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Overrated/Underrated 2018

TV and music writer Chris Barton weighs in on what's up and what's down in the week in pop culture.

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Read more from me on Twitter: @chrisbarton.

Overrated/Underrated: 'Somebody Feed Phil,' and the how long is long enough for a farewell tour?

What's up and what's down in pop culture this week includes the 'Peter Rabbit' backlash, Johann Johannsson, and the protracted farewells of Elton John and Ozzy Osbourne.

Overrated/Underrated: A forward-looking Monk tribute, and the limited appeal of going 'Solo'

What's up and what's down in pop culture this week looks at MAST's Thelonious Monk tribute, the Winter Olympics and whether we need a Han Solo movie.

Overrated/Underrated: the odd comic brilliance of 'Futile and Stupid Gesture'

What's up and what's down this week in pop culture includes Bill Nye, 'A Futile and Stupid Gesture' on Netflix and the consistency of Calexico.

Overrated/Underrated: "Boss Baby's" acclaim, and Acetone earns a well-deserved retrospective

What's up and what's down in pop culture this week includes the legacy of L.A.'s Acetone, 'Boss Baby' and the fall of eccentric streaming TV.

Overrated/Underrated: 'Alexa' and our voice-driven machines, and a fond farewell to Joe Frank

What's up and what's down this week in pop culture includes a disappointing new track from Jack White, BBC America's Blue Planet II and more

Overrated/Underrated: 'The End of the ... World,' and enough with the 'Oprah 2020' talk

What's up and what's down in pop culture this week

Overrated/Underrated: Snoop Dogg's 'Munchie Meals' are coming

What's up and what's down in pop culture this week.

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