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Addictive and wonderful TV and cable shows

September 26, 2016

Tags: best TV shows, series, great TV

I created this list for friends who ask "what's to watch?", but send it so often I decided to post it here. It is not at all organized, and I did not try to cover the universe. But I update it regularly. A helpful tool: GoWatchIt, a "comprehensive guide to finding movies and TV shows on the platforms you care about in theaters, online, on TV, or on Blu-ray/DVD." I am also adding links to the New York Times "Watching" feature, which provides helpful brief reviews.
Friday Night Lights. Avoided it for years because I thought it was about football (which is incidental). Gave it 2 or 3 episodes and then I was hooked, right through the wonderful ending.) Read this: Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, Couldn't Lose: An oral history of Friday Night Lights (Robert Mays, (more…)