Author Archive for This Week With Kate

Mad Men’s Dick Coming Alive

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:59 — 77.4MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSSorry for the bad title, but Jon Hamm and Don were having Dick problems this past week and in more ways than one.  His  past came up to haunt him from the whore house he lived in and his dick came to ...
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Grey’s Anatomy Back in the Saddle

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 54:12 — 74.9MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSAs a quick opening note, we are reorganizing and have incorporated Grey’s Anatomy into this podcast.  This week aftersome unpleasant remarks by Mark to which the picture in this post ring true and a dog story, we dive right into Grey’s Anatomy.   ...
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A Quick End to Grey’s Anatomy

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:11 — 1.9MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSJust a quick word to sign off for this podcast.  Please go to our This Week on TV podcast to listen to our Grey’s Anatomy weekly updates and comments. Thanks for listening! Kate ...
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10 Sexiest Men/Women in TV this Season

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 49:04 — 67.9MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThis week we are talking about numerous things including the upcoming season of Mad Men and what is going on with all our shows from this past week.  But our major focus is the 10 Sexiest Men/Women in TV this Season.  I ...
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Grey’s is Grey

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 35:45 — 49.4MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSNo question about it this time.  Grey’s Anatomy is grey.  Mark and I were joined in this week’s podcast by our guest host, Monica.  None of us liked this week’s episode from March 28, 2013.  Monica gave it a 4 out of ...
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Grey’s Anatomy – It’s a Boy!

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 28:38 — 39.6MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSWell we find out that it is a boy that Meredith will give birth to in the March 21,2013 episode.  Did anyone really care?  Why are they dragging this out?  They have a really expensive X-ray machine that Mark saw the name ...
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Girls at Loose Ends

I don’t even know what to say.  Tears were running down my face.  They just came out by themselves in a long stream and I couldn’t stop them.  What a great show this was.  I could say that I wish all of the episodes were this good, but maybe everything had to lead up to ...
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Nielsen’s Top 10 TV Shows

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 37:05 — 51.4MB)Subscribe: Android | RSS This week we discussed Nielsen’s Top 10 TV Shows: 1.  NCIS 2.  Big Bang Theory 3.  NCIS:LA 4.  Person of Interest 5.  Two and a Half Men 6.  American Idol 7.  American Idol 8.  60 Minutes 9.  American Idol 10.  Blue ...
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Grey’s Anatomy Back to Old Times?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 38:44 — 53.5MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSHey, we finally get a new episode of Grey’s!  And to top it off, it looks like we might be out of the woods with the buy me a hospital fiasco.  Do you think they really could have wrapped it up with ...
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Everyone Loves a Scandal

This past week I just started watching the TV show Scandal. This is the best show on television and it isn’t on the Nielsen top ten list for some crazy reason.  I have been watching the episodes, one after the other, wasting hours of time that I could be doing something worthwhile.  But no.  At ...
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Buyer’s Regret

I’ve been having camera anxiety this past week.  I have a Canon 5D Mark II, which is a heavy professional digital camera.  I took professional photos for a while, that I got paid for and needed a great camera.  It was expensive, with very costly lenses. Not too long ago, a newer technology came around.  ...
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Girls, as Naked as They Can Get

What the heck is this with the OCD?  After all of these episodes of Hannah being perfectly normal, she turns into a nut job?  The past two episodes of Girls were a lot better than all of the other ones for this season so far.  More real.  I saw Lena Dunham in an interview where ...
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Peanut Butter and Toast Addiction

I smell the peanut butter’s thick scent.  It is in the cabinet waiting for me to open its jar and spread it over the hot toasted bread.  I can feel the crunch of the edges of toast between my teeth.  All I have to do is get up and throw the bread into the toaster ...
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Castle vs Mentalist Part Two

Starting off with Castle, the past two episodes were just fabulous, you can read more here, where I go into what happened in more detail.  But do you think this will last?  Can we have these one hour shows with twists every time, so that we really don’t know for sure who actually did the ...
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Castle vs James Brolin

These past two week’s episodes were excellent and I never say that lightly.  There were good twists and an unusual story line.  A young woman was kidnapped after going to an event.  Castle and Kate (good name) are off to find out who did this when Castle finds out that his daughter has also been ...
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9 Plus Scenes from TV Shows this week that you should not have missed

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 57:43 — 53.3MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSOk, so it is a long title, but it kind of works.  This week’s podcast has 9 plus scenes that were can’t miss viewing.  If you didn’t get to see these episodes, get to your computer and start viewing them now (and ...
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Grey’s Anatomy

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 37:19 — 34.5MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThe hospital is finally sold (or bought?).  Thank goodness.  Did anyone out there care about the hospital?  How many episodes did they spend on the hospital problem?  It may be a realistic scenario in today’s economy, where hospitals are having money problems ...
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What is Downton Abbey About?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:03 — 48.9MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSOh, the last episode of the third season.  You could say it was jammed packed.  I did have a spoiler about Matthew’s death before it happened, but it was nail biting to wait through the episode, not knowing when it was coming.   ...
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10 TV Shows You Should Be Watching

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:12:59 — 67.3MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSI made a top ten list for this week’s podcast.  Here is the list and the networks they are shown on.  The channel will be dependent on where you live. The list is not in order of the best show on the ...
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Elementary Genome

This past week’s episode, which I believe aired on February 21, 2013 here in the US, had a lot to do with genetics and a disease that was rare, but always inherited from your family.  A lot of the scientific talk went rushing by me as I was trying to understand it.  The best parts ...
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Downton Abbey – The Gay Life

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 33:01 — 30.6MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThis was a long two hour episode from February 10, 2013.  The best part was the Thomas story line.  After O’Brien bates him by saying that Jimmy really liked him, Thomas decides to take a chance and go into Jim’s room unannounced.  ...
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Grey’s Anatomy – A Wet Dream

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 27:11 — 25.2MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThe episode from Thursday, Feb. 14th had us wondering if we should continue watching this series.  First they have a plane crash and kill off major characters and their limbs, then they try to kill the hospital.  Is this boring you? The ...
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Sherlock propositions Watson

In the Elementary episode from February 14, 2013 Detective Bell gets shot at while in his car.  It was an exciting opening, but this detectives series is usually different from the “a dead body is found” scenario norm.  The bad guy that is the most likely suspect to have shot up the car is found ...
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Elementary and the Drug King

Elementary is only getting better each week. The last episode I saw, Sherlock and Watson investigated a case mostly on their own (only using one detective until the end). Sherlock’s old “friend” came to see him. But we find out that this was his old drug dealing friend, who throughout the episode was taunting him ...
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This Week With Kate Podcast – Smash, The Following, Vine and Samsung

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 45:54 — 42.9MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSMost of our time this week was spent on discussing the comeback of the show Smash.  We both love it.  If you haven’t seen it, it is somewhat like a grownup version of Glee, only better written and acted.  Ivy and Karen, ...
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Grey’s Anatomy Podcast – Who Wants to Buy a Hospital?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (24.0MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSIt looks like the airplane disaster doctors are going to be buying the hospital.  Callie and the old chief spent the episode from Feb 7, 2013 going to a hospital owned by the company that was being bought by Seattle Grace.  They pretended the chief ...
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Downton Abbey Podcast – Lady Sybil is Really Gone

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:39 — 25.0MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSBack for our second episode, Mark and I are continuing our take on Downton Abbey.  Sybil is the main constant throughout.  Her funeral is just touched on as you see their cars traveling from the burial and mostly everyone wearing sad faces.   ...
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Commitment

It is now into the second month of the year, as I am writing this.  Way past the time to start a New Year’s resolution.  I really was thinking about it for all of January.  Does thinking and planning count – without really doing?  One of the things on my list was to start a ...
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Downton Abbey Podcast – Kill Zone

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 36:24 — 33.9MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThis is the premier episode of the Downton Abbey podcast with Kate and Mark.  (Spoiler alert) Third season of Downton already and it is a doozy.  Why did they kill off poor, poor Sybil?  Her baby is still alive to be brought ...
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Nashville me – while you stab me in my back!

The relatively new TV show, Nashville is a keeper in my Tivo.  While it did take a little while to get me to like it, now I wouldn’t want to miss a week.  The main show centers around two female country singing divas.  One is approximately forty years old and the other around twenty-five.  Don’t ...
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