at the [...]

November 23rd, 2008 | Rae | 2 comments | Continued
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Gifts for the TV Whore: The Write Environment DVD Series

Where the heck did 2008 go?! Christmas is a mere five weeks away and, sure, that seems like long enough right now but I guarantee you it’ll be over in the blink of an eye. And so I present an excellent gift suggestion for the TV whore (addict? lover? whatever name you’re going with) in [...]

November 21st, 2008 | Rae | Comments Off | Continued
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Helllloooo Nurse!

Know what I miss? Besides having time to watch TV and blog about it? (Clearly I’m on some kind of weird November hiatus here. Too bad it’s not because I’m too busy watching the sweeps episodes to blog about them.) No, no, what I really miss are the Animaniacs. Oh, shows of my childhood, how [...]

November 20th, 2008 | Rae | 4 comments | Continued
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New Chuck Tonight & Beyonce At Burger King Earworm

NBC is bumming me out with the lack of new Chuck webisodes. Though I guess I shouldn’t complain too much since I did get screeners for the three November sweeps episodes of the show. And, before you get too jealous, just remember the double-edged sword of screeners… now I have to wait even longer for [...]

November 17th, 2008 | Rae | 1 comment | Continued
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TV Blog Coalition: Nov 14-16

I’ve been such a lousy blogger lately! Thank goodness for the awesome Just Jody, who has been helping me out lately. If not for her, this place would be a true ghost town. Bad time to be too busy to talk about TV, eh? Hopefully everyon’s enjoying November sweeps. My fellow TV bloggers sure seem [...]

November 17th, 2008 | Rae | Comments Off | Continued
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Your Daily Dose of Kaitlin Olson

My TV viewing (and blogging) is way off this week. As if I had to tell you that. Then, last night, my cable was acting up and I could barely make out every third word on the shows I tried to watch. Fun times. Needless to say, I have not seen last night’s It’s Always [...]

November 14th, 2008 | Rae | Comments Off | Continued
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Friday Fun: Title Match

Driving to work this morning, I heard one of my favorite TV Theme Songs on the radio, and was struck by what a bizarre title it had. As a girl who has a serious infatuation with music on TV, this got me to wondering how many of our beloved TV theme songs we would recognize [...]

November 14th, 2008 | Just Jody | 8 comments | Continued
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Top 5 Happy TV Moments

It’s a grey and dreary day here in Ottawa, and it seems like a perfect day for a TV pick me up! And what better TV pick-me up is there than fondly reminiscing over favorite Happy TV Moments? I know that you’ll likely all have different Happy TV Moments than I do, but hopefully some [...]

November 13th, 2008 | Just Jody | 8 comments | Continued