Tag: Sitcom

Duck Dynasty: Season 4

Duck Dynasty: Season 4

| January 7, 2014

If you’re hoping I’m going to weigh in on the whole Pat Robertson scandal, I’m afraid you’re out of luck.  I honestly don’t have a strong opinion about it.  I was offended by his comments, but that’s the price we pay for living in a country where freedom of expression is enjoyed without limits or […]

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The Simpsons – Season 15

The Simpsons – Season 15

| December 4, 2012

I was thrilled to get this fifteenth season of The Simpsons by mistake because it would give me an opportunity to discuss the downward trajectory of the series.  Previous reviews of The Simpsons that I’ve seen on our site as well as others seem to come from Simpsons loyalists, who defend the series more now […]

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The Inbetweeners

The Inbetweeners

| July 23, 2012

This British series created and written by Damon Beesley and Iain Morris ran for three, six-episode seasons from 2008 to 2010 on Britain’s E4 cable network. The Inbetweeners follows four, male suburban teenagers who have nothing on their minds but (what else) girls and booze. Unfortunately for these blokes, they lack the popularity and social […]

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Louie: Season 2

Louie: Season 2

| June 25, 2012

Hysterically honest, awkward, and occasionally surreal, the FX sitcom, Louie, has solidified a spot on the short list of television series that I consider truly brilliant. Just as he does in his standup, series writer/editor/director/star Louis C.K. bravely tackles any issue here, from masturbation to war to racism, and he does so with his trademark […]

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Car 54, Where Are You?: The Complete Second Season

Car 54, Where Are You?: The Complete Second Season

| May 8, 2012

Typically, the write-ups and testimonials comprising the bulk of a DVD’s artwork constitute nothing less than extreme hyperbole, often bordering on total falsehoods. So when a DVD claims to feature “the best movie adaptation of a video game so far” (an arbitrary distinction given DOA: Dead or Alive by an all-caps testimonial emblazoned across the […]

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