“You’re psychic?” “No, just paying attention.”

It shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that one of our favorite pastimes at PDP is trading favorite TV shows.  In the last year, Nikki has gotten me hooked on Breaking Bad and Lie to Me (go out and rent those shows now), and I’m working on returning the favor by introducing her to The Mentalist.

Now, The Mentalist is one of my favorite shows; anyone who knows me will likely be shocked to read that it’s actually surpassed House on my must-watch list.  It’s a lot of fun, and it almost goes without saying that Simon Baker is terrific in it.  It’s the kind of performance you don’t usually see on network television, not on this kind of show. Continue reading