Saturday, July 10, 2010

'Leverage' and the Rise of 'Nerd-Friendly' Television (The Wrap)

I'm a member of the target audience for said nerd-friendly television, and don't find the term nerd to be terribly offensive. Personally, I interpret it as a label defining the way in which I and others approach certain shows -- as complex, evolving and entertaining beasts that demand or deserve our full attention.

But in truth, the qualities that define shows that might appeal to audiences previously devoted to shows like "Battlestar Galactica" or "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" don't always involve genre.
Yeah, what she said. And if you haven't checked out "Leverage" you definitely should! "White Collar" is another fun show on cable that would fit the bill of "nerd TV" in case you're looking for another show to put on your Netflix queue.
Read the full article here.

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