Site Columns By Michelle
September 16, 2005 - 10:56 PM

Hello World!

It's the week where every year I get caught up in homework, music lessons, Hebrew school and other kid-related things and forget what day it is, which ends up affecting my television-watching for the entire year. Last season, for instance, I missed the premiere of Lost, and by the time I remembered to watch it, I didn't really get what everyone else thought what was so great about it. On the other hand I saw the pilot of Veronica Mars and was hooked immediately. Go figure.

This year I already made a conscious choice not to watch Bones and just blew it when it came to watching Supernatural, which I had intended to try. But I know that Threshold premieres tonight, so I will give it a chance. I am weighing my disappointments with Enterprise and particularly Voyager (which also had a female lead) in regard to Brannon Braga against the fact that I like both Carla Gugino and Brent Spiner and the trailers look great, so I figure I should give it a chance.

Otherwise, I'm waiting for The West Wing to return and thinking I will give Smallville one more chance, as I have every year since it went on the air. I guess I must actually like it or something. But really HBO's ruined me for network television.

Trek BBS Today

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Poll Results

Below are the results of the most recent TrekToday poll:

Fall TV season will soon be upon us. Are you most looking forward to...
The imminent decline and fall of UPN? 31.7% - (465 Votes)
The return of 'Lost'? 24.3% - (356 Votes)
Absolutely nothing? 16.3% - (239 Votes)
'Enterprise' reruns start in syndication? 9% - (132 Votes)
The debut of 'Threshold'? 7.3% - (108 Votes)
A new season of 'Boston Legal'? 5.8% - (85 Votes)
Yay, more 'Desperate Housewives'? 2.9% - (43 Votes)
Jeri Ryan on 'The O.C.'? 2.5% - (37 Votes)

Total Votes: 1465

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