<p>Jonathan Pryce in Game of Thrones</p>

Jonathan Pryce in Game of Thrones

Credit: HBO

Review: 'Game of Thrones' - 'The Gift': I am the Egg man

Sansa pleads with Theon, Tyrion gets closer to Daenerys, and the Sparrow makes his move

A review of tonight's "Game of Thrones" coming up just as soon as I've dreamed I was old...

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<p>Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, sex&amp;drugs&amp;rock&amp;roll, and Mr. Robinson</p>

Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, sex&drugs&rock&roll, and Mr. Robinson

Credit: Netflix/FX/NBC

'Wet Hot American Summer,' 'Ballers' & more: Summer TV's most intriguing new shows

Which newcomers will you be checking out?

The broadcast network TV season officially ended on Wednesday night at 11 p.m. As always, there will be some stragglers still finishing up their seasons (the CW's "iZombie" still has three episodes to go, for instance), but we are essentially entering into the summer TV season. And that season is busier than it's ever been, as the broadcast networks keep trying to reclaim the territory they years ago ceded to cable, cable channels taking advantage of the reduced broadcast competition to unveil some of their biggest and best stuff, and Netflix continuing to release whole seasons of interesting shows every 3-5 days or so.

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<p>Good Wife</p>

Good Wife

Credit: CBS

Firewall & Iceberg, Episode 285: Season finales & 'Game of Thrones' controversy

Dan and Alan discuss how 'Good Wife,' 'Flash,' 'Jane the Virgin' & others wrapped their seasons


Happy Friday, boys and girls! As promised, here's this week's bonus Firewall & Iceberg Podcast, focused mainly on season finales, but also with discussion of all the furor surrounding the latest "Game of Thrones" episode. 

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<p>Mad Men</p>

Mad Men

Credit: AMC

Ask Alan, Episode 8: Goodbye to David Letterman & 'Mad Men'

What was Dave's best moment? And why didn't Gene speak more?

Time for another Ask Alan video, this time goodbye-themed, as I took questions on the end of the David Letterman era as well as "Mad Men." We should be back on a bi-weekly schedule for a good stretch now, so please keep the questions coming.

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Credit: FX

Review: 'Louie' - 'The Road, Part 1': Left luggage

Louie dreads another stretch of travel, but has an adventure in the end

A quick review of last night's "Louie" coming up just as soon as I get a hot pour bun...

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<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

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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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