In the news: So You Think You Can Dance Canada outclasses Battle of the Blades

From John Doyle of the Globe and Mail:

  • Blades: dumb as a plank, but popular
    “It doesn’t take much brain work to “get” Battle of the Blades . Ex-NHL lugs learn to figure skate with the help of petite female figure skaters. Hilarity ensues. As a concept, in the Canadian context, it’s a no-brainer. And thar’s the thing – it’s totally dumb-as-a-plank TV.” Read more.