On The Main Blog

Creative Minority Reader

Top 10 TV Shows of the 2000's

I don't know Joe Carter at First Things at all. But I can safely say that Joe Carter is a geek. Anyone with 'Firefly' and 'Veronica Mars' in their top ten list qualifies. I, of course, agree, with his list for the most part except I would've put in "The Shield" over "Big Love." So go give him your opinion and tell him why he's wrong:

Over the past ten years television—long considered the most embarrassing form of mass media—has come to surpass films and novels as the dominant form of narrative fiction. The advent of the DVD revolutionized television, making it possible (and profitable) to combine the depth of novels with the visual storytelling of film. The result was the greatest period of quality and innovation in the medium’s history—and some of the greatest works of pop culture produced in a hundred years.

In compiling this list, I’ve had to stray significantly from the purpose of this series. Normally, these posts are presented in order to spur debate about pop culture. But because this top ten list is perfect there really is nothing to argue about. All people of superior taste and wisdom will completely agree with the selections, so the only remaining point of debate is where on the list they should be ranked.
Continue reading>>>

Your Ad Here

0 comments:


Popular Posts