Posts tagged TV

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.

Read more.

When children are enamored of a show (or, more specifically, a character) they want to watch the same episode over and over and learn every detail. Instead of binge viewing as their parents do, they déjà view.
Brian Stelter of the NY Times, reporting on children’s TV viewing in an on-demand world.
Comparing the streaming apps/services available on Xbox One and Playstation 4, in one handy infographic. (via Gizmodo)

Comparing the streaming apps/services available on Xbox One and Playstation 4, in one handy infographic. (via Gizmodo)

Making small talk at a political fundraiser; Parks & Rec is the best show

The Economy. [fake laughter]

GIF visualizing ESPN’s SportsCenter TV show by time dedicated to each sport, illustrating seasonal patterns in news coverage
via ilovecharts:

What I Learned From A Year Of Watching SportsCenter

GIF visualizing ESPN’s SportsCenter TV show by time dedicated to each sport, illustrating seasonal patterns in news coverage

via ilovecharts:

What I Learned From A Year Of Watching SportsCenter

This pretty much sums up every conversation I’ve ever had about Breaking Bad…

Family Guy - Breaking Bad (and the Wire) (by zafar siddique)