Category: TV

Best of TWiST 2010

I’m a huge fan of This Week In Startups AKA TWiST which is a fabulous show about Startups (DUH) hosted by legendary entrepreneur Jason Calacanis. Every week he interviews interesting founders and CEOs from well-known companies and popular startups. Each show is educational and most important…

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The Pale Blue Dot

I was blown away by this short video set to Carl Sagan’s powerful words about Earth, the pale blue dot. I also liked all the movie clips used in the video. The transcript and list of all the movies used in the video follow. The spacecraft…

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SocialVideo

Sometimes it can be fun to watch movies or videos as a group in real-time even when everyone is located in different regions of the globe.  There are some new apps that make this usual solo endeavor a more social experience. Here’s a run-down of the…

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Faces of America

Faces of America with Henry Louis Gates Jr. is an amazing new series that uses the latest tools of genealogy and genetics to explore the family histories of 12 renowned Americans — professor and poet Elizabeth Alexander, chef Mario Batali, comedian Stephen Colbert, novelist Louise Erdrich,…

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music is visual

This is an amazing commercial that’s like a mini-movie at 4 minutes long but so worth the payoff. Totally caught me by surprise too. I always say you shouldn’t fast forward through every commercial because every once in a while there’s a gem like this one…

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The Ben Stiller Show

I’ve always loved Ben Stiller, not just from his popular movies but going way back to the early 1990s with his little TV show called “The Ben Stiller Show” that started on MTV (1990-1991) then spun off to FOX (1992-1993). I could tell even then that…

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Jim and Pam from The Office

The long-running unspoken office romance between Jim and Pam on The Office has been one of the best of its kind in TV history. I think their relationship more than anything else (yes, even more than Steve Carell’s amazing antics) has been one of the most…

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new journey

Oprah had the new Journey on her show where she shared the story of how they found their amazing new singer Arnel Pineda. The little guy has a big voice and sounds a lot like Steve Perry. I’ve been a fan forever so I still prefer…

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Ally McBeal

The last TV show that I loved as much as I love Mad Men was Ally McBeal which was on 1997 to 2002. Calista Flockhart was wonderul in the lead as the cute but quirky attorney along with a fantastic cast of characters from David E.…

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Mad About Mad Men

I finally got all caught up to date with the Mad Men TV series. I bought the first two seasons and proceeded to watch all 26 episodes in no time at all! So now I’m like all of the other Mad Men maniacs anxiously waiting for…

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