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In light of Empire magazine’s compilation of their 50 greatest TV shows of all time article [1] it had me lament the loss of good, even great TV and its replacement (reality TV).  I’ve previously remarked on this previously, however I’d like to address Empire’s list with my own views.  […]

Where have all the great TV shows gone?


  December 10th, 2009: Under the rooftop of Brisbane’s Entertainment Centre last night, excited fans   were treated to not one, but two excellent bands in one evening of power rock ballads  and searing lyrics to rival the heat in South East Queensland.   On the menu this evening, guaranteed […]

Green Day : No Lip Synching Here





Last night, the 7th of April, 2009, Paramount Pictures screened the world premiere of JJ Abram’s new Star Trek movie at the Sydney Opera House.  As it happened, I was one of the lucky few who were able to purchase a limited release ticket to the red carpet event. The […]

Star Trek World Premiere


In recent years I’ve noted a decline in television show quality & production values, not to mention – alarmingly – that most of my favourite shows have ended or been shown the door (cancelled).  This morning I was lamenting the absence of good writing and acting – no doubt due […]

The Waning TV Show Perspective