The L Word

There are lesbians on TV! Who knew?

“Cutting my heart, burning my soul”

It’s after one a.m. and I was just about to go to bed when it started to thunderstorm. It doesn’t usually thunderstorm in February, right? The window is open just about six inches and I can feel the cool breeze and smell the rain. The thunder is low, no giant, crackling booms that slice through […]

Just don’t throw her in the lake

I cannot get over the indignity. Bette Porter is simply not the sort of woman who gets thrown over a shoulder and then tossed into a lake. (If you’re not watching The L Word, this is all I am going to say that would spoil anything, and trust me, this is a see-it-to-believe-it situation.) Everything […]

Third season itch

I am not seriously thinking about leaving Weeds, but we have been together for almost three whole seasons now. What is it about that third season? It was during the third season of Desperate Housewives that my mind started to wander to more attractive, more interesting shows—shows that listened to me and treated me well. […]