Why “The View” is in trouble

At left and at right you have tubby, coarse women, neither of whom is especially bright. In short, the view ain’t scenic. Now, you have Fox News competitor, “Outnumbered” with smart, accomplished women who don’t need to hide behind a desk or a...

Is Longmire long gone?

Let’s hope someone picks up the slack. When a television show is consistently popular, its reward usually isn’t getting canceled. But that is what happened to “Longmire” on the A&E cable channel, which was unceremoniously dumped after three...

Come back to Louie

“Louie” on the FX Channel is remarkable in many ways. One, comedian Louie C.K. has been given a free hand in producing the show. He often writes, edits and acts in each episode. Earlier seasons are available on Netflix. The first season included extreme...