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Reruns Helps Us
in case you missed it
Aug 18, 2012 7:30 AM CDT
How Watching Reruns Helps Us
Study finds it can restore our self-control
- All those hours spent on the couch watching old episodes of
were not wasted after all, a new study finds. Watching reruns actually has a beneficial impact, although probably not anything you might guess: It boosts your self-control. Read all the steps of the complicated study at Pacific Standard...
FAREWELL, defective detective
Dec 4, 2009 12:50 PM CST
Solves Final Case
Show legitimized basic cable, ushering in golden age
- Viewers will get their last taste of quirky detective Adrian Monk tonight, as the revolutionary USA show that bears his name airs its last episode. The content was never particularly groundbreaking—“
is very old-school,” its creator tells the
Los Angeles Times
. “It's a real throwback”—...
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