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Brian Terrill’s Small-Screen 66 – #65: “Hercules: The Legendary Journeys” / “Xena: Warrior Princess”

Small-Screen 66: #65: Hercules: The Legendary Journeys / Xena: Warrior Princess (Syndicated, 1995-99 / 1995-2001) In my “Film Favorites” countdown, I mentioned that 1998’s Merlin introduced me to the live-action fantasy genre. In retrospect, that’s not entirely true. Today I’ll be addressing a pair of twin series which predated Merlin by several years, and which…

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Brian Terrill’s Small-Screen 66 – #66: “American Inventor”

Small-Screen 66 – #66: “American Inventor” (ABC, 2006-07) We kick off the countdown with a short-lived reality series which, true to its title, featured American inventors vying for a chance to attract entrepreneurial interest, further develop their creations, and ultimately score a million-dollar production deal. In each episode of American Inventor, an assortment of inventors…

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Brian Terrill’s Small-Screen 66: Introduction

Note: This introduction was written in April 2014, and the first 11 posts were written shortly thereafter. Some inconsistencies may still be present with regard to dates and season information. Additionally, I have seen quite a few more shows since I composed the list…I’ll follow-up with some up-to-date “honorable mentions” at the end of the…

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Brian Terrill’s Small-Screen 66

Brian here! In 2013, I counted down my 100 Film Favorites. I first wrote the posts over at Brian Terrill Movie Night, and then debuted new-and-improved versions when I transplanted the series to EarnThis. Last year, I began a sequel series, looking at a few of my favorite TV shows. The “Small-Screen 66″ will be…

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The Year of 100 Lists – Introduction

I’m excited to announce the Earn This project that I (and my fellow Earn This writers) will be working on in 2015: Has a nice ring, huh? The idea is this: In 2015, Earn This will be publishing, revising, or otherwise highlighting 100 different “lists” of various shapes and sizes. In other words, the “Rank…

2015: The Year of 100 Lists

Introduction The Top 10 Most Iconic Songs of 2010-14 Brian Terrill’s Small-Screen 66 The Top 30 Taylor Swift Songs Brian’s Year of Free Movies Ranking the 2015 Grammy Nominees Ranking Potential 2016 Super Bowl Halftime Performers Ranking the Seasons of The Office Ranking the Numbers 1-10 The Top 10 Count Gauntly Episodes (So Far) The Top 10 Characters…

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The Top 10 Most Iconic Pop Songs of 2010-14

It can be difficult to remember because nobody thinks of the switch from 4 to 5 as significant, but the 2010s just wrapped up the first half of the decade. Thus, these past couple weeks have been a pretty good time to reflect on everything that’s happened in the pop culture world during the past…

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Introducing CountGauntly.com

Our resident countdownist and thing-liker Brian is not only a staff writer for Earn This and a Facebook blogger, but also hosts a public access horror host show called Count Gauntly’s Horrors from the Public Domain (episodes of which are also posted online). This past month, I began putting together a fan site for the show, which you…