In the news: Defying Gravity a ‘well-intentioned mistake’

From Tom Shales of the Washington Post:

  • In Space, No One Can Hear You Scram
    “‘In space, there’s simply no room for error,’ barks a mid-21st-century astronaut stomping around his spaceship in ABC’s new sci-fi series, Defying Gravity. In television, of course, there is plenty of room for error; sometimes it seems like one big errormobile. Unfortunately, Defying Gravity will have to be listed as one of its well-intentioned mistakes, another of the many peculiar oddities churned out by broadcast and cable every year, every week, every moment of our earthbound little lives.” Read more.