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CBS's 'Hawaii-Five-0' Honors Pearl Harbor Survivors, 'Greatest Generation'

CBS's 'Hawaii-Five-0' Honors Pearl Harbor Survivors, 'Greatest Generation'

The CBS drama Hawaii Five-0 has often been criticized by this writer for its left-wing writing and “jumping the shark” in its storytelling. But Friday the episode Ho’onani Makuakane (Honor Thy Father) took a 180-degree turn into a great production. Spoilers ahead

'Hawaii Five-0' Shows Obama Pursuing Regime Change, Disarmament in North Korea

'Hawaii Five-0' Shows Obama Pursuing Regime Change, Disarmament in North Korea

This week’s episode of the CBS drama Hawaii Five-0 featured depictions of President Barack Obama and the United States Secret Service that turn reality on its head. (Spoilers ahead …) Friday’s Hau’oli La Ho’omaika’I (Thanksgiving) episode, including a guest appearance by

'NCIS: LA' Features 'Ultra Right Wing' Villains with Tea Party Symbol

'NCIS: LA' Features 'Ultra Right Wing' Villains with Tea Party Symbol

This week’s episode of the CBS drama NCIS: Los Angeles featured an “ultra right wing” terror group complete with a Gadsden Flag, a favorite of the modern Tea Party movement. Tuesday’s episode, entitled Recovery, had the team investigating the apparent drowning

'RoboCop' Reboot Replete with Drone Commentary, 'Right Wing' Punditry

'RoboCop' Reboot Replete with Drone Commentary, 'Right Wing' Punditry

In 1987 director Paul Verhoeven introduced audiences to a new kind of law enforcement officer in a crime ridden, futuristic Detroit. RoboCop, starring Peter Weller as the cyborg cop, was, and remains, a classic replete with social commentary. Officer Alex Murphy is

'Private Benjamin' Actress Eileen Brennan Dies

'Private Benjamin' Actress Eileen Brennan Dies

Oscar-nominated actress Eileen Brennan died Sunday at the age of 80. Brennan started her career in 1966 in the TV film The Star Wagon. She was a regular on Rowan and Martin’s Laugh-In during the counter-culture comedy’s 1968 season and had

'Hawaii Five-0' Targets North Korea, All Sense of Storytelling Logic

'Hawaii Five-0' Targets North Korea, All Sense of Storytelling Logic

This week’s episode of Hawaii Five-O correctly portrayed North Korea as a brutal, isolated nation that harbors terrorists. But the CBS show’s latest installment, which aired on the 101st birthday of North Korea’s founder, Kim Il-Sung, jumped the shark all

'NCIS' Goes Mobile with 'Red' Spinoff

'NCIS' Goes Mobile with 'Red' Spinoff

Last Tuesday’s episode of NCIS: Los Angeles was the first of a two-part event introducing viewers to a potential spin-off series called NCIS: Red. The new show, starring Kim Raver (24, Third Watch) and John Corbett (best known for Northern Exposure), follows

'NCIS' Honors U.S. Marine and Their War Dogs

'NCIS' Honors U.S. Marine and Their War Dogs

Tuesday’s new episode of NCIS showed Hollywood putting aside its liberal bias and honoring our military. Specifically, they gave a particularly touching tribute to the brave U.S. Marine War Dogs and their handlers. (Episode spoilers to follow …) If your

ABC's 'Last Resort' Tweaking Obama's Real-Life Scandals

ABC's 'Last Resort' Tweaking Obama's Real-Life Scandals

The ABC series “Last Resort” has its flaws, as all television dramas do. The show is remarkably mirroring – albeit in a very formulaic Hollywood way – the realities of our current political, military and foreign policy situations. Perhaps even

'Hawaii-Five-0' Bucks Entertainment Trend, Tackles Terrorism

'Hawaii-Five-0' Bucks Entertainment Trend, Tackles Terrorism

In the Age of Obama the government calls the Fort Hood massacre “work place violence” and blames a YouTube video for the death of four Americans in Benghazi by terrorists. Hollywood too often takes its cues from the government, avoiding

New 'Black Ops' Installment Sheds New Light on Benghazi-Gate

New 'Black Ops' Installment Sheds New Light on Benghazi-Gate

This past week’s installment of the Military Channel’s “Black-OPS” recalled one of the most famous and daring Special Forces missions in modern history. The “Operation Thunderbolt” episode reviewed a military action best known as the raid on Entebbe, the Israeli

'Black Ops' Recalls Ex-Terror Warrior's Victories Against Al-Qaeda

'Black Ops' Recalls Ex-Terror Warrior's Victories Against Al-Qaeda

This week installment of The Military Channel’s “Black-OPS” focused on the hunt for Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, and the relentless assault on al-Qaeda In Iraq (AQI) under the command of General Stanley McChrystal. The show highlights how the United States lost

'NCIS' Honors the Monfort Point Marines

'NCIS' Honors the Monfort Point Marines

This week’s episode of “NCIS” was special in two ways. First, viewers met the man that the main character, Special Agent Gibbs, was named after. Second, a very special group of American heroes, people many viewers have probably never heard of

Funny or Die Targets Women for Romney

Funny or Die Targets Women for Romney

I stumbled upon a video titled “The Woman For Mitt Romney with Selma Blair” over at Funny or Die, Will Ferrell’s online home for humor. The premise? There is only one woman in America dumb enough to vote for the

Four Conservative Films Which Could Spell Doom for Obama Next Month

Four Conservative Films Which Could Spell Doom for Obama Next Month

With the presidential election coming down to the wire, and many right-leaning Democrats and Independents either undecided or suffering from “buyers remorse,” it’s no coincidence four conservative movies are all out in the same condensed time frame. Stephen K. Bannon’s