| Jul 2, 2012
| 3:14 PM
HBO Monday announced that it is picking up Aaron Sorkin's"The Newsroom" for a second season, along with "True Blood" for a sixth.
I love the way "The Newsroom" calls out the press for losing its sense of purpose. Some members of the press didn't like...
| Jul 10, 2011
| 9:13 PM
"Sorry." -- Eric Northman
I think it's important to list the most frightening things about this crazy, muddled installment of "True Blood." Ready? In descending order:
5. A child-like Eric killing Sookie's fairy godmother (apparently when this happens...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 9:30 AM
Fire up that DVR: Here's our picks for Friday-Sunday.
•"NSTF:SD:SUV" (Midnight; Adult Swim): The series premiere of the show (above) that rightfully takes "CSI" and "SUV" and all those other acronym-happy programs down a peg.
| Jul 24, 2011
| 4:14 PM
b's Jordan Bartel gives his recap and commentary on the latest episode
"I always knew there was decency in you even when you were a smug smarcastic ass" -- Sookie
Finally! Those crazy kids Sookie and Eric have kissed. And it came with a swelling...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 4:42 PM
"I was born the night she found me." -- Eric Northman
Whether or not you believe in the powers of a full moon, it's hard to deny that if a place would be affected by lunar fatness, it would be Bon Temps.
Let's see: In this episode, Jason finally got...
| Aug 7, 2011
| 4:06 PM
Marnie, er, Antonia is in full-on attack mode. High-yo, silver, away!
"The sun" -- Jessica
Call Bill what you will: A boorish politican, heartless-on-the-surface ruler, gold card member of Jos. A Bank. But he had a seemingly good plan to combat Marnie/...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 6:24 AM
TV Lust is b's latest blog. Expect commentary, recaps, photo galleries and everything in-between from a gang of writers from b, the Baltimore Sun and more.
Check back this Sunday night for commentary and recaps on "True Blood" and "Entourage" from b's...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 9:17 AM
More than 24 hours have passed since the Emmy nominations, and there's one snub more egregious than the others. Before I get to it, here's where I point out my bias:
•••• I've never seen "The Closer" or "Sons of Anarchy."
| Aug 14, 2011
| 6:06 PM
When in Louisiana, visit Bon Temps Cemetery: The fightingest -- and foggiest -- cemetery south of the Mason-Dixon Line!
I applaud the "True Blood" folks for having a major battle in the middle of the season. Usually, the Big Turning Point Fight Plot...
| Feb 8, 2012
Tim Tebow has not cashed in his V card. Neither have most of the people featured on TLC's "Virgin Diaries."
The reality show, which premiered in December, thrust the topic of virginity back under the pop-culture microscope and has only fueled ongoing...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 7:22 AM
HBO has released a slew of preview clips for Sunday's new episode of "True Blood," and one includes Alcide.
Lots of Alcide. Those abs can't be real, right? Judge for yourself.
And be sure to check out my "True Blood" blog, with recaps and commentary,...