Tag: Jesse Tyler Ferguson

I don’t know what kind of site you think I’m running

I don’t know what kind of site you think I’m running

Blogstuff
Thanks to the handy website tracking tools site/blog owners can install, I am able to track not just how many people visit this blog and when, but how they get here (e.g. search terms). The majority of people coming to this blog via search engines are looking for some variant of "man in gray flannel suit." Unfortunately they will find neither the book nor the movie here. I do feel bad about tricking people in a way, but then again not so much. What I have to say is much more entertaining anyway. Aside from that, here are some of the more interesting search terms people have used to get to this blog: "christa miller plastic surgery" - OK, so I'm not the only one who is put off by the botched plastic surgery Christa Miller of Scrubs got within the last few years. She's got this w...
Strolling through the fields of the TV dead

Strolling through the fields of the TV dead

TV & Radio
Next to the NFL Draft, the most exciting administrative period of the television year is when the networks announce their upcoming schedules (known in the business as Upfronts). Sad, I know, but true. But before I turn my astute analytical skills on next year's new shows, I'd like to take a moment to remember the fallen. Some canceled shows are undeserving of their fate; they are taken off the air before their time thanks to a fickle fan base or clueless (gutless) network executives. Then again, some were around far longer than they deserved. Here's a partial rundown (a full listing is available at The Futon Critic): The Class (CBS) - Some dismissed this as a poor man's Friends, but I felt this was the most promising new comedy since Scrubs. I wasn't totally sold on The Class a...