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Good riddance, Terra Nova!

The news broke late yesterday with a flurry of blog posts and Twitter responses. The much-hyped, well-pedigreed and mucho spendy FOX series Terra Nova has been cancelled. Reports indicate that it did have an audience, but not a large enough one to warrant more of the time-travel-dinosaur series. It had promise: produced by Steven Speilberg […]

Happy 500th, Simpsons!

The Simpsons airs its 500th episode tonight, and the intertubes are abuzz with favorite episodes and quotes. Me, I use “cromulent” in sentences frequently, celebrate victories with the “S-M-R-T” chant, and whenever I can, recite the aurora borealis exchange between Principal Skinner and Superintendent Chalmers. In retrospect, The Simpsons could be quite Pythonian in the […]