Television

Hey, just because this site is primarily dedicated toward the art of reading doesn’t mean that we’re not interested and sometimes influenced by television.

Blog: Killjoys

An interesting new show on “ScyFy” that explores some really interesting characters and that engages in some novel world building.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm July 9, 2016 Tags: , , , ,
Blog: Cleverman

I don’t generally judge a show by it’s pilot episode. Especially one that has the elements Cleverman has. But this show is a hot mess and despite some great things going for it.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm June 9, 2016 Tags: , ,
Blog: Preacher

AMC just launched the new Preacher TV show. So far, it’s pretty damned good and I want to discuss some of the differences between the show and the comic and where it might go.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm June 5, 2016 Tags: , , ,
Blog: Dark Matter

Stop me if you’ve heard this one: A group of people, bound together for some reason on a space ship, fly through the galaxy sometimes solving other people’s problems but usually just creating more of their own… It’s a known trope but another new show uses it really well.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm May 11, 2016 Tags: , ,
2.9 – Computing & Media

How do the colonies go from nothing to a complete and accessible media landscape in less than twenty years? And how does computing help drive it? That’s what we’re talking about this week!

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm July 5, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , ,