Television Review

Television Review: Mad Men: Season 6

July 2nd, 2013

Created by Matthew Weiner (Lionsgate Television, Weiner Bros., American Movie Classics) Starring Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Karthieser, January Jones, Christina Hendricks, John Slatterly, and Kiernan Shipka. TV series review by Donovan Richards *Spoiler Alert for Previous Seasons* Truth and Untruth What is the economic value of a lie? Generally, we ought not to lie. […]

Television Review: Mad Men: Season 4

April 22nd, 2011

  Created by Matthew Weiner (Lionsgate Television, Weiner Bros., American Movie Classics) Starring Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Karthieser, January Jones, Christina Hendricks, and John Slatterly. TV series review by Donovan Richards “The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.” — George Eliot Self Help. Shelves upon shelves are dedicated to this topic […]

Television Series Review: Undercover Boss

March 1st, 2010

Created by Stephen Lambert (CBS, The Learning Channel, Oprah Winfrey Network) Americans feel deep cynicism and mistrust of corporate America. It is not surprising that this is the prevailing attitude, given the recent abuses and perceived arrogance of many corporate bosses, especially those leading commercial and investment banks. And yet… TV series review by John […]