We’re down to eight (great? you be the judge) shows remaining in our tournament. Nothing pre-dates 1989, the year two of the most iconic shows made their debut, each changing television in their own way. Also from the ’90s, we’ve got Garry Shandling’s consolation prize … Continue reading Is Eight Elite?: Vote on the Final 8 Shows Left in Our Comedy TV “March” Madness!
The theme of this Streaming Friday is new creations from mixes of reliable and unlikely sources like a series from the producers of Game of Thrones and the female lead of The Whole Nine Yards or a new musical flick from a heralded indie director … Continue reading What To Watch: 08/20/2021
The action’s on HBO Max tonight with a sequel of sorts to a classic documentary, the continued tales of some DC superheroes, not to mention a new reality show and a standup special by the youngest member of one of comedy’s first family. JASON’S PICK:Eyes … Continue reading What To Watch: 08/19/2021
Our Sectional Winners Section A: #1 Parks & Recreation vs. #2 The Daily Show Given the exalted status of Mike Schur’s kind-hearted comedy, it was shocking how close the kings of newsy satire kept this match-up. In voting, the show got off to a slow … Continue reading Sixteen Going On Eight! Here’s the Winners of Our Round of Sweetness!
It’s a great night of television if you love intrigue, whimsy, and/or Awkwafina. We’ve got a new limited series from the creator of Big Little Lies. Queens native Nora has new adventures on Comedy Central. Meanwhile, those MTV competitive adventurers continue to battle it out … Continue reading What To Watch: 08/18/2021
Tell everybody waiting for the season finale of Superman (& Lois), that they should try to hold out the best they can… as it will be coming just in a few hours in the prime time schedule. It’s a relatively quiet day overall, but there … Continue reading What To Watch: 08/17/2021
Today might be (content-wise) the Summer-iest day of all of Summer. We’ve got ice cream, beaches, and steamy scenes–also a cartoon teen gets her braces removed. KATHERINE’S PICK:Ben & Jerry’s: Clash of the Cones [Food, 9p]Contestants are challenged to “capture the essence of a celebrity … Continue reading What To Watch: 08/16/2021
It’s a relatively quiet Summer Sunday (a good time to catch up on voting in our Comedy TV Tourney) with one huge exception. Starz, a station that loves to release big concepts at down times, offers up a wrestling-themed soap opera that’s gathering some huge … Continue reading What To Watch: 08/15/2021
It’s Streaming Friday once more and that’s where pretty much all the action is tonight–at least every one of our covered shows is newly available there. So many great casts and look out for Aparna Nancherla in so so many of them, but we’re certainly … Continue reading What To Watch: 08/13/2021
Since it’s a show that takes it’s name from (a part of) a city so nice they named it twice, and we love this comedy to that level, we figured we’d review Mike Schur and Andy Samberg’s cop show twice in our little daily round-up … Continue reading What To Watch: 08/12/2021