<p>Would Joss Whedon be interested in making Jessica Jones the center of an ABC/Marvel TV show?</p>

Would Joss Whedon be interested in making Jessica Jones the center of an ABC/Marvel TV show?

Credit: Marvel Comics

Which Marvel characters should be in a Joss Whedon-developed TV series?

Would the mind behind Buffy be well-suited for Jessica Jones? Luke Cage? She-Hulk?

The sexier announcement from Disney CEO Bob Iger was that Joss Whedon will write and direct "Avengers 2," but as a fan of both Marvel Comics and Whedon's television work, I'm actually more excited that he'll be involved in developing a live-action series for Marvel Television to air on ABC.

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<p>On &quot;Bunheads,&quot;&nbsp;Boo's new dance partner is much shorter than her.</p>

On "Bunheads," Boo's new dance partner is much shorter than her.

Credit: ABC Family

Review: 'Bunheads' - 'Blank Up, It's Time'

Fanny returns, and brings her longtime boyfriend with her

A review of last night's "Bunheads" coming up just as soon as you'll want to hear my Stewie Griffin...

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Firewall & Iceberg Podcast, episode 141: Press tour, 'Breaking Bad' & 'The Dark Knight Rises'

Firewall & Iceberg Podcast, episode 141: Press tour, 'Breaking Bad' & 'The Dark Knight Rises'

Dan and Alan also wrap up their 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' summer re-watch

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It's a conclusion-themed Firewall & Iceberg Podcast — the first of two this week — as Dan and I wrap up our discussion of press tour, conclude our review of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" season 1 (and table the idea of moving straight onto season 2) and review the final chapter of Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy with some "The Dark Knight Rises" commentary. Oh, and we also talk about the best "Breaking Bad" of the season to date.

The line-up: 

TCA Press Tour (00:01:00 - 00:34:25)
"Breaking Bad" (00:34:35 - 00:57:40)
"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" (00:57:40 - 01:15:15)
"The Dark Knight Rises" (01:15:20 - 01:33:00)
 
As always, you can subscribe to The Firewall & Iceberg Podcast over at the iTunes Store, where you can also rate us and comment on us. Or you can always follow our RSS Feed, download the MP3 file or stream it on Dan's blog.
 
And as always, feel free to e-mail us questions for the podcast.
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<p>&quot;The Newsroom&quot;&nbsp;staff debates when to announce the death of Osama Bin Laden.</p>

"The Newsroom" staff debates when to announce the death of Osama Bin Laden.

Credit: HBO

Review: 'The Newsroom' - '5/1'

Chaos reigns on the night of Bin Laden's assassination

A review of last night's "The Newsroom" coming up just as soon as I go to WebMD to look up some symptoms...

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<p>Walt (Bryan Cranston) contemplates Heisenberg's hat on &quot;Breaking Bad.&quot;</p>

Walt (Bryan Cranston) contemplates Heisenberg's hat on "Breaking Bad."

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Review: 'Breaking Bad' - 'Fifty-One'

It's Walt's birthday, but Skyler's in no mood to celebrate

A review of tonight's "Breaking Bad" coming up just as soon as I discuss your potato-mashing technique...

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<p>Mr. and Mrs. Bullock tend to young William on &quot;Deadwood.&quot;</p>

Mr. and Mrs. Bullock tend to young William on "Deadwood."

Credit: HBO

'Deadwood' Rewind: Season 2, episodes 9 & 10

A tragedy unites the camp

We're continuing our summer trip back through David Milch's epic revisionist Western "Deadwood."

Two notable changes with this review: 1)After surveying the crowd last week, I've concluded that I'm not going to keep the newbie reviews going for the rest of the season, since the reviews are identical and newbies (who haven't really commented, anyway) will be safe so long as they don't read the comments; and 2)As I did with the season premiere, I'm reviewing two episodes together, this time dealing with episode 9, "Amalgamation and Capital," and episode 10, "Advances, None Miraculous," all coming up just as soon as I secure my toast...

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<p>&quot;Louie&quot;&nbsp;wound up babysitting a boy named Never.</p>

"Louie" wound up babysitting a boy named Never.

Credit: FX

Review: 'Louie' - 'Barney/Never'

Louie and a fellow comic say goodbye to a familiar face, and Louie babysits

I'm traveling home from press tour right now, so no time to do a real "Louiereview, but I wanted to offer a place for people to discuss one of the season's more overtly comic episodes to date. I really enjoyed the climax of the first story, the work between Louis C.K. and the guest star in that one, and then the complete chaos caused by Never in the second story.

So fire away, and we'll presumably back to a more typical episode review for next week's show.

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<p>Olivia Munn and Jeff Daniels in &quot;The Newsroom.&quot;</p>

Olivia Munn and Jeff Daniels in "The Newsroom."

Credit: HBO

Aaron Sorkin faces 'The Newsroom' critics

HBO series creator and the press agree to disagree

"We all know that there were critics who did not enjoy the first four episodes" of "The Newsroom," that show's creator Aaron Sorkin, said, "and there were critics that did. Obviously, you'd prefer that the praise be unanimous."

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<p>Lena Dunham and Allison Williams in &quot;Girls.&quot;</p>

Lena Dunham and Allison Williams in "Girls."

Credit: HBO

HBO's 'Girls' and 'Enlightened' to return in January

Lena Dunham and friends had been paired with 'Veep' this year

HBO's three-hour stint at the Television Critics Association press tour is going to begin shortly — including a highly-anticipated panel for "The Newsroom"(*) — but the network has already put out press releases for several of the announcements co-presidents Richard Plepler and Michael Lombardo will be making, including the decision to pair "Girls" and "Enlightened" in January.

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Firewall & Iceberg Podcast, episode 141: Press tour & 'Breaking Bad'

Firewall & Iceberg Podcast, episode 141: Press tour & 'Breaking Bad'

Dan and Alan also near the end of their 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' rewatch

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Happy Tuesday, folks, and time for our second press tour-themed Firewall & Iceberg Podcast. Dan and I recorded the bulk of it on Sunday afternoon, but wanted to wait to post it until Dan had seen "Breaking Bad" and we could find a time in our schedules to discuss it. As I head home on Thursday, this will be our last (largely) in-person podcast for quite a while, so we hope you enjoy the different kind of bickering that happens when we're in the same room.

The line-up: 

TCA Press Tour (00:02:05 - 00:42:15)
"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and a little mail (00:42:15 - 00:58:50)
"Breaking Bad" (00:59:15 - 01:26:45)
 
As always, you can subscribe to The Firewall & Iceberg Podcast over at the iTunes Store, where you can also rate us and comment on us. Or you can always follow our RSS Feed, download the MP3 file or stream it on Dan's blog.
 
And as always, feel free to e-mail us questions for the podcast.
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