HitFix's TV critics Alan Sepinwall and Daniel Fienberg take the problems of television way too seriously and the problems of the world way too lightly. Reviews! Previews! Analysis! Bickering! Bad jokes! Song?

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Listen: Firewall & Iceberg Podcast No. 72

May 09, 2011
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Alan Sepinwall and Dan Fienberg offer an Upfronts Preview (00:40 - 42:00) and answer listener mail regarding TV shows you like despite unappealing heroes (42:05 - 47:20), non-English-language programming (47:20 - 50:30 ), shows with overlapping locations (50:33 - 55:25) and Chuck Bass' bad behavi...
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Listen: Firewall & Iceberg Podcast No. 71

May 02, 2011
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Alan Sepinwall and Dan Fienberg discuss "Justified" pre-finale (01:00 - 20:30) and "Fringe" pre-finale (20:40 - 33:00) and answer Listener Mail regarding whether a comedy be "the best show on TV" (33:22 - 39:15), how low-rated networks can get audiences (39:15 - 43:10), the decline of the lead-in...
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Listen: Firewall & Iceberg Podcast No. 70

April 25, 2011
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Alan Sepinwall and Dan Fienberg discuss Steve Carell's "Office" departure (01:15 - 21:25) and "The Voice"/"American Idol" (21:30 - 36:30) and then answer a lot of Listener Mail, touching on subjects including "Archer" (36:40 -- 42:30), Boston Rob's "Survivor" performance (42:40 - 48:00), their po...
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Listen: Firewall & Iceberg Podcast No. 69

April 18, 2011
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Alan Sepinwall and Dan Fienberg discuss The return of "Cougar Town" (01:00 - 11:00), answer Listener Mail about Nudity (11:45 - 17:45), The NY Times "Game of Thrones" review (17:50 - 26:05) and Industry info seeping into our opinions (26:25 - 30:30), and also review HBO's "Talking Funny" (30:45 -...
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Listen: Firewall & Iceberg Podcast No. 68

April 11, 2011
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Alan Sepinwall and Dan Fienberg discuss the rebooted "Law & Order: Los Angeles" (01:30 - 09:55), review the premieres of "Happy Endings" (10:00 - 18:05) and "The Paul Reiser Show" (18:30 - 27:00), touch on the NBC premiere of "Friday Night Lights" (27:00 - 31:30), review the "Burn Notice" telefil...
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Listen: Firewall & Iceberg Podcast No. 67

April 04, 2011
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Alan Sepinwall and Dan Fienberg discuss WonderCon (00:50 - 04:45), reflect on the run and cancellation of "Lights Out" (04:45 - 21:30), review "Breaking In" (21:35 - 31:40), "Workaholics" (31:45 - 38:35) and "Top Chef Masters" (38:40 - 50:20) and answer Listener Mail about "Community" (50:25 - 5...
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Listen: Firewall & Iceberg Podcast No. 66

March 28, 2011
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Alan Sepinwall and Dan Fienberg review new seasons of "Nurse Jackie" (01:50 - 11:40) and "United States of Tara" (11:40 - 20:20), plus "Body of Proof" (20:25 - 28:13), "Chaos" (28:15 - 35:40), "Camelot" (35:40 - 44:40), "The Borgias" (44:45 - 50:30) and "The Killing" (50:30 - 01:03:30).
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Listen: Firewall & Iceberg Podcast No. 65

March 21, 2011
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Alan Sepinwall and Daniel Fienberg talk "Bob's Burgers" (01:17 - 08:30), review Syfy's "Marcel's Quantum Kitchen" (08:30 - 18:20) and HBO's "Mildred Pierce" (18:20 - 32:25), answer some Listener Mail touching on supporting characters and plausibility of sketch comedy and sports on scripted shows ...
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Listen: Firewall & Iceberg Podcast No. 64

March 14, 2011
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Alan Sepinwall and Dan Fienberg discuss "Parks & Recreation" (01:10 - 09:50), HBO's "The Pee-wee Herman Show on Broadway" (09:50 - 18:05) and answer lots of Listener Mail touching on the Sweeps System (18:20 - 24:43), "Shameless" (24:55 - 35:05), Media kits and promotional items (35:10 - 45:15...