Star Wars Rebels and Thomas the Train

Last year sometime¬†my three year old son decided he didn’t like the TV. I’m not exactly sure why. I think something scared him but I can’t really say for sure. He used to enjoy watching Sesame Street and Daniel Tiger, …

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Diversification

The first time we (legally) obtained digital video in non-disc form was through iTunes. We were in the process of moving to Texas and had just finished watching Battlestar Galactica season 1 via Netflix disc. As we would be spending …

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What We’ve Been Watching pt 3- Mad Men

For the final entry in this stretch, we’re taking a look at Mad Men, season 6. Like many shows, we got into this one a bit late, starting right before season 4 aired. This season was the pinnacle of the …

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What We’ve Been Watching pt 2

Continuing a look at recent TV; How I Met Your Mother In summary, this was a wasted season. That’s to be expected with a show like this though. The entire premise is building to the act of meeting the narrators …

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Awesome to Fail in 60 Seconds

Amazon had a deal last month for the entire series of Stargate: Atlantis for only $35. We already had season 1 but jumped at this.It used to be on Netflix but had gone away and for $7 a season, good …

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What We’ve Been Watching pt 1

I’ve talked occasionally on here about TV shows we watch. I don’t really have a full blog post worth of thoughts on several that we’ve watched recently so I’m lumping a bunch of random shows together. Once Upon a Time …

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Psych Out

I recently finished watching the latest season of Psych. Almost every show starts to decline in quality/originality over time. It’s inevitable. The goal is to get out before you jump the shark. If you’ve made that jump, and are lucky, …

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Sciencey Explosions- Ten Years of Mythbusters

My wife and I got into Mythbusters only a couple years ago, probably 2009 or 2010. It was before Dragon Con 2010 I know for sure, as while there we wanted to go see Adam Savage but the line stretched …

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Clone Wars

Last week the Clone Wars was canceled. On the same day, I received disc 1 of season 1 from Netflix. I had heard good things about the show from many different people. Though its a cartoon intended for kids, they …

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Kickstarter- Cause of, and solution to, all of life’s problems

The impact of Kickstarter continues to grow. Now Kickstarter has been used to revive noted geek show canceled before it’s time Veronica Mars. ¬†And they achieved $2mil in funding in just 10hrs. They currently sit at $3.3mil with 28 days …

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