Lost spawns thickly plotted TV shows

If you liked that sexy mystery in "Desperate
Housewives" and that crazy polar bear in the middle of the "Lost"
tropics, get ready for a blizzard of aliens and monsters, romances and
intrigues, unmatched in popular media since Rod Serling first put the
Twilight Zone up for our national consideration.

The CS Monitor has a story on how LOST has spawned a host of TV shows this season that all look to capitalize on the trend toward twisting, complicated plot lines. (see previous post here)