As pointed out on my friend’s awesome blog, For Cinephiles by a Cinefille, Teen Nick will have a 90′s programming block from midnight to 2a.m. called “The ’90s Are All That.” It will be devoted to all of the classics: All That, Clarissa Explains It All, The Adventures of Pete & Pete and Rugrats! Yes, 20-somethings who grew up with these shows, our prayers have been answered.
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We here at The Remote Generation are in mourning over Greek‘s end. Yes, this past season was dreadful, but once upon a time, Greek was great!
So to prepare for tonight’s sad ending and honor its memory, here is an ode written by a true fan, and my friend, Laura. (Please note: she said this ode was covered in tears) Continue reading
With the successful finale of Teen Mom, the spinoff of MTV’s 16 and Pregnant, the music channel has now ordered more, more, more.
Teen Mom ended its first season with 3.6 million viewers. It’s second season, eight episodes of teens trying to be parents, will begin this summer. 16 and Pregnant will be coming back with more new episodes on Feb. 16, which promise to stay true to the focus of educating viewers about the complications and difficulties in school, relationships, and health for pregnant teens, and hopefully preventing teen pregnancy.
But that doesn’t seem to be enough for MTV! Continue reading
There are many things about late January that just aren’t cool. It’s cold. There’s often snow. Cherries are out of season. We’re all out of shape because of holiday feasting. And worst of all – There is a teen drama drought!
The networks sometimes like to put a series, not just teen shows, but all shows, on hiatus at some point in the season. The reason? Well, a lot of it has to do with ratings and money. Typically, a show’s season starts and its arc begins to climax during “sweeps” (the months of November, February, May, and July). Then there’s a hiatus and the show returns with new episodes during another month of “sweeps”. Continue reading