The 2016 half of the 2015-16 season starts in earnest today and our editors have sorted through the evening’s telly and our favorites are two classics and one potential new classic.
The Simpsons [FOX, 8p]
In tonight’s subplot Lisa Simpson, Animated American Hero, develops an app that “captures the consequences” of one’s social media activity. Lisa is so smart, why isn’t she real, why?
Cooper Barrett’s Guide to Surviving Life [FOX, 8:30p]
Because I never tire of coming-of-age sitcoms around twenty-somethings navigating life, especially when there is a POC lead.
Downton Abbey [PBS, 9p]
One last trip back to Downton starts tonight. It’s 1925 and everyone who’s survived so far finds some part of their fate up in arms and Fellows has promised resolution this year — Brits know, but they ain’t spoilin’.