My Mistake On The Spectrum

My Mistake On The Spectrum

I made a big mistake this week. It started Friday when I was trying to watch an online screener of a movie that’s coming out soon that I want to review. Instead of watching it on my laptop, I tried using Google Chromecast to view it on my big TV. I’ve done...
What I’m Watching

What I’m Watching

After being very disappointed in the first three episodes of Netflix’s “Away,” I decided to give it one more shot — but it didn’t change my mind, so I’m done with that. We also tried to watch the new Netflix series,...
Random TV Thoughts

Random TV Thoughts

It’s time to stop having musical performances accompany the In Memoriam segments of awards shows. Too often, the director shifts the focus from the montage of dead people to the live one who’s singing, completely missing the point of that portion of the...
TV Review: “Away”

TV Review: “Away”

Last fall, I was a fan of the Apple TV+ series, “For All Mankind,” about what would have happened if the Soviet Union had gotten to the moon before the US, thus keeping the global space race going, rather than stalling in 1972 when NASA cancelled further...
TV Review: “Class Action Park”

TV Review: “Class Action Park”

“Class Action Park” is a documentary about a New Jersey amusement park of the 1980s and 1990s that may have been the most dangerous such venue ever. Lots of people got hurt on its rides, which included a water slide with a full loop in it, which many...
TV Review: “Biohackers”

TV Review: “Biohackers”

A young man and woman are on a train when another woman suddenly become ill. She slumps to the floor and someone shouts, “Is anyone here a doctor?” When no one else responds, the young woman (whose necklace spells out “Mia”) says she’s a...