Sitcoms and Fact-based Fiction

Two Huff Post liks (I didn’t up-date when the first one was posted):

Americanizing the Canadian Sitcom

Looking at the new “trend” in Canadian sitcoms whose main marketing ploy is to emphasize they are just like American sitcoms (and not like those bad ol’ Canadian sitcoms we’re used to) — and is that really a good thing?

When TV Cop Dramas Re-Invent the Headlines

Looking at how fictional TV series will often draw upon real events and headlines for story ideas — sometimes adding a sense of relevancy to their story…but also, sometimes, rewriting events to suit a narrative, or even an agenda!

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