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That One Night When The Buried Life Guys Changed My Life

In Television, Uncategorized on March 29, 2012 at 12:28 am

by:  Eric Buenning

That strapping young lad in the middle of this picture is, in fact, yours truly.  The guys flanking me in the pic?  Well those guys would be Dave Lingwood and Jonnie Penn from MTV’s The Buried Life ( actually, MTV axed the show this year.  I’ll never understand why.)  These guys are half of the amazing quartet that has trekked across the country, sharing their story and touching many lives along the way.  This article will cover only one night of that journey, but it’s a night that I can definitely say changed my life forever. Read the rest of this entry »

The Power of the Food Network

In Television on December 5, 2011 at 1:34 pm

by:  Mary Coan

 

It started innocently. An hour here or there, maybe a few minutes before a quick dessert with Rachael (Ray) before I started my homework. Before I get any more mysterious or creepy, I’m going to admit that I’m talking about my burgeoning obsession with the Food Network. Beginning shortly after my parents finally caved and got satellite service when I was in middle school (if only you could have heard my brother and I shriek for joy when we got the news), I discovered this mystical channel called the Food Network. It had shiny new kitchens, unchipped dishes, and clean ovens. It wasn’t long before I fell in love. Read the rest of this entry »

The Search for the Best 90’s Show: Division 4

In Television on November 30, 2011 at 4:21 pm

by:  Eric Buenning

Well then…this is so far overdue.  I’m truly sorry.  With Thanksgiving break and an increase in schoolwork, I just forgot about this contest.  Nevertheless, the search is still on! Read the rest of this entry »

The Search for the Best 90’s Show: Division 3

In Television on November 10, 2011 at 4:08 pm

by:  Eric Buenning

Before we continue, let’s announce the shows advancing from Division 2.

Pepperann d. Pinky and the Brain

Rugrats d. As Told by Ginger

Spongebob Squarepants d. Rocket Power

All That d. Seinfeld

On to Division 3! Read the rest of this entry »

The Search for the Best 90’s Show: Division 2

In Television on November 3, 2011 at 10:46 am

by:  Eric Buenning

Yeah…….my bad on being super late with this one.  I forgot I was doing this.  My apologies.  Let’s not waste any more time than I already have.

WINNERS ADVANCING FROM DIVISION 1:  Friends, Saved by the Bell, Dexter’s Laboratory, Recess Read the rest of this entry »

The Search for the Best 90’s Show: Intro and Divison 1

In Television on October 24, 2011 at 5:46 pm

by:  Eric Buenning

Welcome to the Search for the best 90’s television show.  Let’s not waste any time getting started. Read the rest of this entry »

“Party Down” Review

In Television on August 11, 2011 at 1:54 pm

The Show You’ve Never Heard of with the Cast You’ve Definitely Heard Of

by:  Larisa Brusky

Ever find yourself wondering what to do now that your favorite summer shows are winding down before your favorite fall shows start up? Yeah, I had that same problem…until I found the TV show Party Down on Netflix. Read the rest of this entry »

Best Week Ever

In Television on July 30, 2011 at 12:21 am

by:  Eric Buenning

It’s the most wonderful time of the year.  No, I’m not talking about any holiday.  No, I’m not talking about March Madness.  I’m definitely not talking about tax season.

I’m talking about SHARK WEEK!!!!!!!!! Read the rest of this entry »

Three Man Weave: How I Met Your Mother

In Television on July 22, 2011 at 7:03 pm

 

by:  Eric Buenning, Larisa Brusky, and Jordan Goldberg

So here is how Three Man Weave works.  A topic for discussion is chosen and questions are created to be answered by the Scribble Manor staff.  Topics can cover just about anything, and reader comments and answers are very much suggested.

Today’s topic is the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother.  Already six seasons in, HIMYM has been a mainstay on CBS’s Monday lineup.  Some of these questions are serious and pertain to the story, and some are just for fun.  Again, feedback is encouraged and appreciated. Read the rest of this entry »