The 22nd Most Unexpected TV Moment

The 100 Most Unexpected TV Moments: 22 NO JACK KENNEDY: During the 1960 Debates, Vice-Presidential candidate, Rep. Senator Dan Quayle says he has as much experience as JFK did when he ran. Dem. Senator Lloyd Bentsen responds, “you are no Jack Kennedy.” During the 1960 Debates… — I suppose the ineptitude of tvland.com’s proofreaders is … Continue reading “The 22nd Most Unexpected TV Moment”

The 28th Most Unexpected TV Moment

The 100 Most Unexpected TV Moments: 28 THE CITY ON THE EDGE OF FOREVER: On Star Trek, Dr. McCoy goes through a time portal and changes history. Captain Kirk and Mr. Spock travel back to restore order, and a character played by Joan Collins must die. … Joan Collins must die — when it’s put … Continue reading “The 28th Most Unexpected TV Moment”

The 76th Most Unexpected TV Moment

The 100 Most Unexpected TV Moments: 76 WILLIAM SHATNER SINGS ROCKET MAN: William Shatner–at his out-of-control, lost-in-the-70s best–performs an interpretation of Elton John’s hit Rocket Man at the Science Fiction Film Awards. Shatner’s performance was not at all unexpected — it just showed a horrible lack of judgement by those who decided William Shatner performing … Continue reading “The 76th Most Unexpected TV Moment”

The 98th Most Unexpected TV Moment

The 100 Most Unexpected TV Moments: 98 NEW BATTLESTAR GALACTICA SEASON SHOCKER: In the season one finale of Battlestar Galactica, Lt. Sharon “Boomer” Valerii, is revealed to be a Cylon (the enemy robots), and shoots Commander William Adama. What was unexpected about the new Battlestar Galactica is it turned out to be actually worth watching. … Continue reading “The 98th Most Unexpected TV Moment”

Rachael Ray Drinking Game

(solen from slobak) Get drunk in 30 minutes or less: Sayings: “EVOO”1 drink “Sammie”1 drink “Healthful”1 drink “Stoup”2 drinks “GB”2 drinks “Spoonula”2 drinks “Fry-o-lator”3 drinks any of the above followed by an explanation of what it stands for+1 drink “Yummo”1 drink “Delish!”1 drink “Awesome”1 drink “How _____ is that?”1 drink creates an all-new and completely … Continue reading “Rachael Ray Drinking Game”

I will not be pushed, filed, stamped, indexed, briefed, debriefed or numbered

The Prisoner ‘set for TV return’: Sky One is said to be planning a new series inspired by the original which had Patrick McGoohan as a former secret agent trapped in an isolated town. The show will not take place in the famous setting of the original – the north Wales village of Portmeirion – … Continue reading “I will not be pushed, filed, stamped, indexed, briefed, debriefed or numbered”

The Ultimate _Star Trek_ Collection

(via Dark Bilious Vapors) The Ultimate Star Trek Collection (DVD) The Ultimate Star Trek Collection: List Price: $3,908.99, though Amazon has it for only $2,499.99. This collection included 212 discs covering all the series and motion pictures: Star Trek The Original Series: The Complete Seasons 1-3Star Trek The Next Generation: The Complete Seasons 1-7Star Trek … Continue reading “The Ultimate _Star Trek_ Collection”

Say it ain’t so, Joe

(from the interesting juxtaposition dept.) Tonight (2005-10-22), opposite the World Series, Encore Drama is showing John Sayles‘ Eight Men Out. For those who aren’t familiar with this film, here’s a summary from the IMDb: A dramatization of the Black Sox scandal when the underpaid Chicago White Sox accepted bribes to deliberately lose the 1919 World … Continue reading “Say it ain’t so, Joe”