Lessons that 2011 Has Taught the Entertainment Industry

This year has been a wild ride for lovers of science fiction and fantasy. Some hugely expensive, massively hyped projects have failed, but also some new mega-hits have been born. Hollywood is struggling with sagging movie ticket sales and TV ratings, and book publishers are facing a rapidly changing world. It's a… » 12/21/11 8:00am 12/21/11 8:00am

V goes out in a sticky pile of lizard porn and blood-soaked bliss

As I watched the season finale and, most likely, series finale of V, I was once again struck by how brutally, off-the-charts insane this show is. Incest-laced breeding programs and mother/daughter/grandmother sexual voyeurism and naked torture and psychic drugs and hybrid babies . . . I'm going to miss everything… » 3/17/11 1:25pm 3/17/11 1:25pm