Posts tagged TV

45 years ago today astronauts from Apollo 11 landed on the moon.  Yet today some people still remain skeptical this ever happened.  There are many ways to debunk the claims made by those who believe the moon landing was “a hoax”, but here’s one more reason: we didn’t have the video technology nor “movie magic” sufficient to fake the moon landing.

"It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia" on the art of parenting…

Even if Community is cancelled, something tells me these guys won’t have any trouble finding new work.

Even if Community is cancelled, something tells me these guys won’t have any trouble finding new work.

Despite a record number of TV channels received in TV households- 189 channels, up from 129 in 2008, the average American tunes in to just 17 channels.

Despite a record number of TV channels received in TV households- 189 channels, up from 129 in 2008, the average American tunes in to just 17 channels.

How long will it take to binge-watch your favorite show on Netflix?  Use this handy infographic to find out.
via popchartlab:

digg:

Literally life changing.

Extremely useful infographic for those of us that truly (but y’know, not really) value our free time.

How long will it take to binge-watch your favorite show on Netflix?  Use this handy infographic to find out.

via popchartlab:

digg:

Literally life changing.

Extremely useful infographic for those of us that truly (but y’know, not really) value our free time.

Simpsons couch gag visits Late Night with David Letterman

Congrats to Stephen Colbert taking over the Late Show with David Letterman!

Here he is making an appearance during Dave’s monologue back in 2011. Looks like he already knows his way around the Ed Sullivan theater…

Charting the Events season using TV ratings

Percentage of households with televisions in use that were tuned to:

Source: NYTimes, using Nielsen data.

This is exactly why I don’t watch “How I Met Your Mother”:

Says he will tell kids the story of how he met their mother.
Tells the the story of every girl he had sex with in his entire life.

This is exactly why I don’t watch “How I Met Your Mother”:

Says he will tell kids the story of how he met their mother.

Tells the the story of every girl he had sex with in his entire life.

Happy Hollidays from Bjork!

via theatlantic:

Bjork Explaining Television Is Everything You’d Imagine Bjork Explaining Television to Be

Björk. 

Ethereal, tiny, quixotic, Icelandic Björk. 

At some point in the past, someone stuck a camera in front of her face and told her to explain television. She does, sort of,  referring to the circuit board as a kind of city, describing the almost-reasonable theory of an Icelandic poet, and concluding that a “Danish book” contained the scientifical truth that let her enjoy TV again. 

Look, you just have to watch it. It’s transcendent.

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