So, it’s over. The long awaited ending to a remarkable series trapped in a mediocre season has finally arrived. And with it came something needed in the last half of Season 8: real emotion. Spoiler Alert Below: if you haven’t watched, close one eye as you read. As I’ve chronicled before, I felt no anticipation coming into the Series Finale of Dexter, which was just plain depressing. But I have to

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There is only one more episode to go for a series that hooked me in like few others. It delighted me with its intelligence and humor, it gave me chills, flooding my nightmares with gallons of blood, and it taught me that unconventional television is sometimes the best thing out there. So how do I feel about the end of Dexter? Meh. I am saddened that this is what has

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Now math was never my strongest subject, but this is a little ridiculous. Two weeks ago, I bashed Dexter for giving its loyal viewers a flat episode, one before the series finale. With egg covering my face, for some reason I thought Sunday night’s episode, “Goodbye Miami,” was the finale. An absurd chuckle squeaked out of me when, with five minutes left in said episode, I couldn’t for the life

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Nothing beats great writing. It’s what makes watching TV so fantastic in recent years. LOST, Boardwalk Empire, Breaking Bad, 24, Homeland, Dexter – the list could go on and on. Sure, not every episode, or every season for that matter was a homerun, but overall, terrific stuff. This era of TV shows have brought that new element to television: exceptionally well crafted dramas. No longer is the world of TV

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