Tag Archives: All in the Family

Our colleague Greg Ehrbar reviews Sitcom Writers Talk Shop: Behind the Scenes with Carl Reiner, Norman Lear and Other Geniuses of TV Comedy, a new book by Paula Finn that sheds light into the craft of writing itself

https://gregovision.net/gregovision-blog/2018/11/14/book-review-sitcom-writers-talk-shop-by-paula-finn

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Podcast of TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 425 with guests Wayne Péré and Christina Elizabeth Smith is now available online for listening on demand

Show No. 425 with guests Wayne Péré and Christina Elizabeth Smith Original Airdates: Nov. 2-5, 2018 Listen to “TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 425 with guests Wayne Péré and Christina Elizabeth Smith” on Spreaker. First hour: Ed welcomes actress and screenwriter … Continue reading

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via @LorraineAli, TV critic of @latimes: While some viewers may have been offended by the “Muslim panic episode” (as this week’s segment of Roseanne has come to be known), because the episode ultimately makes Roseanne Connor’s bigoted rhetoric the butt of the joke (just as All in the Family did forty years ago), it serves a purpose

http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/tv/la-et-st-critics-notebook-roseanne-20180509-story.html

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David Susskind and the Sitcom Class Wars: Next on TVC

Stephen Battaglio, business editor for the Los Angeles Times, and cultural historian Ray Starman will join us this weekend on an encore edition of TV CONFIDENTIAL, airing April 27-30 at the following times and venues: Share-a-Vision Radio San Francisco Bay … Continue reading

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