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A series of articles on the state of television.
by Mark D. Johnson
30 Articles
 
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Trading Spaces, Carving Faces
The good, the bad & the ugly of television’s makeover mania.
December 13, 2002
The Great Smothers Brothers Controversy
Could it happen again?
December 6, 2002
Cathode Rays of Hope
Ten things TV viewers can be thankful for.
November 22, 2002
Sex and the Family Hour
Are these ‘Friends’ a bad influence?
November 15, 2002
Reality Check-up
When television goes bad.
November 8, 2002
'John Doe' Gets Lost
Who is he, and why am I watching this show?
November 1, 2002
Pleasant 'Dreams'
New series aims high.
October 25, 2002
'Firefly' Sparkles with Potential
Space... once again... the final frontier.
October 18, 2002
'Saturday Night Live' Pronounced Dead On Arrival
Season premiere meets low expectations.
October 11, 2002
TV's Brave New Cop Show
'Boomtown' delivers a fresh perspective. Column Debut.
October 4, 2002
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Author Bio:  Mark D. Johnson
Mark D. Johnson is the founder, editor, and webmaster of The Partial Observer. He wrote commentary on the television industry for the PO during the 2002-03 season. He was once an active jazz musician, but kept his day job, and now observes the world primarily from his home in Virginia, where he lives with his wife Laurel and newborn son Lukas. A native of Jamestown, New York, he has also lived in Chicago and St. Paul.

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