TV Highlights

What's the deal with those two Arkansas standoffs mentioned at the end of "Waco?"

Arkansas gets two mentions in a speech that caps off Netflix's mini-series "Waco."

Barbara Koppell explores V-Tech massacre in "Gun Fight"

Also Ken Burns' "The Civil War" (on Netflix) and "The Judds."

The Church of Netflix Instant

On 'That Evening Sun' and Bill Hicks.

'Marijuana: A Chronic History' explores the illegal weed

And HBO remakes a classic with 'Mildred Pierce'

The Televisionist, Feb. 9

The Televisionist on "Must Love Cats" and "Beyond Scared Straight: San Quentin."

The Televisionist, Dec. 16

On "Dirty Jobs: Holiday Special" and "Explorer: Born to Rage."

The Televisionist, Dec. 9

On 'The League,' 'Bridalplasty' and 'Mythbusters: The Presidents Challenge.'

The Televisionist, Nov. 11

On 'Conan,' 'Hollywood Treasure' and 'Sarah Palin's Alaska.'

The Televisionist, Oct. 28

on "IRT: Deadliest Roads" and "Sister Wives"

The Televisionist, Oct. 14

On "Ghoul Brittania," "Law and Order: UK" and "The Walking Dead."

The Televisionist, Sept. 30

On 'Fringe'

The Televisionist, Sept. 23

The Televisionist, Sep. 23

Ranting about 'Undercover Boss.'

The Televisionist, Sept. 16

On "Boardwalk Empire."

The Televisionist, Aug. 19

On "Kids in the Hall: Death Comes to Town," "The Great Food Truck Race" and "The Universe: Time Travel."

The Televisionist, Aug. 5

'Jersey Shore' and 'The Real Housewives of D.C."

The Televisionist, July 29

While AMC used to be known mostly for dusting off movies that anyone under 70 years old hadn't seen in decades, the network's created quite a name for itself in recent years with groundbreaking, wholly unique original dramas.

The Televisionist, July 22

Comedian Louis C.K. is an acquired taste. His comedy, which focuses on the harsh realities of aging, family life and the everyday grind, can be off-putting.

'Half Pint Brawlers'

Straight from Reality Show Hell — which, in recent years, has become more of a freak show than a documentary-style examination of anything approaching a normal person's "reality" — comes Spike's "Half Pint Brawlers."

TV highlights, Feb. 15

Cathouse; American Experience: New York Underground; Hip-Hop: Beyond the Beats