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Little House on the Prairie
Saturday, September 21, 2019      14 comments

Little House on the Prairie, 1974-82, then one last season 82-83, Little House: A New Beginning Based on Laura Ingalls Wilder’s book Little House series Starred Landon Michael as “Pa” Charles Ingalls, Caroline Quiner Ingalls as Ma, Millisa... Read more
Eureka
Friday, September 20, 2019      11 comments

Eureka (shown in UK as A Town Called Eureka), 2006-12, SyFy channel. Imagine a town with a quirky, brilliant population. The major industry in Eureka was Global Dynamics, creator of most of the world’s high tech innovations . Nearly every epi... Read more
Family Matters
Friday, September 20, 2019      16 comments

Family Matters, 1989 -98 The show was originally designed to highlight the Winslow family (& it was a spin-off from Perfect Strangers). Dad Winslow (played by Reginald VelJohnson, was a cop in Chicago. (background music playing in my head... Read more
Barney Miller
Thursday, September 19, 2019      17 comments

Barney Miller, 1975-82 Police procedural set in the (fictional) 12th Precinct’s Detective squad. Barney (Hal Linden) was the precinct capta... Read more
Criminal Minds
Wednesday, September 18, 2019      14 comments

Criminal Minds, 2005 - present (this is its last season) I stopped faithfully watching a few years ago when I realized over 75% of the shows I watched were police procedurals like Criminal Minds, or real life murder investigations like Forensic ... Read more
Stargate SG-1
Monday, September 16, 2019      11 comments

Stargate SG-1, The show began on Showtime, 1997, switched to SCI FI Channel (which was changed to SiFi) in 2002, finished up for the last show on Sky1 in 2007. The show started about a year after the feature film, Stargate. The Stargates were... Read more
The West Wing
Sunday, September 15, 2019      13 comments

The West Wing, 1999-06 An American political series with a large ensemble cast. Martin Sheen starred as President Josiah Bartlett. The West Wing of the White House is where the Oval Office and the offices of the senior presidential staff work.... Read more
Survivor
Sunday, September 15, 2019      13 comments

Survivor - The American version started in 2000. (There were International versions since 97.) A group of strangers, 18 or so, are chosen from applicants to be put in an isolated setting, with meager supplies for 39 days. They are formed into gr... Read more
Jeopardy!
Friday, September 13, 2019      15 comments

Jeopardy!, since 1964, in various reincarnations. The TV game was developed by Merv Griffin. The trick? The answer is given, & the contestants buzz in to give the question. ‘I’ll take “Hosts” for $200. ... This game show host has hosted Je... Read more
In the Heat of the Night
Thursday, September 12, 2019      12 comments

In the Heat of the Night, 1988-95 Based on book (65) & movie (67). Carol O’Connor played Sparta Police Chief Bill Gillespie. Howard Rollins played Virgil Tibbs. They met when Gillespie wanted to arrest Tibbs as a suspected murderer. In reel... Read more
The Mentalist
Wednesday, September 11, 2019      12 comments

The Mentalist, 2008-15 Patrick Jane (played by Simon Baker) is an admitted fake psychic. Because of his skills in cold reading people, he is a consultant for the California Bureau of Investigation. He started working for the CBI after a serial... Read more
My Name is Earl
Wednesday, September 11, 2019      15 comments

My Name is Earl, 2005-09 For most of the first season, & intermittently in the following seasons, Earl, played by Jason Lee, would would begin with this premise introduction: You know the kind of guy who does nothing but bad things and the... Read more
Knight Rider
Monday, September 09, 2019      13 comments

Knight Rider, 1982-86 Police Detective Lieutenant Michael Knight (played by David Hasselhoff) was nearly killed on duty by a shot to the face. Eccentric bazillionaire Wilton Knight saves his life, including a new face (reconstructive surgery),... Read more
Biscuits
Monday, September 09, 2019      13 comments

I listened to this when I walked the dogs tonight. I was busy all day out of the house, & walked them around 8:30 pm for an hour. Fed the critters, then me. Tried to find a show to tag this with, no joy. Biscuits, Kasey Musgraves, 2015 ... Read more
Veronica’s Closet
Sunday, September 08, 2019      14 comments

Veronica’s Closet, 1997-2000 Kirstie Alley stared as Ronnie Chase, who had her lingerie company in NYC. Cheating husband, divorce, people trying to steal her company ... but still amusing. ... Read more

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