Category Archives: tv

Screen Time

I make no secret of the fact that I am a HUGE fan of Figure Skating. It’s a fact that, if a piece of music gets ‘under my skin,’ my brain will start skating to it. Good thing, because I … Continue reading

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As Seen On TV…

So I went surfing around, looking for post inspiration, and sometimes, even though I cannot stand The View, I find they have some good topics for discussion. And the other day, I found this. It’s a double-segment that they did … Continue reading

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What Happened to Oprah?

So, I’m supposed to be helping Twinkle write little poems for Josh’s Advent Ribbon, which means, of course, that I’m surfing the web and listening to Rush, instead. And he posed a really good question. What happened to Oprah? Two … Continue reading

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Infomercials

Do you enjoy the thrill of a purchase from an infomercial, QVC, HLN? Here is an interview with someone who’s addicted to it. Sue wrote this post about “As seen on TV” but it was so long ago I thought … Continue reading

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Start TODAY

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TV’s Greatest Pets

I thought this was really fun. Who was your favorite TV pet? Is yours among these or was yours not mentioned?

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Question of the Day

If you could only watch one TV show for the rest of your life what would it be? (considering it would always be a new episode)

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No Football?

Here’s a rant… can we find some way to make it illegal to put EVERY football game on cable?  Honestly, what is New Year’s Day without the Rose Bowl?  And yet, here we are, in the middle of Iowa, carrying … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

What TV show had  the best final episode/series finale? (submitted by Big Brother Mike, a regular Lurker)

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Sesame Street a “no go” for Katy Perry

When I was watching Good Morning America one day last week I hadn’t heard this story about Katy Perry being on Sesame Street never mind they weren’t going to air it. Parent’s called in and complained that Sesame Street was … Continue reading

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CURVES??? NOOOOOOO!!!!!!!

Before I go any farther, please watch the following two videos: And please look at these pictures: And now, the brouhaha. Several weeks ago, Lane Bryant released the commercial that you just saw for viewing during “Dancing with the Stars” … Continue reading

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Oh Boy….

This guy needs to come spend some time in the Northern Midwest… find out what REAL snow is…

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Question of the day

Which is the one television character that you simply adore?

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Question of the day

What is your favorite current TV show?

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Soaps

Who watches Soap Opera’s? Or should I ask, who will admit to watching them? My mom never watch soaps but my grandma watched a couple. I can remember watching General Hospital with her when I was just a child. I … Continue reading

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White House and Fox News in fisticuffs….

I haven’t really been paying a whole lot of attention to the “feud” between the White House and Fox News. I don’t watch this news channel unless my brother is here. I did watch Glen Beck now and then during … Continue reading

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A Matter of Ethics?

I must admit, I’m torn on this one. In the past few days, there has been some discussion about the AP running a photograph of Marine Lance Cpl. Joshua “Bernie” Bernard, injured and dying. According to this story, there was … Continue reading

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Our Life…Unplugged

I have never liked being alone and I have never enjoyed the sound of silence. For me, if it was quiet then I was more than likely alone and I wasn’t comfortable with that. I would actually have my TV … Continue reading

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Question of the day

If you could belong to a TV family, which one would you choose?

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How movies have changed

  I can remember it was in 1970, I was 13 years old.  I was an avid reader and if a book I’d read was ever made into a movie, my mom and I would go see it.  I had read … Continue reading

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Question of the day

           Leno or Letterman?  

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This is just down right aggravating!!

If people what to work in customer service they should speak clear English, the lovely people who hire for Dish Network obviously don’t make that a requirement. SO I was a little irked to begin with. I called the beloved … Continue reading

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Making the “switch”

Raise your hand if you’re sick to DEATH of hearing about making the switch to digital tv??  I can see all your hands going up.  Just how long have we been hearing about it?  A year??  Well, I’m so glad … Continue reading

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Question of the day

How many TV’s do you have in your house?

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What constitutes being dumb???

Around here we all like Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader.  Paul, I and my brother Darryl really like it.  When I know he’s coming for the weekend, I’ll save a couple weeks episodes just so we can watch … Continue reading

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