A Geek and his PVR

Fighting an uphill battle against my PVRs diminishing freespace

Archive for June, 2006

Watched log for Thursday

Celebrity Poker Showdown: Joy Behar, Andy Dick, Macy Gray, Christopher Meloni, Robin Tunney

Doctor Who: The Girl in the Fireplace, Rise of the Cybermen, The Age of Steel

Saved: Living Dead

Watched log for Wednesday

Iron Chef America: Morimoto vs. Eme

Secret Ingredient: Lobster
Judges: Barry Wine, Karine Bahkoum, Jeffrey Steingarten
Weird Dish/Ingredient: Olive Oil Ice Cream
Winner: Morimoto

Saved: Pilot (A Day in the Life), The Lady & the Tiger

Kyle XY: Pilot

Pepper Dennis: Frat Boys May Lose Their Manhood — Film At Eleven

Watched log for Tuesday

Overhaulin’: Lemama’s Boy

The Closer: Slippin’

Watched log for Monday

The Dead Zone: Independence Day

Oban Star Racers: Cruel Like Ceres

Watched log for Sunday

My Fair Brady: We're Getting Married: Episode 5

Hogan Knows Best: Brooke's Video Dreams

Eureka 7: Into the Nature

Windfall: There and Gone Again

Celebrity Poker Showdown: Mario Cantone, Rocco DiSpirito, Jenna Fischer, Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele

Iron Chef America: Flay vs. Lee

Secret Ingredient: Bacon (it's the secret to all my cooking)
Judges: Mo Rocca, Akiko Katayama, Jeffrey Steingarten
Winner: A Tie!

The 4400: Being Tom Baldwin, Gone

The Dead Zone: Forbidden Fruit

The Venture Brothers: Powerless in the Face of Death 

Watched log for Thursday

Swingers

Finally, finally, I am watching this movie. Austin has been bugging me about watching this for a while, so I got it from Blockbuster Online. I think the only part I'd seen before was the very end. It was good. I liked it.

Crossing Jordan: Death Toll

The Tick: The Tick vs. Filth

Watched log for Wednesday

The Closer: Mom Duty

Memoirs of a Geisha

Wow, that was a long movie. Beautifully filmed, but a bit weak plotwise.

Iron Chef America: Batali vs. Lefebvre

Secret Ingredient: Big Eye Tuna
Judges: Karine Bakhoum, Mo Rocca, Melissa Clark
Weird Dishes: Rice Ice Cream on Tuna Sashimi plate
Winner: Mario Batali

Love Monkey: Coming Out

It's really too bad this show was canceled. There were flashes of near-brilliance, and it was just not given the chance to really suceed. I think the biggest problem with the show was that everything always worked out for Tom in the end. They never allowed him to fail. Oh well, what could have been.

Good Eats: Cubing A Round 

Oban Star Racers: In Like Flint (Eps. 4)