15 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Good-bye Friday Night Lights

So, that’s that. For five years Austin played host to Dillon, Texas, standing in for the Panhandle, and us fans got to love every minute of the Dillon Panthers, Lions, the drama of Tim Riggins and Jason Street, being oddly mesmerized by Buddy Garrity’s leonine profile (and where did they get the kid to play […]

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06 June 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Zach Gilford should win an Emmy for Friday Night Lights

Zach Gilford put in a tour-de-force performance in last week’s Friday Night Lights. He is the most underrated actor in the series and this episode gave him the chance to shine. Two scenesĀ  showcased his talent — the dinner scene conversation in which he completely breaks down, and the eulogy he gives about his father, […]

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21 May 2010 ~ 0 Comments

The writer and TV

Prolific short story writer and novelist (and cancer survivor) Jay Lake does not watch TV. He attributes his productivity to that one simple fact. He’s been quite successful, with hundreds of published short stories and a respectable handful of novels. He’s a stylistic, successful writer with a great work ethic, and aspiring writers could do […]

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