Friday, September 22, 2017
Five installments of the Ken Burns/Lynn Novick documentary The Vietnam War have now aired, on PBS; there are five episodes still to come. It is, simply, a remarkable, and riveting program--deeply informative, and deeply emotional to watch.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
There is yet another book out by Mel Simons (who has been written about a number of times in this space); it is titled The Old Time Television Trivia Book III. The book, his seventeenth, was released in August. It is published (along with his other titles) by BearManor Media.
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
The first three installments of The Vietnam War, the ten-part documentary directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick (airing each night on PBS), have been just superb.
Sunday, September 17, 2017
Here is a review of the film, from the New York Times, September 14th: