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Summer Rewatch: Pushing Daisies, “Corpsicle”

So, who amongst us remembers the great Writer’s Guild of America strike of aught-seven to aught-eight? Waged over the issues of DVD residuals and new media compensation (amongst several other reasons) the strike lasted for a hundred days and threw … Continue reading

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Summer Rewatch: Pushing Daisies, “Pigeon”

By the time you reach the fourth episode of a television show, it’s a safe bet that you’ll have finally decided whether or not that show is for you. If you weren’t turned off by the pilot all together, or … Continue reading

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Summer Rewatch: Pushing Daisies, “The Fun in Funeral”

Ned’s gift has consequences. He’s known this since the very first day he used it, and subsequently cost both himself and his childhood sweetheart a parent each. We’ve known it since the first five minutes of the pilot episode, as … Continue reading

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Summer Rewatch: Pushing Daisies, “Pie-lette”

An orchestral flourish begins, and we come up through gnarled roots into an improbably large field of bright yellow flowers, stretching under clear blue skies in a scene that seems to define spring. A golden retriever gallops through the flowers, … Continue reading

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