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It’s finally Thursday and we are officially one day away from kicking off the weekend! I don’t know about you guys, but I’m ready for some fun TV watching to wind down from my hectic day at work.
What’s hot on TV tonight? Find out what I’ll be watching (and DVRi’ing) right here
It was with a heavy heart and a big box of tissues that fans bid adieu to the Showtime hit drama “Dexter,” after eight seasons on the air last fall. There were many discussions about whether or not our favorite serial killer, played by Michael C Hall, got the ending that he deserved, but it can’t be denied that millions tuned in week after week to see who would be the next person to end up shrink wrapped to his table.
Although it’s been showered with Emmy nominations and critical praise, “The Good Wife” has gotten a little lost on Sunday night in the midst of cable’s big guns—HBO’s “Game of Thrones” and “Boardwalk Empire,” Showtime’s final season of “Dexter,” “Ray Donovan” and the new “Masters of Sex,” AMC’s “Mad Men,” “Breaking Bad” and “The Walking Dead”—but it remains the perfect example of what network TV does best, tearing its narratives from the day’s headlines.
By Jennifer Vineyard The “Dexter” series finale enraged many fans for many reasons; chief among them was the fact that Dexter lived — and became a logger? — despite having… More
Television viewers tuned in to see TV stars celebrating each other but didn’t ignore what else the medium had to offer.
Dexter deserved better. So did “Dexter” fans, who, witnessing this Showtime drama end in a heap, were subjected to the lamest series finale since “Seinfeld.”
It’s hard to fully process one’s feelings about the end of a television series that’s lasted as long as “Dexter” has. This season started off strong, then took a turn for the worse. Still, I was optimistic that this final hour would be a redemption of sorts, a fitting end to the story of Dexter Morgan and his sister. As the closing scene faded from my television screen, my reaction wasn’t shock or sadness. It was anger.
In a break with TV tradition, the Emmy Awards will have plenty of competition on Sunday from some shows that, ironically, are nominated for numerous awards. Read our rundown …