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In this episode Jess finds lies are easier to handle than the truth sometimes, Nick gets douchebag lessons from Schmidt and Winston reaches his limit with his roommates. Thank you Elizabeth Meriwether and crew!  I have a new favorite episode of New Girl!  Secrets was witty and engaging.  It used

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In this episode Jess and Russell try to find their groove, Winston figures out how he really feels about Shelby, Schmidt turns the tables on CeCe, and Nick parties like it’s 1999 with Dirk (guest Martin Starr). After a SXSW induced hiatus, I am back and ready to give you my

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Safety Not Guaranteed is such a great film! The film got fantastic reviews out of the Sundance Film Festival, which made me very jealous since I wasn’t there to enjoy it. Luckily, it was selected to come to SXSW this year and I was in attendance for that particular festival.

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Fox’s New Girl adds some major star power with Dermot Mulroney as Russell; one of Jess’ student’s wealthy father and possible love interest.  Visiting his house turns out to be a lesson in culture for the New Girl crew.  Nick can’t get enough of the dapperness of Russell’s digs, even

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The Safety Not Guaranteed red carpet promised a lot of talented actors, as well as a director and writer that I admire for their concept and ability to bring together an amazing cast, so this was a big deal for me. Never having been on a red carpet before, I assumed that

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In this week’s episode of NewGirl, “Bully”, CeCe has to come to terms with her relationship with Schmidt, Jess has to relive her bullied past and Nick reads too much into a gift from Julia. CeCe and Schmidt are still hooking up as we see at the opening of “Bully”.

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The New Girl, “Valentine’s Day” episode was surprisingly less cutesy than I would have expected, it had a little naughtier theme than normal.  There is something of a True Blood reunion in this episode between Lizzy Caplan and Ryan Kwanten, though they don’t have any scenes together. We find that

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New Girl, “The Landlord” was pretty slow, but gave me one of the best laughs I’ve had this week.  Can I say it was worth sitting through the rest of the episode to get that one laugh?  I just don’t think so.  I am still giddy from it, but I

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This week’s New Girl, “Jess & Julia” was named with the same amount of creativity that the episode was written with.  I’ve been struggling with this show and if I made my decision as to whether it was for me or not based on this episode, the answer would be a

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Not ELEMENTARY, my dear SHERLOCK Awards season is in full swing, and this week on The Small Screen Podcast we talk about the Oscar nominations and how we feel they will affect the telecast. We also discuss how The Big Bang Theory bested American Idol in the ratings, the Sherlock

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I have made it no secret that I am very fickle when it comes to this show and Deschanel’s character.  I really want to like this show, and I hoped that the break would help resuscitate the show after the disappointing Christmas episode, “The 23rd”.  I started last night’s episode, “The

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SNL has announced two of it’s upcoming hosts and they are both first-timers. Zooey Deschanel and Channing Tatum are two stars who will now  join the elite club of SNL Hosts. Channing Tatum is first up hosting February 4, 2012 with Bon Iver as the musical guest. Zooey Deschanel then

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I have had a love/hate relationship with New Girl since it started.  I was really excited for the pilot, I adore Zooey Deschanel and though I wasn’t sure about the rest of the cast, I thought it would be clever and cute.  After watching the first couple episodes, I was

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The first part of the television season is winding down, so this week we discuss how we feel the new shows have been doing to date. We also talk about AFI’s Top Ten of 2011 list, and GLEE and GRIMM’s casting developments. Check out the breakdown below. (PS – We

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In New Girl, “Bad in Bed”, Justin Long brings back Jess’ love interest, Paul and the two try to take their relationship to “the next level”.  Jess is self conscious after not having sex with anyone since the relationship that prompted her move to the apartment.  The opening scene finds Jess and

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As part of the new partnership with Too Interesting For Twitter, I’m proud to introduce The Small Screen Podcast to the readers of Napier’s News! What is The Small Screen Podcast? It’s a weekly chat about all the latest things going on in the TV world – TV news, what

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