It’s obvious in retrospect, so who cares about Starbuck — John McCain is a Cylon. A copy of the Saul Tigh model, to be exact: “Yes, Mr. President” is soon to be replaced with “By your command.”
Friday, 4-4. Season Four. Then there will be no more. Get your geek on. This creature feature, by the way, looks too cheesy to even be real. Makes me really miss my TV.
And in the meantime, there’s what promises to be a thoughtful and insightful interview about how the legal and political issues that underlie the series. I’ll be watching on streaming internet vision.
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Just saw this week’s Battlestar Galactica. Chief Tyrol will henceforce be called “Norma Rae.” That is all.
I am not the only one taking notice of the fact that Battlestar Galactica is one of the best-written shows on television. One guy has suggested that this show is a fantastic lens for analysis of contemporary legal issues. He’s… Continue Reading
I couldn’t be more pleased with the return of Battlestar Galactica. The 2-hour season premiere was everything I could have hoped for — narratively rich, complex, obviously within a large and well-thought out story arc, emotionally compelling, morally ambiguous, and… Continue Reading
I should get to sleep. But sometimes you find the most amazing stuff when you follow links at random. Sometimes you get some interesting insights on someone’s blog, sometimes you find something funny, sometimes you find something really surreal. This… Continue Reading
I’m still trying to decide about last night’s season finale of Battlestar Galactica. If you watch the show, and haven’t seen the season 2 finale yet, just skip this post until you have seen it, because I’m letting the spoilers… Continue Reading