Articles written by: Courtney Vaudreuil

Merlin Series Finale “The Diamond of the Day Part 2”
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Merlin Series Finale “The Diamond of the Day Part 2”

The battle picks up with Morgana’s selfish exploitation of the dragon Aithusa.  She has already used him to forge the sword she’s given to Mordred.  Now, she orders Aithusa to attack Arthur’s men.  Arthur’s men strain against Morgana’s forces and the king finds himself outnumbered and close to being over […]

Merlin “The Diamond of the Day Part 1”
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Merlin “The Diamond of the Day Part 1”

  Morgana has long carried two obsessions: killing Arthur and discovering the identity of Emerys.   She has long hated Arthur and feels that he stole the throne from her.  For Emerys, she has a particular fear and hatred because a prophesy states that Emerys will be her undoing.  Morgana’s […]

Merlin “The Drawing of the Dark”
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Merlin “The Drawing of the Dark”

There had to be a trigger to make Mordred turn against Arthur.  In this week’s Merlin, we meet Kara, the woman who Mordred is in love with but who also has a serious grudge against the house of Pendragon.  She is the person who will drive a wedge between the […]

5 Moments of Goodness from The Big Bang Theory Finale “The Bon Voyage Reaction”
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5 Moments of Goodness from The Big Bang Theory Finale “The Bon Voyage Reaction”

The Big Bang Theory finale was built up over the last couple days with rumors of a big cliffhanger.  When the credits rolled, I wondered if I’d been confused and this wasn’t the finale, because I didn’t see any big cliffhangers.  Realistically, The Big Bang Theory has not been the […]

Merlin “The Kindness of Strangers”
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Merlin “The Kindness of Strangers”

There are only a few episodes remaining until we say goodbye to Merlin.  Unfortunately, this means that I have high expectations for the characters. Five years is a big investment in a show, and fans deserve a big payout.  So far, these final episodes are not doing enough to reward […]

5 Moments of Goodness from The Big Bang Theory “The Love Spell Potential”
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5 Moments of Goodness from The Big Bang Theory “The Love Spell Potential”

Well, not every episode can be 5-star.  Last night’s Big Bang Theory had some funny moments, but wasn’t as great as we’ve seen in previous weeks.  The good: My top five moments of goodness from this episode. The cat’s away.  When the girls decide to take a weekend trip to […]

Merlin “With All My Heart”
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Merlin “With All My Heart”

We’ve had to wait a long time for the last handful of Merlin episodes.  When last we saw Guinevere, she was still under the thrall of Morgana’s spell and trying to kill Arthur.  This week, the spell was finally broken, albeit in an unsatisfactory manner.  Gwen did some terrible things […]

5 Moments of Goodness from The Big Bang Theory “The Proton Resurgence”
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5 Moments of Goodness from The Big Bang Theory “The Proton Resurgence”

This week’s The Big Bang Theory was a love note to comic genius Bob Newhart. Newhart guest starred as Professor Proton, a washed up scientist who used to host a kid’s science program.  Here are the top five moments of goodness from this episode.

5 Moments of Goodness from The Big Bang Theory “The Closure Alternative”
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5 Moments of Goodness from The Big Bang Theory “The Closure Alternative”

Last night’s episode of The Big Bang Theory took me on a trip to Nerdvana.  Mere hours earlier, a coworker made the shocking confession that he’d never seen an episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.  When my heart restarted, I adamantly informed him that it was one of the best shows ever […]

5 Moments of Goodness from The Big Bang Theory “The Tenure Turbulence”
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5 Moments of Goodness from The Big Bang Theory “The Tenure Turbulence”

I’m not sure it’s possible to find just 5 moments of goodness in this week’s Big Bang Theory.  This has been a banner season for the show, and this episode highlighted why it’s still so great after six seasons.  Courtesy of Kripke, their collective nemesis and one time Rock Band buddy, […]