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For The Fall, The CW Is An Afterthought And So Are The Shows

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created image with The CW logo and the words Fall TV PreviewA couple of weeks ago I gave a run down of the new TV shows coming in the fall. I noticed I didn’t go over the shows on The CW. The main reason is I rarely watch The CW. I did check out previews of the new shows and I couldn’t help but notice they all seemed to be either clones of Vampire Diaries or generic soap operas with a gimmick. If The CW doesn’t want to challenge viewers then why waste time watching their shows.
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CBS Keeps It Up For The Upcoming Fall TV Season

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created image with the words CBS Fall TV PreviewCBS, aka The Tiffany Network, didn’t have much to fix with it’s 2013-2014 TV schedule. It plans on expanding their comedy programing on Thursday nights by moving “Person of Interest” to Tuesday night after the NCIS shows. Like the other networks, CBS seems to have a couple of dramas that are movie concepts put into a weekly series format. The comedies I liked were The Millers, Mom, and The Crazy Ones. On the drama side the only one that interested me was “Intelligence”.
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ABC’s 2013 Upfront Least Interesting So Far

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created graphic for ABC Fall TV PreviewI wasn’t that enthused with the many new shows ABC presented at their upfront presentation on Tuesday. Most of them were high concept low sustainability which means they would work as a movie or limited series but I don’t see them getting past the novelty. The only shows that interested me were Back in the Game, The Goldbergs, Trophy Wife, and Killer Women. ABC’s slate is the least interesting to me of the three networks I’ve reviewed so far.
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FOX Slate Of New Shows Look Pretty Good

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created image with words FOX Fall TV PreviewOn Monday, FOX presented its schedule for the 2013-2014 TV season and I thought overall their slate was better than what NBC presented on Sunday. The best one to me is ‘Almost Human’ with Karl Urban. I also thought all the new comedies were funny especially Brooklyn Nine-Nine with Andy Samburg. It will be interesting if these shows last the season but I think there is some potential.
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With A Cleared Deck, NBC Announces New Shows For 2013-2014

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created image for NBC Fall TV PreviewThis week starts the TV Network Upfronts where the network’s new season schedule is announced. We find out what the new shows are and where veteran shows will be shown during the week. On Sunday it was NBC’s turn to present it’s schedule. I got to view some clips from the new shows, and except for one or two, they didn’t look encouraging.
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2012 Returning TV Shows Preview Part 2

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image of 2012-2013 Returning TV Show preview badgeThe 2012-2013 TV season starts next month and I wanted to give my thoughts on some returning network shows that I’ve watched in the past and plan on watching again. These thoughts are mine alone and your mileage may vary.

The end of the week in the upcoming season isn’t as packed for me as the beginning of the week.
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2012 Returning TV Shows Preview Part 1

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image of 2012-2013 Returning TV Show Preview badgeThe 2012-2013 TV season starts next month and I wanted to give my thoughts on some returning network shows that I’ve watched in the past and plan on watching again. These thoughts are mine alone and your mileage may vary.

The first few days of the week has the bulk of the returning series I’m interested in watching again. I also note some shows that I won’t be watching regularly this coming season.
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