BCTV Daily Dispatch 12 August 21: Rick and Morty & The Beth Dilemma

Desperate for changing. Starving for truth. We're closer to where we started. We're chasing after you. We're falling even more in love with you. Letting go of all we've held on to. We're standing here until you make me move. We're hanging by a moment here with… with the BCTV Daily Dispatch! With waves of love & respect to Lifehouse (check out the video at the end of the post), welcome back to your daily dose of the best things happening across the television landscape as we take a look at what's been hitting your radar in the past 24 hours- with Rick and Morty co-creator Dan Harmon and Supernatural star Jared Padalecki sharing the top spot. Our Thursday newbies include Doctor Who writer & ex-showrunner Russell T. Davies isn't impressed with Loki, Dave Bautista takes on MTG, What If…? proves a solid mixed bag so far, Christopher Meloni introduces his "mom", Stephen King talks his 5 fav books & Gov. Ron DeSantis, Supergirl star Melissa Benoist really, really wants a costume & American Horror Stories gets "Feral". From there, we wrap up with "5 More Things"- five articles that almost made the cut but are still worth your time.

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Now here's a look at BCTV Daily Dispatch's Top 10/24 for Thursday, August 12, 2021:

10. Law & Order: Meloni Breaks Internet, Needs Hargitay's Help Fixing It

9. Doctor Who Writer Davies: Loki LGBTQ+ Story "Craven, Feeble Gesture"

8. Dave Bautista Wants Marjorie Taylor Greene to Pay the Ultimate Price

7. What If…? Episodes 1-3 Review: A Mixed Bag That Ends Up Just Fine

6. Law & Order: Christopher Meloni & "Mom" Check In on Mariska Hargitay

5. Stephen King Talks 5 Fav Works; "Not the Brightest Bulb" Ron DeSantis

4. Supergirl Stealing: Benoist Wants Costume Badly; Rath May Have Issues

3. American Horror Stories Announces Season 1 Episode 6 "Feral" Cast

2. Supernatural: Jared Padalecki Calls On SPN Family For Touching Cause

1. Rick and Morty: Dan Harmon Says Not So Fast Assuming Clone Beth

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Now here's a look at the five articles that nearly made the cut, in no particular order- a double dose of Jeopardy!, Powerpuff! loses its Blossom in Chloe Bennet, Titans Season 3 spotlights another trio, and Buffy the Vampire Slayer gets a sequel with a one-of-its-kind slayer:

Jeopardy! Moving Forward with 2 Hosts But Neither LeVar Burton

Jeopardy!: LeVar Burton Deserved Better; Brent Spiner Has His Back

Powerpuff: The CW Loses Its Blossom as Chloe Bennet Exits Pilot

Titans Season 3 Teasers Spotlight Conner Kent, Donna Troy & Blackfire

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Sequel Focus: Willow's Slayer-Witch Daughter

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About Ray Flook

Serving as Television Editor since 2018, Ray began five years earlier as a contributing writer/photographer before being brought onto the core BC team in 2017.
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