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My List of the Top 10 Television Series of 2016

Continuing the tradition - just started last year - here is my Top 10 list for 2016,  from who knows how many series I've seen this past year on network television, cable, and streaming (Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, Acorn):Honorable mention (narrowly...

The Man in the High Castle 2.7-2.10: Alternate Reality to the Rescue, Literally

Well, I couldn't resist watching the rest - the last four episodes - of The Man in the High Castle, Season 2, and I'm glad I did.  Much as I love a good night's sleep, it isn't all it's cracked up to be, especially when there's a series like thi...

The Man in the High Castle 2.4-2.6: Rails and Realities

First, let me say that I what I like most in The Man in the High Castle on Amazon television - and there's a lot to enormously like in this extraordinary series - is the almost casual way it shows the melding of our American history with the way it m...

The Man in the High Castle 2.1-2.3: My Heimisch Town

It's harder but also more important and on some profound level also more enjoyable and disconcerting, at the same time, if that makes any sense, to review Season 2 of the superb series The Man in the High Castle on Amazon.  The reason is obvious...

barti.maharashtra.gov.in – Check Status Caste Validity Certificate Verification Pune Maharashtra

barti.maharashtra.gov.in – Caste Certificate Verification BARTI pune nasik Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Research and Training Institute (BARTI), Pune is an autonomous organization under Department of Social Justice and Special Assistance, Govt. of Mahara...
by recruitment form online on Jun 23, 2016

Annihilation of Caste: The Best Solution? (Part - II)

(This is the second part of a two-part article. First part can be found here.)Relevance in Modern TimesDr. Ambedkar refers to caste as an “anti-social spirit” i.e.  the “spirit of protecting its own interests.” Although the Constitution...
by Mowing the Law on May 30, 2016

Annihilation of Caste: The Best Solution? (Part - I)

(This is the first part of a two-part article. Second part will be coming soon.)“...Turn in any direction you like, caste is the monster that crosses your path. You cannot have political reform, you cannot have economic reform, unless you kill this...
by Mowing the Law on May 23, 2016

Colony 1.9: Robot Arm?

Well, the next to last episode of the first season of Colony contained a tantalizing glimpse of what may the invaders: a robotic arm, or maybe a sophisticated piece of body armor, laying there on the train that Katie and Broussard's group has blown o...

Narcos on Netflix: Outstanding

We streamed Narcos on Netflix the past few evenings.  Like House of Cards, Peaky Blinders, and Bloodline on Netflix, and The Man in the High Castle on Amazon, Narcos is a powerful, top-notch kind of streaming television, every bit as good a...

My List of the Top 10 Television Series of 2015

This is the first time I've made a list, which includes television on network, cable, and streaming.   Runners-up - superb but not quite making this list - include Chicago Fire (NBC) and Vikings (History Channel). Also worthy of Honorable Mentio...

I'll Be at Fourth Annual Philip K. Dick Film Festival in New York City

When you think of powerhouse, intellectually brilliant science fiction on the screen that came from the printed page, Philip K. Dick is in a class of his own. Bladerunner, Total Recall, Minority Report, the list just keeps growing, and reaching telev...

Childhood's End 1.1: Familiar Territory

The first of the three-part Childhood's End mini-series began on the SyFy Channel tonight with a statement that Arthur C. Clarke's 1954 novel of that name changed and influenced science fiction for decades.   That's true.   When I read the...

The Man in the High Castle in Realty - Well, on NYC Subway Cars

Here I am again with another post about The Man in the Hight Castle television series - a masterpiece in many ways, which will likely merit more posts from me in the months ahead.  The series is currently streaming in its entirety on Amazon, but...

More Thoughts about The Man in the High Castle: Upping the Metaphysics

I reviewed the pilot of The Man in the High Castle here, and the rest of the series here, but refrained as much as possible from comparing the extraordinary television series to the extraordinary novel, and from putting any spoilers in the review. &n...

More Thoughts about The Man in the High Castle: Upping the Metaphysical Ante

I reviewed the pilot of The Man in the High Castle here, and the rest of the series here, but refrained as much as possible from comparing the extraordinary television series to the extraordinary novel, and from putting any spoilers in the review.&nb...

The Man in the High Castle 2-10: Alternate Reality Par Excellence

There couldn't be a better time to see The Man in the High Castle - actually, any time would be great - but recent events make this weekend an especially chilling and resonant time to see the 10-part television series on Amazon, based on the Philip K...

The Man in the High Castle 2-10: Timely Alternate History Par Excellence

There couldn't be a better time to see The Man in the High Castle - actually, any time would be great - but recent events make this weekend an especially chilling and resonant time to see the 10-part television series on Amazon, based on the Philip K...

Viaggio tra Parigi e Teutoburgo

Oggi non voglio parlare direttamente dei fatti di Parigi, anzi ne voglio parlare, ma prendendola molto alla lontana con un piccolo delirio storico che comincia da Publio Quintilio Varo il generale romano disastrosamente sconfitto a Teutoburgo che di...
by Il Simplicissimus on Nov 16, 2015

बिहार चुनाव में बीजेपी की चिंता के पांच कारण

बिहार चुनाव में सबको बीजेपी के प्रचार में एक हड़बड़ाहट दिखाई दे रही है। बीजेपी ने कई बार अपनी रणनी...
by Khabri Or Guppy on Oct 31, 2015

RSS Chief Gives Certificate Of Appreciation to Modi Government

(image:dreamstime.com)On the occasion of the 90th anniversary of its founding as a social organisation on the Vijaya Dasami Day in 1925, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat while addressing its members at its head quarte...
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