<p>Enlisted</p>

Enlisted

Credit: FOX

Why I'm not ready to say goodbye to 'Enlisted' yet

FOX airs the military comedy's final episode on Sunday night, but it deserves more

It's funny, the things you get caught up in on this job sometime. This morning, I sat down to write my review of Sunday's episode of "Enlisted." Part of that process involved writing a headline in our publishing system, and that in turn required me to decide if I wanted to refer to the next episode as the season finale or the series finale.

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<p>Orange Is the New Black</p>

Orange Is the New Black

Credit: Netflix

Review: 'Orange Is the New Black' - 'Low Self-Esteem City/You Also Have a Pizza'

Gloria and Poussey get flashbacks, Piper starts a newspaper, and Caputo's band has a gig

Continuing our periodic look at "Orange Is the New Black" season 2, I have a review of episodes 5 and 6 coming up just as soon as the song is a metaphor about my vasectomy reversal...

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<p>Chris Meloni in &quot;Surviving Jack.&quot;</p>

Chris Meloni in "Surviving Jack."

Credit: FOX

If I Had An Emmy Ballot 2014: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Which new shows make the cut?

The Television Academy of Arts & Sciences released this year's Emmy ballots last week. Now that the ballots are out, it's time for our annual two-pronged experiment, in which Dan tries to predict the likeliest nominees in each major category, while I pretend that I'm an actually TV Academy member and pick the six nominees that would make me the happiest.

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<p>Better Call Saul</p>

Better Call Saul

Credit: AMC

AMC renews, postpones 'Breaking Bad' spin-off 'Better Call Saul'

'Breaking Bad' prequel will now debut early next year, with Vince Gilligan around full-time

Better stop holding your breath for "Better Call Saul," folks. In a good-news, bad-news press release, AMC announced that the "Breaking Bad" prequel series, focusing on Bob Odenkirk's Saul Goodman, has already been renewed for a second season, but now won't premiere until sometime in early 2015, rather than the previously-announced November 2014 plan.

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<p>Aden Young in Rectify</p>

Aden Young in Rectify

Credit: Sundance

Review: Sundance's 'Rectify' still slow, steady and brilliant in season 2

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Story of a Death Row prisoner's return to the world like nothing else on television

The events of the first season of "Rectify," the Sundance Channel drama about Death Row inmate Daniel Holden's return to freedom after his conviction is overturned, took place over a single week following Daniel's release. It was a short period of time and yet — longer than a "24" season, but much shorter than a "Mad Men" season — as Daniel tells a friend, "Every day felt like a lifetime."

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<p>True Detective</p>

True Detective

Credit: HBO

If I Had An Emmy Ballot 2014: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Beyond the Cranston/McConaughey showdown, who belongs in a tough field?

The Television Academy of Arts & Sciences released this year's Emmy ballots last week. Now that the ballots are out, it's time for our annual two-pronged experiment, in which Dan tries to predict the likeliest nominees in each major category, while I pretend that I'm an actually TV Academy member and pick the six nominees that would make me the happiest.

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<p>Peter Dinklage in Game of Thrones.</p>

Peter Dinklage in Game of Thrones.

Credit: HBO

Firewall & Iceberg Podcast, episode 235: 'Game of Thrones,' 'Fargo' & 'Louie' finales

Dan and Alan also review 'Rectify' season 2 and some underwhelming new shows

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Happy Wednesday, boys and girls! We weren't able to do a video show this week, and given what an eventful week it was — with finales of three different great series, plus a bunch of notable debuts, plus our ongoing "Friday Night Lights" season 2 rewatch — we wound up recording what may well be the longest Firewall & Iceberg Podcast ever. Buckle up for spoilers, many references to "Fargo" wedding rings, even more discussion of rape and rape(ish) scenes on television, and Dan actually being sympathetic to poor baby Gracie Belle for what may be the first time in history.

The rundown: 

"Rectify"(00:01:20 - 00:12:30)
"Almost Royal" (00:12:45 - 00:19:20)
"Musketeers" (00:19:20 - 00:25:49)
"The Last Ship" (00:25:50 - 00:37:10)
"Game of Thrones" (00:37:30 - 01:13:10)
"Louie" (01:13:20 - 01:39:15)
"Fargo" (01:39:20 - 02:06:50)
"Friday Night Lights" (02:06:55 - 02:24:00)
 
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<p>Fargo</p>

Fargo

Credit: FX

'Fargo' creator Noah Hawley talks season 1

'I'm going to think about' the idea of another Coen brothers-inspired story

"Fargo" concluded its first (and possibly only) season last night. I reviewed the finale here, and I spoke with the show's creator, Noah Hawley, about some of the big developments in the finale, and the possibility of future "Fargo" adventures, coming up just as soon as I go into space despite being afraid of spiders...

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<p>Tatiana Maslany in Orphan Black</p>

Tatiana Maslany in Orphan Black

Credit: BBC America

If I Had An Emmy Ballot 2014: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Will this be the year voters finally become aware that Tatiana Maslany exists?

The Television Academy of Arts & Sciences released this year's Emmy ballots last week. Now that the ballots are out, it's time for our annual two-pronged experiment, in which Dan tries to predict the likeliest nominees in each major category, while I pretend that I'm an actually TV Academy member and pick the six nominees that would make me the happiest.

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<p>Fargo</p>

Fargo

Credit: FX

Season finale review: 'Fargo' - 'Morton's Fork'

Malvo wreaks havoc, Lester tries to escape, and the story concludes

A review of the "Fargo" finale coming up just as soon as I get my air rifle...

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