Summer TV: Pilots

TV-on-the-BeachSometimes summer TV can be a blessing in disguise. It’s true that real crap can premiere during the summer, but the stuff that lasts is usually a delight! I love warm summer nights with my window open, cuddled in bed with my fav ice cream and wine, totally engrossed in Pretty Little Liars or True Blood. We’ve got some interesting new-comers this summer, and maybe a few of them are worth watching! Below are my quick thoughts on the new summer pilots this year. I’ll be updating this as shows begin, so be sure to check back!

Here’s a summer premiere guide by E! if you want a full and organized list of everything going on these next few months. I’m only going to talkΒ about new the shows (excluding most reality, TV movies, and TV events).

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10 Reasons I Can’t Watch Movies With You: All I Want For Christmas

I just can’t watch movies with anyone but my family. And by watch I mean fully engross ourselves.

My family is very close. We get along really well and have a strong friend vibe that connects us. I never understood families with rigid hierarchies or distant relationships. My Mom, Dad, Sister and Brother are all my closest friends and know me better than anyone. Yes, sure, I lived in a house with them for 18 years. And yeah, I guess I sprang from my Mother’sΒ loins and instantly had my Dad’s disposition, but so did a lot of people who hate their parents.

This great relationship is definitely due to generally possessing similar personalities, as well as how our parents raised us, but in that is our love of film and television. My family lives through the TV screen. We go to the movies religiously. We talk to each other through references. By experiencing and connecting to films together, we end up experiencing and connecting with each other.Β It is not uncommon for us to celebrate the Holidays by going to see the new big budget release of the year (anyone want to see Les Mis on Christmas??).

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