The Year I Gave up TV for Lent

Giving up TV for Lent I never really thought anything would come from giving up TV for Lent. I was just trying to find something to give up that I really enjoyed and that I haven’t given up before. Although I didn’t realize it at that time, TV was a huge part of my life. In some cases, I can say that it ran my life or at least my after work life. This was before TiVo and streaming online. My schedule depended on if “my shows” were playing that evening and whether or not the shows were reruns. I…

Galavant is a HUGE Disappointment

Dan Fogelman (Tangled) teams up with composer Alan Menken (The Little Mermaid, Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast) and lyricist Glenn Slater (Tangled) to create a new mini series called Galavant. The commercials promoting the series made it look like a Princess Bride type of comedy. Sounds like a series that the whole family would enjoy – right? Not so fast. This is NOT a family series nor is it funny. ABC aired the show at 7:00 central/8:00 eastern. As mentioned above, the creators of this series have created in the past some very nice family films. There is no reason…