<p>Alan Sepinwall and Asbj&oslash;rn Slettemark</p>

Alan Sepinwall and Asbjørn Slettemark

Credit: Nordic Media Festival

Talking American TV... in Norway

A conversation between your local critic and one of Norway's finest

When I went on vacation a few weeks ago, some of you wondered why I would be vanishing in the middle of May sweeps, upfront madness, and the penultimate week of "Mad Men." Well, I got an offer I couldn't refuse: to appear at the Nordic Media Festival and beautiful Bergen, Norway. I got to see the fjords, meet a whole lot of lovely people, talk "Serial" with producer Dana Chivvis (another festival panelist), and, of course, be interviewed by Norwegian critic and panel judge Asbjørn Slettemark. Here's video of our discussion, during which we are bathed in some funky neon lighting. Also: I am getting new business cards that read "Alan Sepinwall: Kritikerrost Kritiker."

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<p>David Letterman</p>

David Letterman

Credit: CBS

Hightlights from David Letterman's last 'Late Show': All-star Top 10, Foo Fighters & more

Last night, David Letterman said goodbye to "Late Show," and to 33 years as a late-night talk show host. It was a terrific outing, mixed with sincerity (Dave calling Paul Shaffer "my best friend"), reflection, cameos and laughs both new and old. You can stream the whole thing at CBS.com, but here are the YouTube highlights if you want them:

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<p>Jon Hamm in Mad Men</p>

Jon Hamm in Mad Men

Credit: AMC

Matthew Weiner explains the 'Mad Men' ending — or not

And some clear comments on Peggy and Stan, Joan the single mom, Betty, and more

"I have always been able to live with ambiguities. I don't really understand a lot of things that regular people understand, that's part of it. So holding those things in my head, (someone might ask), 'Well, which is it?' Why does it have to be one or the other?"

This was Matthew Weiner early in his conversation tonight at the New York Public Library with novelist AM Homes, which he had promised would be the only public comments he makes for a very long time about the end of "Mad Men."

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<p>Dan Rather and David Letterman</p>

Dan Rather and David Letterman

Credit: CBS

Remembering David Letterman's powerful 9/11 monologue

A bracing, necessary moment of sincerity from late night's master of irony

Tonight is David Letterman's final "Late Show." Although, as with his mentor Johnny Carson, last night's penultimate show was the real last one, with the return of Bill Murray and a musical performance by Bob Dylan, while tonight's will be largely clips and remembrances by Dave and Paul Shaffer.

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<p>The Flash</p>

The Flash

Credit: CW

Season finale review: 'The Flash' - 'Fast Enough': Run, Barry, run!

Barry debates going back in time to save his mother

A review of last night's season finale of "The Flash" coming up just as soon as I have a mug that says "World's Best Boss"...

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<p>Mad Men</p>

Mad Men

Credit: AMC

Firewall & Iceberg, Episode 284: Farewell to 'Mad Men'

Who is really the worst? What prop would we like to own? Who was Don's best girlfriend?

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Happy Tuesday, boys and girls! As promised, here's our extended farewell to "Mad Men" edition of the Firewall & Iceberg Podcast, in which we discuss "Person to Person" at length while also answering your many fine and fun questions about the life of the series. Enjoy.

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<p>Community</p>

Community

Credit: Yahoo

Review: 'Community' - 'Modern Espionage': Paintball spies like us

Time to break out the paint guns again for a sitcom tradition like no other

A quick review of this week's "Community" — available, as usual, on Yahoo Screen — coming up just as soon as I'm the voice of Diedrich Bader(*)...

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<p>Mad Men</p>

Mad Men

Credit: AMC

'Mad Men': Joan's glasses, Harry's cookie, and more series finale odds & ends

Still lots to discuss from 'Person to Person'

Due to both lack of sleep from reviewing the finale, and the sheer weight of the show being over, it's been hard for me to think about anything but "Mad Men" today.

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<p>Jon Hamm in Mad Men</p>

Jon Hamm in Mad Men

Credit: AMC

Series finale review: 'Mad Men' - 'Person to Person': I'd like to buy the world a Coke?

Joan starts a business, Peggy calls Stan, and Don has an epiphany

A review of the "Mad Men" series finale coming up just as soon as I translate your speech into pig Latin...

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<p>Game of Thrones</p>

Game of Thrones

Credit: HBO

Talkback: 'Game of Thrones' - 'Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken'

What did everybody think of tonight's episode?

Last week's "Game of Thrones" aired while I was away on vacation, and our Richard Rushfield pinch-hit on reviewing it. Tonight, I'm preoccupied with the end of "Mad Men" — it's entirely possible I may not have even watched "Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken" at the time you're reading this — but we're doing something different this week. Richard will again review this week's "Game," but elsewhere on the site. For those of you who just want to talk about the episode, go for it right here. There's a chance I may write a belated review of this one at some point in the week, but I suspect I may be inclined to just jump ahead to episode 7 next Sunday.

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