Jeff Alexander

Jeff Alexander has been writing about pop culture for almost three decades, and getting paid for it almost half that time. He is the author of A TV Guide to Life: How I Learned Everything I Needed to Know by Watching Television and his increasingly intermittent blog Velcrometer. He's also been a regular at Time, Television Without Pity, and A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor. He lives with his wife and son in Minneapolis.

Everyone Could Use A Fallout Shelter On 24: Legacy

An abundance of poor choices has left plenty of consequences to go around. 2017.02.20S01.E04

Girls Visits A Cabin In The Woods

Two of the Girls head north, but all four of their evenings go south. 2017.02.19S06.E02

Trying Not To Catch A Wave On Girls

Sent to ride the surf, Hannah instead ends up riding a surfer. 2017.02.12S06.E01

Time To Cash Out On 24: Legacy?

Eric takes a big risk to get his hands on some very valuable evidence. 2017.02.06S01.E02

Once Again, It's [Real] Time For 24: Meet 24: Legacy!

But has the reboot accomplished a smooth transfer of Bauer? 2017.02.06S01.E01

Can The Flash Stop Himself From Being The Hero?

Cisco meets his match, possibly in more ways than one. 2017.02.01S03.E11

As A Guy And A Girl Go Head To Head, Supergirl Revisits A Familiar Debate

Also: watch what happens when two less-qualified men nominate themselves for a Girl's job. 2017.01.31S02.E10

Implacable Fate Vs. A Flash Of Hope

Team Flash compiles a to-not-do list in hopes of preventing Iris's death. 2017.01.24S03.E10

Supergirl Faces Kevin And Hell

The DC Universe welcomes a guest director who's a true Comic Book Man -- and so does Jeff Alexander. 2017.01.24S02.E09

Doctor Who Attempts Some Comics Relief

Marvel as the Doctor learns a thing or two about superhero mythology. 2016.12.26S10.E00

Will The Designated Survivor Survive?

Two trails of clues lead to the White House Chief of Staff, but will it be in time to prevent another assassination at the Capitol? 2016.12.15S01.E10

Did An NSA Whistleblower Throw The Designated Survivor A Bone?

While Agent Wells chases all over town for a clue, a big guy in a sweater hands one to President Kirkman. 2016.12.08S01.E09

The Librarians Kicks Off The Battle Of The Red-Haired Magical Initiates

Cassandra Cillian takes on Buffy's Willow Rosenberg. Hey now, be nice. 2016.12.05S03.E03

The Designated Survivor Hopes For A Vote Of Confidence

Bioterrorism threatens the election, kidnappers threaten FBI boss Jason Atwood, and questions about Leo's paternity would threaten Kirkman's relationship with his son, if he had one. 2016.12.01S01.E08

Superfriends Turn On Each Other In A Flash

Barry puts together a supergroup to fight off an alien invasion, but the aliens have other plans. 2016.11.30S03.E08

Cupid's Arrow Gets An Assist From Deadlier Weapons On Supergirl

Are the Girl of Steel and her sister becoming girls who steal hearts? 2016.11.29S02.E08

Are The Librarians Just What The Doctor Ordered?

This week's The Librarians invites along a few classic Doctor Who tropes, but did the host get taken over? 2016.11.28S03.E02

What Happened On Supergirl? What DIDN'T Happen?

Ranking the episode's plots and subplots, from A to 32-Epsilon-Z. 2016.11.22S02.E07