Re: Bones and other "serialized procedurals"
Not having seen Bones (but heard a bit about it) i'd suggest Castle.. the show has a major story thread that gets picked up several times during a season and is slowly developing throughout the seasons.
Also Bones and Castle get compared much when the topic is about the relationship between its two leads but as much as i like Boreanaz back from Buffy and Angel he's got nothing on geek god Nathan Fillion.
Castle is a Bones ripoff where all they did was make the male the writer and the female the cop.
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