Archer – 5×01 “White Elephant”

“Sterling Archer? I’m Special Agent in Charge Holly and you are extremely under arrest.” Heads up, comedy television of 2014 – you have your work cut out for you, and we’re not even through the first month yet. First, it is more than possible that the rest of Archer’s fifth season ends up being decent…

Top 10 TV of 2013 – Part Two (#1 – #5)

5. Eastbound & Down I spent the end of the summer binge-watching HBO’s Eastbound & Down, and upon finishing, was moderately glad that I was caught up in time for the final season. When a friend asked how the show was halfway through the season, I surprised both them and myself by simply blurting out,…

Top 10 TV of 2013 – Part One (#6 – #10)

Shows Whose Seasons I Missed This Year: The Americans, Orange Is the New Black, Legit, Wilfred Honorable Mentions: Justified, Archer, Parks and Recreation, Girls Special Mention: 30 Rock’s seventh and final season would’ve likely earned a spot on my Top 10 list, but it felt inappropriate to include it with the Best of 2013 seeing…

Homeland – 3×12 “The Star”

“Honestly, I don’t know what the fuck we’re doing anymore.” I had to give myself some cool-down time between watching the conclusion of Homeland’s third season and writing down some thoughts. Throughout the course of watching the episode, there was an endless cycle of cringing, groaning, and cackling at lines of dialogue that seemed to…

Treme – 4×02 “This City”

“Oh no, sir. It is no consolation at all.” These words find themselves staggering out of the mouth of a devastated and heartbroken Antoine Batiste, but I’ll go ahead and take them for myself as well. To anyone who has the mindset of “Hey, it’s a bummer that Treme won’t be around after the end…