Daniel Carlson

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  • 4 years ago | Film and TV

    • It's easy to forget that Extreme Makeover: Home Edition -- the cataclysmically sad reality show in which lower-income families receive new houses -- was a spinoff of Extreme Makeover, as odious a show as Home Edition is kind. Sure, it wasn'...

  • 4 years ago | Film and TV

    We're entering the holiday slump, when there's not much on besides holiday specials (yay!) and sports (meh). This was the week in TV Land: • ABC has pulled Man Up! from its schedule, which is news for many people who didn't even know Man Up! ...

  • 4 years ago | Film and TV

    So here we are. This was the last new episode of Community we'll get for a while. There's no telling when the show will be back, but one thing's certain: This was probably not the way to go out. Community has always existed halfway between our wor...

  • 4 years ago | Film and TV

    Community is about to disappear from NBC's lineup, and no one's sure when it's coming back. It's been reported that all 22 of this season's ordered episodes will be shot and aired, and I (like others) am hopeful that the show will return for anoth...

  • 4 years ago | Film and TV

    • Louis C.K. had a great arc on Parks and Recreation a couple seasons back as Dave, the sweet but simple cop who fell in love with Leslie but ultimately moved to San Diego. Now that Leslie and Ben are together, though, there's comedy to be mi...

  • 4 years ago | Film and TV

    Halfway through its third season -- and just a week away from what will be its final episode for who knows how many months -- Community is at something of a crossroads. It's not just that the show is struggling to find a lifeline at NBC and bring ...