Time to get "Lost"

Anticipation is building as ABC begins a new, shortened season of Lost tonight on a new night and in a new time slot (8:00 CT), and with a 3.3 ratings in the money demo (adults 18-49) for a repeat of last night’s season finale from May, expect a big number for the season premiere tonight.

Click here to read a conversation Chicago Tribune TV Critic Maureen Ryan had recently with the co-creator of Lost, Damon Lindelof. (Maybe The Simpsons writers should take Lindelof ‘s advice and scale back on the flashback stories.)