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Quick Takes: The 11th Annual PaleyFest Fall TV Previews Lineup Is Here
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Quick Takes: The 11th Annual PaleyFest Fall TV Previews Lineup Is Here

Comic-Con is happening this week. Followed by another round of the Television Critics Association’s Summer Press Tour shortly after. You know what that means. It’s not going to be much longer before the Fall TV season comes roaring our way.

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Vas Saranga Talks Orphan Black and Salvation [Exclusive]

As Orphan Black winds down its run, we’re spending time out on the island where P.T. Westmorland has created his secret society, and in the first episode of Season 5, we found out that it exists under a security presence. One of those security folks charged with keeping people in (and […]

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Bull Hates Lawyers at a Whole New Level in “Bring It On”

We have learned many things about our good doctor over this premiere season. He plays to win, can’t stand losing. He likes to play dress up and lives to fool with expectations. He’s usually hungry. But, most of all, he hates lawyers. So what is the triple-doctorated psychologist to do […]

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For Love Not Money, Bull Keeps His Promises in “Just Tell the Truth”

“There was a time when I did cases for money,” Dr. Bull confesses to his client this week. Said client, Richard Fleer (Zach Appelman, Sleepy Hollow) is questioning why anyone would turn down the huge payment his late fiancée’s parents were willing to pay to guarantee his conviction for her […]

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Bull is the Messenger, Not the Misogynist, in “The Woman in 8D”

Plane crashes are a horrifying part of modern day life. What may be even more horrifying is realizing that the first people called after a plane crash are the lawyers. Second call? Dr. Jason Bull, of course. Like the premiere, this episode begins with various people on the street weighing […]

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Weatherly Calls the Shots and Takes No Bull in Bull “The Necklace”

Primetime television has a new super human in its lineup and he doesn’t need tights, a cape, or a secret identity. Michael Weatherly (NCIS, Dark Angel) stars as Jason Bull, a psychologist specializing in “trial science,” utilizing psychology, neurolinguistics, and demographics to select and predict a trial jury’s result. The character, inspired […]

BrainDead’s Fifth Episode Puts Everyone Back to Work
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BrainDead’s Fifth Episode Puts Everyone Back to Work

After a week of far-too-real-life politics in the news, it was a bit of a relief to tune into BrainDead where ridiculous political shenanigans are (mostly) the fault of alien brain-eating bugs. We pick up right where Episode 4 ended with Laurel and the adorable F.B.I. agent Anthony sharing some […]

Wake Up Grassroots: The Nine Virtues of Participatory Democracy, and How We Can Keep America Great by Encouraging an Informed Electorate
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Full Speed Ahead for BrainDead Episode Four

I’m seriously growing to love the musical recaps BrainDead runs at the start of every episode. And look: CBS has even posted them here! With lyrics! The alien bugs have been busy. It has become clear that their infection causes the host to become more extreme in whatever allegiance they […]

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Braindead Hits Its Stride in Episode 3

Every new show invariably faces the daunting needs-must task of engaging an audience quickly in its plot while providing sufficient (but not overwhelming) backstory, character development, and intriguing foreshadowing to make it stand-out in the sea of choice a television viewer is presented with daily. Understanding these challenges, start-up shows […]

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BrainDead Makes Strategic Moves in Episode 2

The ambitious yet whimsical thriller-comedy BrainDead came back this week with a generous helping of intriguing plot possibilities, new players, and another exploding head. It’s always nice when a show can recap in an innovative way and Episode 2 of BrainDead hits all the right notes with a fun little […]