Writer, editor, and snack enthusiast Tara Ariano co-founded Television Without Pity and Fametracker before co-founding Previously.TV. She's also contributed to New York, The New York Times Magazine, Slate, and Decider, among many others. She lives in Austin. Email Tara.
December 9th, 2013 | 1 hr 34 mins
saturday night live, taxi
Puzzle master Trip Payne joins the EHG gang for a show all about game shows (plus Taxi!)
December 2nd, 2013 | 1 hr 22 mins
best ink, beverly hills 90210, the sound of music
Jessica Morgan of Go Fug Yourself joins us as we say goodbye to SOAPnet and Scott Scanlon. RIP everything.
November 19th, 2013 | 1 hr 48 mins
american horror story, cold case, dig, law & order
We dust off The Blankenship Chair for a discussion of cop shows, jazz and crackpottery! Chung-chung!
November 3rd, 2013 | 1 hr 46 mins
downton abbey, saturday night live, the carrie diaries, the west wing
A tearless farewell to a guy we'll also talk to on tomorrow's Mini.
October 28th, 2013 | 1 hr 24 mins
dracula, felicity, project runway
We hope you washed your necks like our host requested!
October 21st, 2013 | 1 hr 18 mins
battlestar galactica, buffy the vampire slayer, hieroglyph, homeland
Joined by special guest Nick Rheinwald-Jones, the gang talks about their favorite -- and least favorite -- lady bad-asses. Plus we ask if Dave will hate this weird-sounding Egyptian show Fox is doing. Plus TV themes in Game Time!
October 13th, 2013 | 1 hr 16 mins
american horror story, the mindy project, the walking dead, the wire
With honoured guest Dave Bunting, we talk about the premiere of the new season of American Horror Story , revisit the standings for our fall cancellation pool... and more!
October 1st, 2013 | 1 hr 43 mins
breaking bad, brooklyn nine-nine
Now that most of the season's new shows have premiered, we review the ones we've sampled and discuss which we liked, which we didn't, and which might be gone by the time you get to the end of this sentence.
September 23rd, 2013 | 1 hr 33 mins
boardwalk empire, happy endings, southland
Emmys! Dead pool! TV Forcenings! Happy Endings! Game Time! Winners! Dog Butts! Exclamation points!
September 16th, 2013 | 1 hr 15 mins
america's next top model, survivor
The return of reality television's Old Man River, Survivor, prompts a discussion of the state of Reality TV, and in particular, what ingredients go into making a good reality competition series.
September 9th, 2013 | 1 hr 11 mins
beverly hills 90210, boardwalk empire, six feet under, westworld
Boardwalk Empire is back but does anyone care? Will Dave hate Westworld? Who's the worst on 90210? Did the Six Feet Under pilot make The Canon? And who was left holding the Hot Potato?
September 3rd, 2013 | 1 hr 5 mins
black mirror, law and order: uk, luther
This week, we take on BBC (America) programming.