You know how there's always some jerk in your office who thinks he knows everything, and is usually right? Don't worry, he just got served. This new species of drama that ABC is serving up has me I mean, him totally speechless.
The creepiest guy on network TV is actually kind of a good guy?
The broadcast journalist aborts the big story in the name of family values?
The quotes and random numbers have me searching the Internet?
Oh, I used to pass the time by discussing Kari Matchett's good looks, but now I don't get up off the couch until I see the teasers for next week's episode. I always write things down, but now I write stuff like "wow," "no way" and "ooh." I also wrote "nipple," but that's because Doctor Hot-or-Not's shirt was wet. Anyway, Invasion may not have a huge ensemble cast or a six-season premise but it's got answers. And I like the way they sneak them in: Mariel can stay underwater for 30 minutes; the locked closet really does contain hope; the weird guy who knows everything is ex-CIA; the aliens don't want you if you're sick; and finally, human or hybrid, these people have heart. It's a good show. Darren Sirkin
For a refreshing look at TV's big events each week, watch John Fugelsang and Debra Wilson deliver TV talk that's off the cuff and off the wall on TV Watercooler, Monday, 8 pm/ET, TV Guide Channel. Have a question or comment about TV for John and Debra? Submit it here.
Can't wait to see Jon Stewart host the Academy Awards? Send us your burning questions for him and you may see the answers in the Feb. 27 issue of TV Guide magazine. The only questions he'll answer will be from readers, so here's your chance to ask him anything! (Just make sure to include your full name and e-mail address.)
Submit questions or comments for Watercooler writers via the feedback box at the bottom of this page.