Tag Archives: television

  1. Schadenfreude Pie Day

    05/30/2018 by syrbal-labrys

    So MANY people get it said better than me. And yes, some of them say it at LENGTH — which …
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  2. Monday Melodrama – A Confession

    09/18/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    So, this happened. No, I didn’t watch the Emmy Awards; I was watching the Ken Burns documentary about the Viet …
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  3. Saturday Shitshow

    09/16/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    I sometimes think the current administration makes choices in governance by asking, “What is the worst, most contrary, most damaging …
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  4. The Days and Nights After Yesterday

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    01/21/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    It is one of “those” winters here. While the Northwest is not buried in snow and is having a more …
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  5. Mr. Smith Gold Goes to Washington

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    12/14/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    We Democrats/Liberals keep getting told we lost the election because we don’t tell a good enough “story” to the idiots …
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  6. Things I Just Cannot Do

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    08/26/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Maybe I am getting soft in the head with age?  I may kill my television yet.  Mind you, other than …
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  7. Distract Me, Please?!

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    06/28/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Yesterday was my day “off”. Not even responsible on Mondays for feeding myself. Decadent, yes?  Well, I don’t usually just …
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  8. Prognostications, Vacuums, and Resolute Resolutions


    01/09/2015 by syrbal-labrys

    The New Year is often a time when folk customs suggest looking for hints into the future.  Relax, any skeptical …
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  9. Cable Snark


    10/15/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    I know, I am spending too much time holding forth about television matters.  So sue me; the news is so …
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  10. Schadenfreud Saturday

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    11/16/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    Gee, all that whiteness ruined by a sort of minority report? Yes, I did laugh JUST as hard as the …
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  11. Signal Boosting

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    09/24/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    …and being a bit Franciscan (not such a bad thing, seeing that this most recent pope taking the name of …
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  12. Netflix? Hemlock Grove, Really?

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    05/09/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    I gave it a try. I did, really. Let’s see, in the first 10 minutes we have stereotypes of the …
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  13. Un-Dear History Channel


    03/19/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    Back a couple decades, I recall being thrilled to discover cable television and things like the History Channel. And then, …
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