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.

The Designated Survivor Offloads Some Dead Weight

Another week brings another kick to the Kirkmans. 2017.03.23S01.E13

Law & Order: SVU Asks: Is There Such A Thing As Bad Idea Genes?

The team discovers a support group for children of violence who blame their own bad tendencies on their genetics. Too bad they didn't discover Olivia first. 2017.03.23S18.E13

Girls Debate Whether The Baby Daddy Should Be In The Picture

If Hannah thought being a mom would mean being in charge, she's sadly disappointed. 2017.03.20S06.E06

After Episode 4, Is It Time For Iron Fist To Punch Out Of Iron Fist?

We've seen enough of the metallic meathook to decide he deserves the finger. 2017.03.20S01.E04

Shocking Developments For The Designated Survivor

But another one of Hannah Wells's leads turns into a dead end. 2017.03.16S01.E12

Will Morgan Forsake The Kingdom On The Walking Dead?

Even if so, he might still be up for some power and glory. 2017.03.13S07.E13

Art Imitates Life On Girls

While Adam tries to direct fictional versions of scenes from his life, Hannah loses control over scenes from hers. 2017.03.13S06.E05

Surviving Becomes A Full-Time Job On Designated Survivor

The assassin's bullet hasn't killed anyone...yet. 2017.03.09S01.E11

The Girls Navigate The Circle Of Life

One man may enter; two men leave. The world, that is. 2017.03.06S06.E04

Family Issues Leave A Lasting 24: Legacy

Relationships get hairy between fathers, sons, and what's left of a band of brothers. 2017.02.28S01.E05

Hannah Strikes A Blow On Behalf Of All Girls

But one of her literary heroes has another kind of blowing in mind. 2017.02.26S06.E03

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