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Image Hosted by ImageShack.us Tonight on TDS, Maggie Gyllenhaal, White House Down; and on TCR, Andrew Solomon Author, Far From the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity.
sausage grinder of snark

Killer migraine day today, so here's major half-assery:



For assorted somewhat relevant tweets, go here. And if you're curious about the stuff being promoted tonight (the book looks worth digging into), here are some key resources:

colbertnewshub.com (usu. has basic guest info, lots of Colbert fandom stuff. Including a daily show summary including the Suit Report.)
www.kirkusreviews.com (book reviews, usually written by an identified expert in the field)
www.publishersweekly.com (books, often read like promo material)
http://www.rottentomatoes.com (movies, assembles lots of online reviews)
http://www.metacritic.com (multimedia assembled reviews)
barnesandnoble.com often has professional/editorial reviews (kirkus, pubweekly, booklist, library journal)
Amazon isn't as good for reviews (IMO, customer reviews aren't nearly as reliable as they once were]
Goodreads crowdsourced book reviews, sometimes useful
my twitter list with assorted related-to-the-shows tweeters.
The Late Night TV Page is invaluable
(Note: Whenever reading reviews from the NYTimes (particularly Janet Maslin), remember this.)
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