The Definitive History of Science Fiction and Fantasy Cop Shows

This fall's television offerings include Grimm, a fantasy take on the police procedural in which a homicide detective must protect humanity from fairytale evil. And Terry Pratchett has a new procedural on the way, set in his Discworld universe. » 5/19/11 1:00pm 5/19/11 1:00pm

Whatever Happened To Rocky Jones, Space Ranger?

You're always hearing about Flash Gordon this and Buck Rogers that. You see Flash and Buck, snorting their comet-dust and dancing with robots with obscenely shaped heads. But nobody ever thinks about Rocky Jones, Space Ranger, who rocked just as hard back in the 1950s. Did Buck have a comedy sidekick named Winky? Or a… » 6/30/08 5:30pm 6/30/08 5:30pm