StreamSavvy’s daily guide for the best TV from January 10, 2017. Stream Taboo from FX or President Obama’s Farewell Address live tonight. Here’s the post with what to watch, why you should check it out, and how to stream it.
The Hollywood Foreign Press made it pretty clear last night. The show to watch from 2016 is The Crown. The Netflix original took
Lots to choose from tonight. New eps of ongoing shows pick up after the holidays as we hit the first the second full week of January, specifically This Is Us. There’s also the final sign-off from President Obama as he wraps up 8 years of leading the U.S. It’s pretty historical, so we’ll be streaming us some Prez Obama tonight.
President Obama’s Farewell Address
The tradition began hundreds of years ago. George Washington, gave a farewell speech to the nation as he concluded his time as the first President of the United States. Tonight, Barack Obama takes his place in history as he returns to Chicago to deliver his farewell address.
“Since 2009, we’ve faced our fair share of challenges, and come through them stronger,” Mr. Obama shared with supporters previewing the speech in an email. “That’s because we have never let go of a belief that has guided us ever since our founding—our conviction that, together, we can change this country for the better.”
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The details: Coming live from McCormick Place in Chicago at 9pm ET.
How to watch President Obama’s Farewell Address online for free
- StreamSavvy is hosting a live feed from the Whitehouse Facebook account right here.
- The Official Whitehouse website will be live streaming the farewell address here.
- CBS News will be live streaming the farewell address with pre-address coverage beginning at 7pm ET. Watch it here.
How to watch the final address from Obama through an app on your TV or streaming device:
- The CBS News app, one of the best free streaming apps available, will be live streaming Obama’s address tonight which can be watched on most streaming devices.
- In select markets (mostly large cities), Sling TV gives you access to the broadcast channels carrying the Farewell Address from Chicago live through the Blue package.
If none of the above ways to watch Barack Obama deliver his Farewell Address work for you, there’s always the digital antenna which will give you access to watch the farewell event free in HD on your TV.
Stream Taboo from FX
We’re pretty big Peaky Blinders fans. Like really big. And the guys who collaborated on Peaky, Steven Knight with Tom Hardy, have come together for Taboo. Taboo is the newest series to hit FX, and the show kicks off tonight with its first episode. Stream Taboo from FX tonight.
Getting you up to speed…it’s set in 1814, and the show follows James Keziah Delaney, a man who has been to the ends of the earth and comes back irrevocably changed. The FX team summarizes the show:
“Believed to be long dead, he returns home to London from Africa to inherit what is left of his father’s shipping empire and rebuild a life for himself. But his father’s legacy is a poisoned chalice, and with enemies lurking in every dark corner, James must navigate increasingly complex territories to avoid his own death sentence. Encircled by conspiracy, murder and betrayal, a dark family mystery unfolds in a combustible tale of love and treachery.”
A few critics have labeled the show as slow, but give it a chance, and it may become a new fave. (FX 10/9c)
How to stream Taboo from FX
You can stream Taboo from FX through Sling TV (Blue) or through any of the Playstation Vue tiers.