True Blood

The nominations for the 2010 Primetime Emmys are out, and like some sort of idiot, I decided to run the entire list … yes, even “picture editing”. The most nominated series is Glee with 19, followed by Mad Men at 17.  The most nominated show though was HBO’s mini-series The Pacific with a whopping 24,… read more

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True Blood season 3 begins on June 13th, and to get ready for it the channel has released a new extended trailer. It looks like things are just as crazy as we’ve seen in the last two seasons, and possible even nuttier. We get werewolves this year added to the mix, and it looks like… read more

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HBO is ramping up for the third season of True Blood on June 13th, and while it doesn’t really need much promotion, the cable channel has decided to do a series of minisodes to get everyone ready for it. Based on the Sookie Stackhouse novels by Charlene Harris, True Blood will launch its third season… read more

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The Golden Globe nominations for 2010 have been announced, and there are some really interesting nods this year. The Golden Globes is one of the few awards that acknowledges excellence in both television and film, and tends to be more relaxed than the Academy Awards. However, even if the relaxed attitude, the awards are considered… read more

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September 13 2009

True Blood Season 2 Finale

Season 2 of HBO’s hit series True Blood is wrapping up tonight (9PM EST/8PM CST), and what a wacky season it has been. If you aren’t familiar with the series, it is based on a series of novels by Charlene Harris entitled The Southern Vampire Mysteries.  While the television series and novels start diverting from… read more

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I’ve mentioned in the past that I am fascinated by Google Trends. Being able to see a snap shot of what people are looking for is like an odd little snapshot into the lies of the Internet in general.  However, sometimes you see things that just make you go, “Really?  Are you all this stupid?”… read more

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I’ve just about had it with HBO and their DVD shenanigans. I’ve talked before about my love of The Wire, and I have picked up the DVD sets as they came out.  Before season 5 premiered, they ran three prequel stories that took place well before season 1 on Amazon.  These were not included on… read more

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Books TV

September 15 2008

True Blood

HBO launched a new vampire series called True Blood a little over a week ago, and, everyone hold on to your hats, I’m enjoying it! I know, I know, most people are used to me ragging on all forms of media, and that’s not to say it’s without it’s faults, but it is holding my… read more

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