My love for “television” started on September 22, 2004.
That’s the day that Lost premiered on ABC, and it completely changed how I watched TV. In all of those years since I started taking TV seriously, 2016 is, without question, the best year of TV watching I have experienced.
Everything was just so damn good this year, and while I was only able to give my full attention to a handful of shows out of the 400+ scripted series currently airing, I’m very happy with what I saw. Continue reading
As of today, I’ve watched 14 television shows this year.
Not enormously impressive, I know, but I was impressed in what I saw this year.
Some shows, like Better Call Saul, surprised me in how good they were.
Others, like True Detective, are examples of high hopes shattered into billions of pieces.
I think the best way to to commemorate my thoughts on the year in television is to rank what I have seen, and then talk about what some of my favorite TV things were in 2015.
So, without further ado… Continue reading