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Posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 5:03:01 AM

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DLizze wrote:

Fawlty Towers

Are You Being Served?

These! And Only Fools and Horses. Classic!
Posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 5:52:38 AM

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I dont really watch t.v. - i only watch HBO Regaeman Man

Real sex
Taxi cab confessions
Dream on
6 feet under

Overwhelming Reality

From Across the Room
Posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 11:35:54 AM

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as summer is arriving, my summer guilty pleasure is Big Brother (hehehe ... the only "survivor" reality game I'd even consider playing!)

going into the fall is NFL Sundays & Monday Nights

regular shows I tend to PVR are The Good Wife, Parenthood, The BreakOut Kings (HBO), Suits (HBO),Combat Hospital and Blue Blood
Posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 12:55:44 PM

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Night Court
Saturday Night Live


Saturday Night Live
Big Bang Theory
Family Guy
Anything that has to do with the universe (Wormhole, Steven Hawking etc)
Game of Thrones. (Good writing as well as lots of gratuitous sex)
Breaking Bad

Posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 1:00:09 PM

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what we watch:

Once upon a time
The B in apt 23
Dr Who
Game of Thrones

Posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 6:17:12 PM

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Sanford and Son


Most things "Adult Swim"
Family Guy
The Big Bang Theory
Mike and Mike in the morning on ESPN
Posted: Wednesday, May 23, 2012 7:23:55 AM

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Oooo, toughie, but let's see (not including sports):

Star Trek
Star Trek Next Generation
Battlestar Galactica (old & new)
...... are we seeing a trend??
Black Adder (all of them)
The Avengers (with Diana Rigg as Emma Peel)
The New Avengers (Joanna Lumley love10 )

.... Oh, this is too hard to narrow down. Let's move on to the present:
Walking Dead
Top Gear (UK version)

I need to get out more!!


"Whoa, lady, I only speak two languages, English and bad English." - Korben Dallas, from The Fifth Element

"If history repeats itself, and the unexpected always happens, how incapable must man be of learning from experience?" - George Bernard Shaw
Posted: Wednesday, May 23, 2012 7:31:59 AM

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Some of my favorites as an adult are:

The Wire

first 4 seasons of Weeds

Breaking Bad

Game of Thrones


Cowboy Bebop

The Old Conan O'brian show from like 10 years ago. (only late night talk show I ever watched)

Saturday night live.

British version of the office

Family Guy

MXC (two drink minimum! voiced over a Japanese girl throwing up a peace sign will always be funny to me)

Posted: Friday, May 25, 2012 1:58:07 AM

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Old shows:

Full House
The Simpsons
Wonder Years
Freaks and Geeks

Now-ish shows:

Arrested Development
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
30 Rock
Mr. Show
The Wire
Friday Night Lights

Posted: Saturday, May 26, 2012 12:40:02 PM

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My favorites Are:

Once Upon a Time
Games of thrones
Dr House (the first 3 seasons only)
Sons of Anarchy
Gilmore Girls
New Girl
How i met your mother
My ultimate guilty pleasure (i should feel ashamed of admitting this but im not because it makes me laugh so hard) Jersey Shore.
Posted: Thursday, May 31, 2012 9:00:46 AM

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well I'm going to dive in:
Walking Dead
Drop Dead Diva
Star Trek Voyager
7th Heaven
Step by Step
Fresh Prince of Bel Aire
Full House
Sabrina the Teenage Witch
Criminal Minds
Dharma & Greg
Will & Grace
The Cosby Show
My wife and Kids
King of Queens
Family Guy

whew...didnt know I watched so much tv! Im not even gonna inclue reality tv...hahahaha
Posted: Monday, June 04, 2012 3:37:16 AM

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I am not going to put these in any specific order, present or past or what not, but here is my list of television shows.

-Buffy the Vampire Slayer
-True Blood
-Lie to Me
-Criminal Minds
-Big Bang Theory
-How I Met Your Mother
-Grey's Anatomy
-Switched at Birth

and more but I can't think of them right now.

If you can't fuck yourself ... who can you fuck?
Posted: Friday, June 08, 2012 9:14:38 AM

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naughtiestmommy wrote:
I honestly think that what we watch on TV says a lot about our personalities (I know, some people don't watch TV). So, I want to know: what are your fave shows, past and present?

I know I am forgetting some, especially British shows (I have a Brit's sense of humor).

Okay, your turns!

I watch almost no television, although on bereaks at work I will go in and turn it on. Through that, I've seen parts of South Park (in edited reruns), The Outer Limits (the original B&W version on a local channel that carries Black and White Overnight), Highway Patrol, Sea Hunt (same channel), Mister Ed (before you say Oh puh-leeze, let me give you my assertion that Alan Young was one of the most talented comic actors anywhere and this is the only way to see him -- you need to look up his filography). Even The Patty Duke Show had some moments.

Usually, I just look at whatever channel is on in the break room. At home I watch very little other than local news, the first two segments of Jay Leno, and the remaining game shows. Jeopardy! is my favorite, along with Wheel of Fortune and The Price Is Right. I also like Millionaire in its new format, especially since Meredith Vieira looks like she truly enjoys hosting it and learning things along with the contestants. It's not at all wrong or unethical for a news personality to host a quiz show (it provided many of the great reporters with a healthy side income in TV's early days), and it gives a sense of authority to the program.

It takes a long time for a show to catch on for me. When I had a girlfriend, we would watch shows on DVD or reruns and enjoy them, but I didn't pick up the habit of watching them in new broadcasts and still haven't. Many of my favorites were picked up when CBS and ABC broadcast late-night reruns of various cop shows. McCloud and the original Hawaii Five-O were my favorites. (The new Five-O isn't half bad, but it's extremely difficult to follow and has made a conscious effort to be much darker than the original.)

And, as far as I know, a Snooki is a very short woman named Nicole Palazzi who is famous for being famous. And I don't even know if I spelled the last name right.
Posted: Friday, June 08, 2012 9:33:49 AM

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I watch a lot of sports, ESPN. Atlanta Braves games (if I'm not actually there), Football.

I also like:
Burn Notice
The Walking Dead
CSI New York
Harry's law

The History Channel:
Swamp People
Mountain Men
(anything about actual history)

National Geographic Channel:

Animal Planet Channel

The Military Channel
Documenteries on historic battles

Music videos

Old TV shows I like:
Boston Legal
The Unit
Band of Brothers (miniseries)
Lonesome Dove (miniseries)

The worst channel on television is MTV. A complete waste and a disgrace to human culture!

Posted: Friday, June 08, 2012 9:36:50 AM

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I have just been watching "The Wire" in its full seasons .... what a terrific show! It is an HBO program. There is only 5 seasons (which is sad). The characters and the story line are evolving and captivating. I highly recommend this for your addictive TV viewing!
Posted: Friday, July 13, 2012 1:35:21 PM

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South Park
CSI (the original....until Sara and Grisholm got together....totally ruined it and haven't watched another episode)
Posted: Friday, July 13, 2012 1:38:42 PM

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and MASH, forgot that one. Love watching reruns.
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