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V.23 No.39 | 9/25/2014

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#sitcom, #topical

“Selfie” on ABC

By Devin D. O’Leary
Karen Gillan does My Fair Lady for the internet age in ABC’s “Selfie.”
V.23 No.38 | 9/18/2014

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Immortal Kombat

“Forever” on ABC

By Devin D. O’Leary
Sherlock Holmes is immortal and solving crimes in ABC’s overly familiar supernatural police procedural “Forever.”
V.23 No.20 | 5/15/2014

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The Ax Man Cometh

Networks cut losses

By Devin D. O’Leary
Network TV kills off underperforming shows.
V.23 No.10 | 3/6/2014

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Unhappy Hour

“Mixology” on ABC

By Devin D. O’Leary
ABC’s latest attempt to plug a post-“Modern Family” gap in its Wednesday night comedy lineup comes in the form of pickup bar-centric midseason replacement sitcom “Mixology.”
V.22 No.41 | 10/10/2013

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The Fall Ax Falls

Not-so-“Lucky 7” on ABC

By Devin D. O’Leary

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V.22 No.9 | 2/28/2013

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My Mom the Mobster

“Red Widow” on ABC

By Devin D. O’Leary

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V.22 No.7 | 2/14/2013

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Conspiracy Time

“Zero Hour” on ABC

By Devin D. O’Leary

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V.22 No.5 | 1/31/2013

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Once Bitten

“The Taste” on ABC

By Devin D. O’Leary

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V.21 No.42 | 10/18/2012

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“Nashville” on ABC

Little Bit Country

By Devin O’Leary
Sometimes it pays to watch the credits. I wouldn’t have given ABC’s new musical drama “Nashville” much of a glance if I hadn’t paid attention to who’s behind the camera. The show is created by Callie Khouri, who won herself an Academy Award for a little movie called Thelma & Louise.
V.21 No.41 | 10/11/2012

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Supernatural Superintendents

“666 Park Avenue” on ABC

By Devin D. O’Leary

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V.21 No.39 | 9/27/2012

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The Bomb, Baby!

“Last Resort” on ABC

By Devin D. O’Leary

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V.21 No.21 | 5/24/2012

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You’re Outta Here!

The Canceled Shows of 2012

By Devin D. O’Leary

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V.21 No.18 | 5/3/2012

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Barenaked Ladies

“Don’t Trust the B---- in Apartment 23” on ABC

By Devin D. O’Leary

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V.21 No.8 | 2/23/2012

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Reviewing “The River”

By Devin D. O’Leary [ Tue Feb 21 2012 2:30 PM ]

ABC’s “found footage” horror series “The River” airs tonight at 8 p.m. See what our film and television reviewer, Devin D. O’Leary, has to say about it in this week’s Idiot Box.

V.21 No.7 | 2/16/2012

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I’m on a Boat

“The River” on ABC

By Devin D. O’Leary

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