I’ve tried to keep this blog positive over the last couple years, and although the title of my 300th post sounds like a mean jab at a failed TV show, I’m actually going to celebrate this milestone blog entry by saying something that never gets said by TV-geek bloggers when talking about a network: “The Cape’s” short run was handled with perfect fairness by NBC.
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Which is the superior superhero show — “The Cape” (8 p.m. Central Mondays on NBC) or “No Ordinary Family” (7 p.m. Central Tuesdays on ABC)? It’s a close call; I like both shows and have problems with both shows in roughly equal measure. So let’s break it down by category.
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Here are my first impressions of Sunday’s two-hour premiere of “The Cape,” which will switch to its regular timeslot, at 8 p.m. Central Mondays on NBC, starting next week.
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Here’s a look at the noteworthy premieres of the fall season. I’m skipping over the bland sitcoms (even if they’re based on a clever Twitter feed or star Joanna Garcia) and the procedural remakes (“Hawaii Five-O”) and spinoffs (like the one for “Criminal Minds”). But I encourage you to check out Zap2It’s guide for a more comprehensive look at the fall lineup, as well as the primetime grid.
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