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Yep. That's a mouthful.

Homeland first. I would like to like the show. There are some really good actors, and the story is mildly interesting, but I'm not far enough removed from discovering just how Mandy Patinkin walked out on Criminal Minds that I can be even remotely sanguine about his presence in Homeland. He's good. He's really, really good, but how any showrunner can take a chance on him after pulling something like that not once, but twice in his career? Yeah. I don't get it.

NCIS. I expected to like '200', and I suppose I did. Sure, it felt unbalanced, and every time we cut back to the case of the day, I needed a minute to reorient myself. And a couple of scenes were complete letdowns, as far as I was concerned. But... there was good stuff, as well, and Mark Harmon is an amazing actor.

White Collar. My new crack. I adore that show so much, and it's brilliant antidote to the darkness of Criminal Minds. Also? Neal and Peter are probably the gayest leading men I've seen since SG-A. Seriously. And El. Oh, how I adore El. El and Peter is a thing of beauty. A functional marriage between two strong, smart adults. So awesome it hurts.

Grimm. Yeah. I like it; I like the style, I like the banter, I like the poor sergeant who is their snarky go-to-guy. I love the even more snarky blutbad go-to-guy. But, dear God, 10 episodes in and I'm wondering if Portland Oregon is seriously the city with no professional women. The main characters are all guys. Pretty much the only woman you see on a semi-permanent basis is the girlfriend. And you don't see her a lot, and she hardly ever gets to be awesome. I miss women!

Date: 2012-02-09 12:26 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] eve_doodle
Oh my god yes, WC is made of crack. When done right, the El/Peter/Neal UST is just so beautiful and amazing and makes me want to roll around in a pile of OT3 fanfiction. (Have you seen the 'prom' photo of Peter and Neal yet?)

Date: 2012-02-09 11:33 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] eve_doodle

I adore El and Mozzie. They're just so cute together and I love how it terrifies Peter (just a little, of course) that they're buddies. ♥ Oh my god, Peter/Neal are just made for each other. Handcuffs!

Date: 2012-02-10 12:57 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] eve_doodle



/keels over

(I haven't even watched CM yet but it sound so good. Have yet to find a decent streaming link. ☹)

Date: 2012-02-09 01:25 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] roane
Wait. Someone else gave Mandy a job in a SERIES? WTF?


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