E: Welcome to the best night on TV, the night when cable pulls out all the stops. Want prestige adaptations? We’ve got ’em. Costume dramas? You’re on. 4,600 more words
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C: Ah, Wednesday. The night I’ll probably spend watching new episodes of series that air Monday and Tuesday nights, online.
M: Wednesdays tend to be my busiest night of the week, so I’m not typically even watching the stuff from the prior two nights. 5,008 more words
E: Well, okay. After I took a break and the show took an even longer break, we’re left without two of the most talented contestants. And we’re stuck with the judges aggressively promoting the least skilled dancer in the bunch. 323 more words
E: I wondered how this episode would go — would we have a trio to account for the odd number of contestants left — but I didn’t imagine we would return to the odd old format of the contestants dancing with their All Stars. 2,645 more words
E: After the first half hour of the first live show, I was pretty sure I didn’t want to recap this show anymore. There’s just not enough dancing, the judges give nothing but praise, the format tries too hard, and having the kids dance with adult partners ranges from mildly to excruciatingly uncomfortable. 3,200 more words
E: Because that’s how I roll this season, I’m going to start with some dissatisfaction. Having a Top Ten just doesn’t work for me. It’s too few contestants, and forced some really brutal cuts. 1,361 more words