Looking for the Coming Thing… It’s pretty obvious to any fan of “genre” television that the Nielsen Ratings System is an archaic, tyrannical hold-over from the 1950s that has no relevance to the way today’s entertainment media work, but still inexplicably holds a disproportionate influence over programming. Programming decisions are

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Since posting my last update, I’ve gotten a bunch of email, which I suppose I should’ve expected. A bunch of it was encouragement, of the “Woo-hoo!” variety, but a depressing percentage of it was bitching from the usual suspects: “You’ll ruin it, ’cause you’re an asshole.” “I’d prefer that the

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No Matter Where You Go…. Three day weekend due to the MLK holiday on Monday. Wish I could relax more, but it looks as though this weekend is going to be spent largely with wrestling with a fairly large decision. This week, the rights-holders to the Buckaroo Banzai property contacted

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