With the craft of a skilled movie director, Goytisolo pulls back from the confrontation between hungry refugees and indignant vacationers to reveal the Marx family in a barren flat, channel-surfing
Images of the caveman, interspersed with ugly scenes in the contemporary home - lighting the barbecue, jostling at the bathroom mirror, reading in the loo, troughing at the fridge and channel-surfing
with the TV remote control cover the ground in five minutes.
BRUCES: A "channel-surfing
channel" that will show me whatever it is that various celebrities are watching at that moment.
Mariological devotion is strongly emphasized, lest any channel-surfing
Protestants think that they've found TBN or the Family Channel.
review of TV items: Meredith affiliates with Katz Nets; Katz signs up for 250 or so movies; Scripps is losing a Scripps from its board; Rentrak gets a cable client; AXS gets a carriage deal with Suddenlink; and Media General is bringing baseball to Indianapolis.
18-19 broadcasts of "American Idol," Fox used what it calls a "double box"--one for the ads, another for a look at goings-on from the stage and set of the show--in hopes of keeping viewers from channel-surfing
or fast-forwarding with their DVR.
Francona spent a lot of Sunday, at least when he wasn't at the ballpark, sleeping and channel-surfing
- a typical Sunday for a lot of people, save for being at Fenway when there was no game being played.
Rota is cued to a channel-surfing
soundtrack in which Mozart rubs shoulders with The Chemical Brothers, and Strauss is the flipside of Tangerine Dream.
THE night that Boyzone's Stephen Gately (pictured) confessed he was gay, I was channel-surfing
when I chanced upon George Michael's video for Too Funky on MTV.
the Apocalypse Nash explores the possibilities of annihilation by disease, radiation fallout, and terrorist bombing, but it is the modern version of apocalypse, death-by-culture, which frightens her most.
For many networks who depend on channel-surfing
, having a critic reviewing their shows isn't a core part of their PR plan.
Every verbal skit, many ending in pithy punch lines, connects with every other through linguistic sleights-of-hand, leitmotifs, and repeated chapter titles, creating the impression of symphonic structure, or, more appropriate, channel-surfing
infoglints retrieved from the late-millennium mediascape.
Carlson's dance-theater event has its own channel-surfing
"I travel all over the world and some time ago when I was in a hotel in Los Angeles channel-surfing
, I realized that whenever I see a documentary about something for which Italy is world-famous, it is never an Italian production," he says.
Extended sequences of various anchors and newscasters--complete with scrolling headlines along the bottom warning of looting--may create a "Day After'-style "Wait, what the hell is going on now?" reaction among channel-surfing