In the news: The Border, MVP among worthy series

John Doyle of the Globe and Mail lists what’s worthy on TV:

  • There’s good news this month (just watch out for the fall)
    The Border, CBC, starts Monday: Worth your attention not because it’s brilliant – it isn’t – but because it is anchored in highly charged, headline-grabbing Canadian issues. Outrageously melodramatic at times, it deals with big, big political and social matters in a big, broad manner. MVP, CBC, starts Friday: CBC’s new soap isn’t so much about professional hockey as it is about the bedrooms of the players and the boardrooms of the teams. Sexy, funny and fresh, it’s a gloriously entertaining series.” Read more.

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