Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 2: Ep. 2.10 “Dispute Between Brothers” (Original airdate Saturday, December 8, 1990) — a review

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “Dispute Between Brothers.” On this day in history, the space probe Galileo completed an Earth flyby. The probe had to slingshot around Venus and twice around Earth […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 2: Ep. 2.7 “Lonely Souls” (Original airdate Saturday, November 10, 1990) — a review

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “Lonely Souls.” On this day in history, “Knocking Boots,” by the rapper Candyman peaked on the US Top-10 at #9. In all, it would spend two weeks […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 2: Ep. 2.6 “Demons” (Original airdate Saturday, November 3, 1990) — a review

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “Demons.” On this day in history, the band Warrant breaks into the US Top-10, in the #10 position, with “Cherry Pie.” I’m not sure if it’s the […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 2: Ep. 2.3 “The Man Behind the Glass” (Original airdate Saturday, October 13, 1990) — a review

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “The Man Behind the Glass.” On this day in history, the song “Ice Ice Baby,” by Vanilla Ice, was being heard a lot. It entered the top […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 2: Ep. 2.1 “May the Giant Be with You” (Original airdate Sunday, September 30, 1990) — a review (Part 2 of 2)

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “May the Giant Be with You.” This is the second part of a two-part recap. Over at the Double R Diner, HANK JENNINGS is busy bussing tables […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 2: Ep. 2.1 “May the Giant Be with You” (Original airdate Sunday,September 30, 1990) — a review (Part 1 of 2)

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “May the Giant Be with You.” This was another double-sized episode, so this review will be posted in two parts. On this date in history, the rock […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 1: Ep. 1.2 “Traces to Nowhere” (Original airdate Thursday, April 12, 1990) — a review

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “Traces to Nowhere.” On this date in history, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990) was raking it in at the box office. It had knocked Pretty Woman out […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 1: Ep. 1.1 “Pilot/Northwest Passage” (Original airdate Sunday, April 8, 1990) — a review (Part 2 of 2)

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the second half of “Pilot/Northwest Passage.” It seems a little late in the narrative to keep introducing new characters and settings, but that’s what we’re doing. In fact, FBI […]

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Stumptown: Season 1 — a review

  Stumptown is based on a comic book series of the same title, by Greg Rucka, Matthew Southwork and Justin Greenwood. It was adapted for television by writer-producer Jason Richman, who you may know as the creator of the television series Detroit 1-8-7, which had 18 episodes that aired in the 2010-11 season. No? You […]

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