Recovering from a stomach virus, Sunday was a TV day for me. Flipping through the channels I found myself watching the Sex and the City
movie. (Hey, it's not like I paid for ticket; and Jennifer Hudson's part was embarrassing. Her rented bags and then so happy to get her very own Louis Vuitton. In the words of Mark Jackson, "You're better than that.") That served as a warm up for Jill Scott and Anika Noni Rose in The The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency
. Based on the series of ten novels by British author Alexander McCall Smith, the HBO screen adaptation is simply one of the most refreshing shows on TV at the moment. more..