| Nov 27, 2011
| 10:08 PM
Are your bellies laden with Thanksgiving leftovers? Would you like to vicariously burn some calories by watching people race around the world? Great! Except tonight, it’s not so much racing around the world as it is racing cars and pigeons in...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 2:15 PM
Looking for something to do this week? Check out our list of everything going on from 12/5-12/11.
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; subject to change)
New Year’s Eve
The Young Turks (series debut; 7 p.m.; Current)
| Dec 11, 2011
| 10:48 PM
It's finale time! I hope most of you are still invested after the tragic Philimination of the Snowboarders last week. Sure, they were the easy favorites, but now you have to dig down and ask yourself who you really want to win. You all know Ernie is my TV...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 1:09 PM
It has been a great first few months for b's TV Lust blog. You've responded enthusiastically to our array of TV recaps. So enthusiastically, in fact, that we're expanding our coverage.
On TV Lust, you've been able to spend the week catching up on shows...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 5:35 AM
"The Amazing Race" stays in Argentina this week. If you’re helping your kid with his geography homework, then let me give you some facts: Argentina is big enough for an 18-hour bus ride within its borders, big enough for the world’s highest...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 5:40 AM
This was a tough week on "The Amazing Race." The challenges were actually challenging, and the Express Pass didn’t solve anything. We also got some foreshadowing that wasn’t, some arguing, some crying and, well, the unquittable pyramid of...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 8:06 AM
What do you get with some marital conflict, product placement, joking around and weepy, back-slapping man hugs? "The Amazing Race"in Italy, obviously.
I finally get to use the word hamartia in a recap to show off my knowledge of old...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 1:47 AM
This week, "The Amazing" Race brings us whimsy. Are you ready for whimsy? Then you are ready for Bavaria. Plus, later on, Phil gets meta. I think. Let’s go!
All teams get the heck out of Italy and travel to Austria via trains. Bopper and Mark...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 3:00 AM
This week,"The Amazing Race"brings us hay, oil, apples, cheese and crackers. Plus a little bit of heartbreak. I’m fortified with lots of homemade peppermint cookies, though, so I can get through this.
Remember Bavaria? Land of Beards and...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 3:48 PM
The deadline for submitting sports copy is 9 a.m. on Mondays. We prefer email (firstname.lastname@example.org). We do not accept results by phone. When two Howard County teams play, players from both teams (first and last names) must be mentioned in...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 5:34 PM
"TV is a vast wonderland. There's no place like TV. Except for HBO, it's not TV."
That was the opening lyric sung by Jane Lynch, and it left me ice cold. It didn't work as a show tune, and it failed worse in its attempt to cut it as both salute and...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 7:09 AM
What did you do last week when "The Amazing Race" wasn't on? Did you think of Big Brother Rachel’s green sequins? Or of Army Dave’s biceps? Or the cute way that Kentucky Mark pukes when he’s in the back seat of a car? Oh, it’s so...