| Jun 29, 2014
| 3:00 AM
"But I have promises to keep,
And miles to go before I sleep." -- Robert Frost
Sen. Richard Russell called it a work of "manifold evils."
Sen. Barry Goldwater called it a "threat to the very essence" of America.
Rep. Howard Smith called it a...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Maria Trent lived in the Columbia neighborhood of Running Brook during the early 1970s while her dad worked on a doctorate at the University of Maryland, College Park, and her mom taught at Waterloo Elementary. She was just 3 years old when her family...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The New York Times found itself in an Internet dust-up with uber producer Shonda Rhimes on Friday following the online publication of a story by TV critic Alessandra Stanley assessing Rhimes' smallscreen milieu.
The story was taken to task by Rhimes...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 11:45 AM
"Grey's Anatomy" creator Shonda Rhimes was not flattered by the New York Times' recent essay on her talents and took to Twitter to express her frustration.
On Thursday, Times TV critic Alessandra Stanley wrote an essay about how the prolific TV...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 11:35 AM
In 2008, when America's broadcast networks unveiled their new TV schedules, only one show was anchored by a minority and he was a black cartoon character voiced by a white actor.
Six years later, prime time is undergoing a big, multicultural change. When...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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| Sep 16, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Though Julianna Margulies said in her Emmys acceptance speech that it's "a wonderful time for women on television," a report issued on Tuesday suggests that may not be the case. Women’s employment in prime-time television has "plateaued" in the...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 12:05 PM
Viewers have seen worse.
Yes, that's damning with faint praise but better to set expectations accordingly, right?
The fall 2014 TV season on the broadcast networks now with NFL games on CBS Thursday night probably won't repeat the excitement of a decade...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 9:15 AM
For Shonda Rhimes, Thursday is Thursday. For much of America, Thursday might as well be renamed Shondaday in recognition of the TV savant's prime-time conquest.
As if the back-to-back helping of "Grey's Anatomy" and "Scandal" weren't enough Rhimes-...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:50 AM
Warning: Your television is about to be slammed with a mind-boggling array of new shows featuring everything from comic book titans and political power players to kooky sitcom families, to one really bad judge.
Yes, it's overwhelming, but we're here...
| Aug 29, 2014
Here are the synopses, time slots and premiere dates, where available, for new series and programs from the broadcast networks, cable channels and PBS. Schedules can change. TV critic Hal Boedeker assesses the programs.
SELFIE, 8 p.m. Tuesday:...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 12:30 PM
After a storied career as a producer, bandleader, bassist and composer, Rickey Minor was introduced to mainstream America as bandleader for "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" and longtime musical director of "American Idol." Now he's taken over an old...