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Posted: 6/27/2012 2:02:07 PM
Did you know he has a new series on HBO? It's called Newsroom, I just watched the first episode and liked it. I miss the rapid fire dialog he is so famous for.


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Posted: 6/27/2012 2:04:15 PM
Wish I had HBO.

I have heard good things abut this show

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Posted: 6/27/2012 2:04:28 PM
There was a thread about is Sunday night. I didn't really plan on watching but it was on after True Blood, I really liked it.


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Posted: 6/27/2012 4:06:05 PM
I recorded it but haven't watched yet.

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Posted: 6/27/2012 4:11:51 PM
The entire first episode was (legally) posted on Youtube in order to get the word out.

I wasn't impressed. I liked The West Wing but for whatever reason The Newsroom left me cold. I may see how the future episodes go.

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Posted: 6/27/2012 4:32:13 PM
I think I will watch the youtube. Maybe I need HBO. I wait for true blood to come out on dvd and then watch the whole season in a week.

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Posted: 6/27/2012 4:50:45 PM
i saw the episode last night and liked it. jeff daniels and sam waterson are great in their roles. i think the show has a great ensemble as. i will definitely tune in to future episodes.

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Posted: 6/27/2012 5:54:54 PM
Thanks for the tip about YouTube. We don't have any premium channel...the darn bill is already too much!

Hopefully it will do well enough to make it to DVD.


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Posted: 6/27/2012 6:02:19 PM
I had DH set the DVR for the show. I'm out of the country so hopefully he got it right and I'll watch when I get back.


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Posted: 6/27/2012 6:27:17 PM
I loved the pilot, I watched it last night and immediately recommended it to my friends via Facebook. I thought it was great. I don't care much for politics but I like the characters and the actors and I'm very interested in seeing how the world of TV journalism works.

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Posted: 6/27/2012 7:44:54 PM


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Posted: 6/27/2012 7:52:59 PM
I watched it and was underwhelmed.

Does everyone talk in speech form? Thought it was so formulaic. The ex-GF becomes your producer.

The girl who played the naive staffer -- she looked like she was 35 and she is acting like an intern?

That said, I love Jeff Daniels. Love him.

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Posted: 6/27/2012 9:58:03 PM
OMG...just watched the opening scene. Loved it! Loved JD!

I wonder just how much HBO would cost?


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