Behind the scenes of Severance

Nine (very) short stories about production of the first season. I could watch an hours long documentary about this show.

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An overhead shot of four office desks arranged in a pinwheel on green carpet

20 television shows

I can usually watch one tv show at night, preferably short and not about murder. This list is right up my alley, with recent favorites and oodles of new (to me) options.

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A women sits on a stool with a microphone. She's looking down toward the ground in a reflective moment or beat. She's well lit on a stage with sparkling lights on a black background that look like stars.

The moon in real time

This might be a nice screensaver on the TV when trying to zone out or zone in on something / via Paul Bausch

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EXP TV

Broadcasting an endless stream of obscure media / via MeFi

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Fox redesigns NFL graphics for point-your-phone-at-the-TV era

Great insight to football graphics over the years. / via all over

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‘High Maintenance’ and the New TV Fantasy of New York – The New York Times

Feature Credit... Illustration by Giacomo Gambineri I t was probably during the fourth episode of the second season of HBO’s “High Maintenance” when I finally…

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Streaks Workout. Personal training application

You don't need any equipment - you just need a few minutes and a floor. (works on phone, watch and AppleTV)

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The First and Last Time Mister Rogers Sang “Won’t You Be My Neighbor” on TV

My computer automatically links to such things

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The Best TV Shows of 2019 (So Far)

I skim this list and want to watch so many of these shows. But I honestly don't see how it's possible to watch so many shows.

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Hong Kong Ballet 40th Anniversary Season Brand Video

I want videos like this to be what's on my TV all the time. / via BrandNew

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Even More Covers

Third in a series of animating book covers by Henning M. Lederer. I want this as the screensaver on my TV. / via Tom

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What Makes ‘The Good Place’ So Good?

OCT. 4, 2018 NBC gave Michael Schur total freedom. So the TV impresario made a sitcom that’s also a profound work of philosophy. Kristen Bell, the center of…

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A Visual Guide to All 37 Villains in the Batman TV Series

I had no idea so many famous folks from back in the day played villains on the tv show. / via Thor

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Mr. Rogers was my actual neighbor. He was everything he was on TV and more.

Fred Rogers, the host of the television series Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood. Getty Images Vox's home for compelling, provocative narrative essays. This year…

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The Best of Anthony Bourdain

The chef, television host and author Anthony Bourdain died on Friday at 61. CNN, the network on which his TV show “Parts Unknown” aired, said that he killed…

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Be a Better Neighbor, Build a Better Neighborhood

I grew up in a time before local news outlets dedicated all their resources to scaring the crap out of people every time they turned on the TV. Garage doors…

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Animojis Takeover TV

This is really well done.

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Better Things Season Two Episode Four: Super Singles

Photo: FX Networks Every now and again a TV show gives us a phrase that’s such a clarifying, accurate expression of a thing we couldn’t previously describe that…

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When TV Logos Were Physical Objects

More of this now please / via Thor

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Kids crash dad’s tv interview

The gif

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Tattly on National TV!

So great to see Tina and Yng share the Tattly story

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The Jim Henson Hour marked the first time that chaos defeated the frog

Some TV shows never even make it past the first season. Maybe a series lacked the ratings to match its artistic accomplishments, or maybe it floundered its way…

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Stranger Things: meet the design genius behind TV’s most talked about title font

T his summer, there is only one show that’s really being discussed around the water cooler. Netflix ’s Stranger Things has lured viewers in with its thrilling…

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Back of the Cereal Box: The Dark Side of Mama’s Family

The short version: Before Mama’s Family, there was a TV movie about the Harper family in which Mama dies at the end. And that’s weird. I talked to Carol Burnett…

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The Great British Baking Show breaks all the reality TV rules. That’s why it’s so good.

Just a glance through this article and I want to savor this show. Queuing.

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Lumino City

In their words, "Lumino City is a wonderful puzzle adventure crafted entirely by hand out of paper, card, miniature lights, and motors, for iOS, PC, Mac and Apple TV." It looks gorgeous.

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Inside the Making of ‘Dead Petz,’ Miley Cyrus’s Surprise Album

For Miley Cyrus, complete personal and artistic freedom — the kind that allowed her to announce at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday that she was following…

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KATAI.TV – nIgHt VyBz

I like the vibe of these snapshots / via Yewknee

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What 800 Nerds on a Cruise Ship Taught Me About Life, the Universe, and Snorkeling | WIRED

Adam Savage, host of the tv show MythBusters, has a workshop in San Francisco’s Mission District. The walls and shelves—pretty much every surface, actually—are…

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SpeedOut – Removes Damaged Screws

AS SEEN ON TV! But if potential interest to me.

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Redesigning The World Cup 2014 Brazil

I think ESPN maybe tried flat graphics for a while, but let me tell you, reading scores from a distance in a bar on a tv screen is incredibly hard. I wish this clarity would catch on.

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Nick Offerman On Why We Should Build Stuff | Popular Science

On the TV show Parks and Recreation, Nick Offerman plays the whiskey-quaffing, meat-loving, self-reliant Ron Swanson. He’s also a skilled woodworker who grew up…

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Why We Want TV to Be Disrupted So Badly | TIME.com

It seems as though the promise of a better television experience easily excites the tech media. I frequently talk to many in the tech press about this topic and I find it fascinating that so many people want the TV experience to be disrupted so badly. It’s as though there’s an air of desperation for TV to be reborn. The question is why?

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Why Doesn’t MTV Play Music Videos Anymore?

Made me grin. (Not really safe for kids? Who am I kidding, it probably is if they're fine with bleeping expletives.)

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“Be Here Now” – The Andy Whitfield Story

This actor from TV's Spartacus passed away from Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma and this Kickstarter is attempting to fund the story about his battle. I love the title of this film, which harks back to a book of the same name, "Be Here Now"

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Bon Iver on that MTV Awards Show

"That's the absence of spirit, glue, fabric of what makes us a person. it distracts us from what we could be doing: WORK. on EARTH."

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Rewind: MTV looks at Cincinnati in 1994

Sudsy Malone's, Afghan Whigs, Ass Ponies, Darren Blase and more. Everyone's skin looks so young in this flashback.

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Rewind: MTV looks at Cincinnati in 1994

I wish I had this much data to dashboard. I'd have to start wearing a suit. Well maybe not, but the app is lovely looking either way.

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Sufjan’s network tv debut

Weird and wonderful

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A magic wand for your tv

Gestural UI finally comes of age. (via FreshArrival)

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Miniature sets of TV shows

From Facts of Life, to Price is Right. V. awesome (via andrew huff)

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Ironic Sans: Why didn’t anybody tell me about Ovation TV?

Must write cable operator and ask for said channel.

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Songs in TV Commercials

A trove (via rachel at intensify)

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MTV MUSIC

Finally. Music videos on the internet. I wish the quality of encoding was a bit higher.

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Truthful TV Title Cards

Funny. (via that one dude)

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Starcade was an 80s TV game show

Contestants played videogames, and I'm pretty sure this is where my bud Tom became obsessed with the Sound Burger record player. Must share link with him...

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Interview with Bjarne P. Tveskov, Classic LEGO Space Designer

This man designed some of my favorite sets of Lego growing up

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Brylcreem’s Effortless TV Ad

Plus the behind the scenes. "The only thing we've reallly got left... is authenticity"

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Tracking Face Time of candidates on TV

A fair and balanced graphic (via TMN)

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TV Dinner

crochet (via drawn)

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MySpace Videos: Ed Banger V2 by Lelab.TV

(ew myspace) But, if you liked that previous t-shirt music video you'll dig this(via michael surtees)

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