Daily Archives: January 10, 2012

Tuesday TV: ‘Billy the Kid’ and Other Outlaws

The new portrait of “Billy the Kid” on “American Experience” (PBS, 9 p.m., check local listings), part of the show’s focus on the Wild West, brings out some unfamiliar facts about the outlaw. New York-born, he came out of New Mexico where he got a reputation as a hero to locals for his efforts to […]

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‘Idol’ Dismisses, Disses ‘X Factor,’ ‘The Voice’

As season 11 approaches for “American Idol,” its stars and producers are finding themselves doing something different: Defending itself from the crush of other, popular singing competitions – both “The Voice” on NBC and “The X-Factor,” the other Fox show that featured former “Idol” mainstays Simon Cowell and Paula Abdul. The “Idol” team, meeting with […]

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