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Zach Morris is back

June 22, 2009


…on Jimmy Fallon earlier this month. Bayside, Mr. Belding, good times. I forgot about Zach’s ‘time outs’ until he did it during the interview. It’s like no time has passed, Mark Paul looks eerily the same as Zach. Is there really a possible¬†Saved by the Bell reunion in the works? The¬†interview runs about 8 minutes. […]

SYTYCD Canada, again

December 8, 2008


Ah, I knew it. Has a reality show contestant pegged as a potential winner from the start ever end up winning the whole thing in the end? Congrats Nico on winning So You Think You Can Dance Canada! No hot Russian ballroom contestants, but we did get lots of representation from Quebec in the top […]


December 3, 2008


So You Think You Can Dance Canada is the first reality show I’ve actually voted for. With the exception of Isaak, I thought all of the top 6 would be fine contenders for the grand prize ($100,000; a 2009 Mercedes Benz C230; and the inaugural title of Canada’s favourite dancer). Last week I concentrated my […]

Half-blood prince trailer

November 18, 2008


A newer Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince trailer. Still irked that this should have been in theatres this week. Is it July yet? And here’s an older trailer in high resolution. Previous posts here, here and here.

Austen fun

October 5, 2008


Two fun Austen things: Lost in Austen – I mentioned this show and posted the trailer for episode one here, a four-part miniseries from UK broadcaster ITV. It’s about a woman, Amanda Price (Jemima Rooper) who travels back in time to Austen’s Bennet household and swaps places with Elizabeth. Amanda’s presence throws Pride and Prejudice […]

Chuck season 1 bloopers

August 25, 2008


The Chuck season one dvd goes on sale here September 16. The bloopers have been posted, since it’s been released in Europe already.

fall tv

August 21, 2008


That time of year again. No dvr/pvr here, so I do things old school and make a list of shows to watch and check out. Sept. 8 – Terminator: Sarah Connor Chronicles season two starts on Fox Sept. 9 – Fringe debuts on Fox (might check out. I’m still a little bitter when it comes […]