Watch this week for a very entertaining dose of movie trivia and the geeks who know a lot of it by heart – including this geek, who will be seen Friday, February 23. This account is part I (the before) of a two part series.
The Idiot Box is supposed to be a column about TV. But for my first column I say “fuck TV.” TV is on the way out anyway. Content has always been king. Yet, we cling to that ugly black box with its standard-definition image and commercials and “schedules” and we’re thankful for it. The past year has proven that time and time again that television as we know it no longer exists. And if you don’t believe it, I’m going to prove it to you. Just take a look at this season.