Monthly Archives: December 2012

Episode 22 — Lee Rosen’s heel turn on Alphas

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In which I discuss the way Alphas has turned Lee Rosen dark in a way that I can’t think of a precedent for on the TV shows that I watch.

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Episode 21 — Episodic vs. continuing stories on Angel

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In which I discuss my preferences. Briefly.

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Episode 20 — Homeland’s end

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In which I discuss the final four episodes (though honestly mostly the finale) of Homeland season two, where the show goes from here, etc. etc.

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Episode 19 — Cirque du Soleil and gun humor

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In which I discuss seeing Iris, Cirque du Soleil’s Los Angeles stage show, and the gun-violence humor contained therein, as well as whether we can and/or should recover our capacity to laugh at someone getting shot.

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Episode 18 — Lilah from Angel

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In which I explore my dislike for Angel‘s Lilah, come to a reconciliation with her character, and examine what it says about me that it took her being abused to not feel so harshly toward her.

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Episode 17 — The L.A. Complex

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In which I extol the virtues of The L.A. Complex‘s first season.

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Episode 16 — Bret Easton Ellis

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In which I get angrier at Bret Easton Ellis than I realized I was. (That’s a link to the piece that I discuss in the podcast.)

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Episode 15 — Up All Night

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In which I discuss Up All Night‘s transition to multicam while driving to court.

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Episode 14 — WGA on strike

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Today is a longer one than usual, and also literary! I talk about the forthcoming book TV on Strike, about the 2007-08 Writers Guild of America strike.

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Episode 13 — L.A. Complex

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This is mostly about The L.A. Complex but I also bitch about Modern Family a little.

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