Stories by Peter Hummers

WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: The Hugh Laurie pair o’ docs

What to stream on TV: Hugh Laurie as House; Hugh Laurie as Chance--it's a pair o' docs

Apr 16


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Claymation is alive and well with Wallace, Gromit and Shaun the Sheep

What to stream on TV: Claymation from "Gumbasia" to Wallace, Gromit, and Shaun the Sheep

Apr 9


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: The visionary fiction of The Twilight Zone and Black Mirror

What to stream on TV: In the beginning there was The Twilight Zone. In the age of computing there's Black Mirror.

Apr 2


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Clark Kent and Bruce Wayne, before they were super

What to stream on TV: Old times in Smallville and Gotham

Mar 26


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: At home and abroad, after 9/11

What to stream on TV: Denis Leary in Rescue Me, and Amazon Prime's Jack Ryan

Mar 19


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Weird scenes inside the Golden Age of TV

What to stream on TV: Vintage sitcoms Green Acres and The Odd Couple.

Mar 12


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Troy and Rome – Once upon a time

What to stream on TV: Netflix's Troy: Fall of a City, and HBO's Rome, which is also available on Prime Video and other services

Mar 5


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Wilfred, at the nexus of whimsey and psychosis

What to stream on TV: The eponymous dog and the men who see him as a man in a cheap dog suit, Wilfred.

Feb 28


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Radio Days

What to stream on TV: WKRP in Cincinnati and NewsRadio

Feb 20


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Deep undercover

What to stream on TV: WiseGuy and The Americans

Feb 13


Stream On: Dead – and loving it!

What to stream on TV: Alan Ball's Six Feet Under and TrueBlood, and Dracula, from the writers of Sherlock

Feb 6


Stream On: Good clean fun – with a little murder thrown in

What to stream on TV: Murderous fun with Monk and Psyche

Jan 23