Monthly Archives: April 2011

Ratings Watch – 4/30/2011

The royals dominated the sleepy Friday night primetime as CBS’s special, Royal Wedding: Modern Majesty, garnered a 1.7 adults 18-49 rating.  In scripted television CSI:NY led the evening with a 1.7 while Fringe rebounded up a tenth from last week’s series low … Continue reading

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American Idol: And Then There Were Five

I’m not going to apologize for the lack of Idol coverage here at It’s Only Bullets.  Try as I might, I can’t get too into Idol this season, especially when there are much better viewing alternatives on TV. That being … Continue reading

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Community – “Applied Anthropology and Culinary Arts”: Baby Greendale

The last time Community did a bottle episode they made sure to point out that’s what they were doing.  This time it went unremarked upon, yet bottle episode it was.

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Ratings Watch – 4/29/2011

The goodbye to Michael Scott boosted ratings for The Office 24% from last week as the show averaged a 4.1 adults 18-49 rating as broadcast television was down in general for the night thanks to the NBA playoffs and the NFL … Continue reading

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Parks and Rec: “Jerry’s Painting”: A-Rod knows what I’m talking about

I’m not going to sit here and claim to be an expert on comedy, but I do know this much: centaurs are never not funny.  Fifty percent person, fifty percent horse, and one hundred percent hysterical.  So when you have … Continue reading

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Ender’s Game – If At First You Don’t Succeed, Try, Try Again

The film adaptation of Orson Scott Card’s Ender’s Game has been circling Hollywood essentially ever since the book was published back in 1985.  Warner Bros acquired the rights to the novel in 2002 and tried for years to make the … Continue reading

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Brian Williams Returns to New York from London

Kudos to NBC News head honcho Steve Capus for making the absolutely right call in turning news anchor Brian Williams right around shortly after landing in London early this morning.  While Williams was en route across the North Atlantic the … Continue reading

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