Monthly Archive:: February 2015

Vikings! Vikings! Vikings! Yes! Yes! Yes!

Okay, John, settle down. It’s just a show about Vikings. Wait, it’s a show about Vikings? Actually that sounds amazing. Vikings! Yes! Fistpump! For being such celebrated/feared historical figures, Vikings sure haven’t found many ways to hack and slash their way into our TV and movie watching. That is why this show is so fun. […]

The Walking Dead: Let’s Stop Pretending This Show Is Any Good

The walking dead is a TV show. There are zombies. People run from them. These people are often dirty and mean to each other. This is my five-year-old self explaining to my present self how predictably one-note The Walking Dead has become. Was it mind-blowing in the beginning? Yes. It was that and so many […]

ABC’s “Galavant”: Is it hokey or a hoot?

ABC finally stopped producing the human centipede that is the TV show Once long enough to think of something fanciful and ridiculous that wasn’t also…just…effing ridiculous. Okay, you get it, I really think Once blows chunks. Galavant is a blend of camp and fantasy, the sort of thirty-miniute television experience where characters can be expected to break out into […]

What I’m Watching: The Nightly Show

Stephen Colbert’s departure from late night cable left a void so massive that it collapsed back in on itself, leaving only a black hole of sorts in its wake, smack dab in the time slot between The Daily Show and @Midnight on Comedy Central. Despite my spurious usage of physics terminology, you feel me here, […]

What I’m Watching: Backstrom

Good thing I decided to resurrect the old blog today, as my account was suspended for non-payment over at Godaddy. Almost lost all the content! Where would the world be without my interview with Tony Danza? Anyhow, I’m back at the keyboard, tryina keep it simple. I’m just gonna talk about what I normally like […]