Monthly Archive:: December 2012

29 Dec 2012

Top 30 TV Shows of 2012 : No 06 Boardwalk Empire

Boardwalk has been slowly climbing up my end of year lists since S1.  It has this uncanny ability to surprise me each season. The season always starts pretty slow and takes a while to get me interested then
29 Dec 2012

Top 30 TV Shows of 2012 : No 07 The Hour

The greatest enjoyment I get from The Hour is not so much the stories (though they are very good and often thrilling and intense) but is is just spending time in the 1950s with the characters. Sometimes I wish
28 Dec 2012

Top 30 TV Shows of 2012 : No 08 The Thick of It

I never expected to become emotionally compromised by a show like The Thick Of It. It was meant to be my fun satirical show not one that left me upset over the demise of a spin doctor named
28 Dec 2012

Top 30 TV Shows of 2012 : No 09 Game of Thrones

I know some people had issues with season 2 especially with the changes from the books but I personally really enjoyed the hell out of it.  Yes there is small issue of an ever expanding cast of
27 Dec 2012

Top 30 TV Shows of 2012 : No 10 Community

There is an undercurrent of darkness running through S3 of Community and this has always worked well for the show. The exploration of Troy’s and Abed’s friendship was a long time coming, the way in which Abed deals with reality