Tuesday, August 25, 2009

TV on the Internet, Episode 17: Mad Men Gives Us Something to Talk About



Todd and Libby return from another short hiatus to head into the fall season with no more breaks. This week, they discuss the returns of Mad Men and Project Runway, what they're looking forward to this fall and the first season of Nurse Jackie. Thanks for all your comments and criticism. They're helping us make the show better. If you like us, please review us on iTunes. We WILL take out the Official Lost Podcast! We WILL!

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TV on the Internet, Episode 17: Mad Men Gives Us Something to Talk About

Here's a direct link to the episode.

Time codes follow. There are MAJOR SPOILERS for a variety of shows, so you may want to skip over a segment if you haven't watched the shows discussed therein.

Times:

00:00.00-00:04.35: Introductions and music from Rick Estrin & the Nightcats
00:04.36-00:15.31: The week's headlines.
00:15.32-00:24.52: A review of the first season of Nurse Jackie.
00:24.53-00:47.02: Todd and Libby talk about the new fall shows they're most looking forward to and the returning shows they're most looking forward to.
00:47.03-01:16.20: Discussing the weeks in television. (Includes spoilers for Project Runway, Top Chef, Weeds, Leverage, Shaq Vs., True Blood, Hung, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?, Better Off Ted and Mad Men.)
01:16.21-01:23.26: The classic TV on DVD pick, the wrap-up and more from Rick Estrin & The Nightcats.

Headline Links:

Late Night: Old Letterman Beats New Conan (New York Times)
Should Apple Make Its Own TV? (ZDNet.com)
Tom DeLay Joins Dancing with the Stars Cast (Los Angeles Times)
Scrubs Adds Two to Central Cast (Reuters)
Louis CK Series Picked Up by FX (Punchline Magazine)

This Week's Music:

TwistedRick Estrin & The Nightcats
"U B U" (mp3)
from "Twisted"
(Alligator Records)

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Clips are from The Late Show with David Letterman, Nurse Jackie (episode: "Health Care and Cinema," script by Liz Brixius and Linda Wallem), Curb Your Enthusiasm (episode: "The TiVo Guy," story by Larry David), Project Runway (episode: "Welcome to Los Angeles!"), Leverage (episode: "The Two Live Crew Job," script by John Rogers and Amy Berg), True Blood (episode: "I Will Rise Up," script by Nancy Oliver), Mad Men (episode: "Love Among the Ruins," script by Carolyn Humphis and Matthew Weiner) and thirtysomething (episode: "thirtysomething," script by Marshall Herskovitz and Edward Zwick).

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2 comments:

Carrie said...

I have a second generation iPod. 15G. Yes, I'm the one.

I also have a shuffle. But I can't bring myself to get rid of my good old 15 gig-er. :)

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