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Old 10-08-2019, 04:33 PM
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anyone going to check out Treadstone on USA? based on Bourne franchise, supposed to focus on the origins of the organization.

I thought there was another show still to come on some other channel but can't think of it at the moment.
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Kids Say The Darndest Things - cute and enjoyable, not must see TV. I could do without the opening stand-up and the set up "skit". The interviews were very good. Better than I remember the Cosby version being, which was overly forced.
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Old 10-14-2019, 12:40 PM
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The Unicorn is pretty good. stars Walton Goggins as central character, 1 year widower with 2 daughters. he's a unicorn because he's a good guy and devoted father, good looking, and a widower who hasn't slept with anyone but his wife in 20 years - the perfect catch for women in his age range. his married friends want him to get social again, hi-jinks ensue

one of his friends called him "factory fresh" but was corrected that he was actually closer to "certified pre-owned"

pretty cute show, not too silly, not too vulgar, don't think they use a laugh track, etc.
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Old 10-15-2019, 07:49 AM
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I like Batwoman.
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Old 10-15-2019, 09:25 AM
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The Unicorn is pretty good. stars Walton Goggins as central character, 1 year widower with 2 daughters. he's a unicorn because he's a good guy and devoted father, good looking, and a widower who hasn't slept with anyone but his wife in 20 years - the perfect catch for women in his age range. his married friends want him to get social again, hi-jinks ensue

one of his friends called him "factory fresh" but was corrected that he was actually closer to "certified pre-owned"

pretty cute show, not too silly, not too vulgar, don't think they use a laugh track, etc.
Premise sounded awful, but I like Walton Goggins so I gave it a shot, and I'm glad I did. Better than the synopsis makes it sound.
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Premise sounded awful, but I like Walton Goggins so I gave it a shot, and I'm glad I did. Better than the synopsis makes it sound.
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Premise sounded awful, but I like Walton Goggins so I gave it a shot, and I'm glad I did. Better than the synopsis makes it sound.
I like that it goes serious occasionally to deal with loss, especially with the kids.

Went away this weekend with two other couples and the dolphin position became a running joke
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For Life -- Falsely convicted inmate become a lawyer and works to reverse bad sentences.

Based on a true story

A bit heavy handed, the bad guys had no redeemable traits at all, but pretty good overall. Not stupid and basically believable, but

The Warden's (who allows the inmate to work as a lawyer) is married to the woman running for DA, against the evil DA the lawyer is trying to ruin. Which is just a bit too much, but not a fatal flaw

I feel once all the relationships are established, it can lighten up a bit on explanation
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Broke -- Somewhat cringe worth, but it had some moments. Could actually work if the sister drops the pretentious BS and sticks to being genuine
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Just finished Stumptown - enjoyed it thoroughly.
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