TV Recap

‘Frasier’ And The Quintessential Leap Day Episode

Rare is the opportunity to write about Leap Day and have it be timely. After all, February 29 only happens once every four years at most! Of course, for that very reason there aren’t many Leap Day episodes in television history. Only sitcoms ever do them, and they really only …

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What To Binge This Weekend: I Dream of Jeannie

Sometimes, you just want to kick it old school, sitcom wise. At least I do. Even if the show isn’t great, there are rhythms to classic sitcoms you don’t get anymore. Since I grew up watching Nick at Nite, these shows and styles are engrained in my brain. It had …

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What To Binge This Weekend: ‘Taxi’

There are a lot of workplace comedies out there. Some of them involve workplaces the likes of which we can’t imagine in our own lives. Few people, say, work for a TV show like on 30 Rock. Maybe you’ve been in a bar like Cheers, but have you worked in …

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What To Binge This Weekend: ‘Happy Endings’

You may have heard that Friends was about to leave Netflix. There was much weeping and gnashing of teeth on social media. For whatever reason, Friends was one of the most-popular series on Netflix. Yes, this sitcom from the ‘90s was beloved by Netflix bingers, especially teenagers, evidently. Now they …

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The TV Shows Ending In 2020

All things must pass. That includes the old sports network they used to have where I grew up called PASS. No TV show is on forever. Eventually even The Simpsons will end. Some shows will end quite soon, though. In fact, we already know some of the shows that will …

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New Year’s Eve TV Episodes Are Sadly Lacking

Around Thanksgiving, I wrote about how there should be more Thanksgiving episodes of TV shows. It’s a big holiday, but since it’s between Halloween and Christmas it gets short shrift by a lot of shows. Well if Thanksgiving is overlooked, New Year’s Eve is basically a ghost. There are very …

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