As I'd mentioned in a previous article, Black Mirror--the so-far 13-episode long cinematic series on Channel 4 and Netflix respectively--has quickly became a favorite of mine due to its thematic elements, style, and ability to fuck my shit up royally for a few days at a time. Everyone who reviews this show, aside from insisting that it… Continue reading Obligatory Ranking of ‘Black Mirror’ Episodes from OK to OMG
Netflix released part 2 of season 1 of their nostalgia, middle America fueled fever dream called The Ranch. With all of vibes of a cheesy sitcom, which is fine if that’s what it is, comes the need to not be like network television, or standard cable for that matter, and throw around fucks like there… Continue reading Why the F*ck Do They Say F*ck on Netflix’s The Ranch?
Yeah, I know it’s free, but c’mon Kevin James, what the fuck are you doing? You could at least spot me $5 for sitting through that pilot episode. GOOD GRIEF it’s BRUTAL!! First, the opening theme is simple with a little jingle and a “I am not your ordinary guy!” It’s like his eyes are… Continue reading I Watched ‘Kevin Can Wait’ and I Want My Money Back
Dan sees the Nice Guys / Alex discovers the mad genius of Rod Serling / Can we build a Spider-Man franchise? Yes we can! / Thor inherits a Hulk / Star Wars overload / Star Trek gets good / Maybe Ghostbusters haters just don't like Leslie Jones / Neighbors 2 raises the dead / Dan… Continue reading Talking Nerdy, Ep. 197: Standies and Sitties
New look for the new generation: The Sailor Twift Studios Generation! The gang performs LIVE at Tattooed Mom on South Street in Philadelphia! We talk about our favorite shows (Rick and Morty / I AM CAIT / Wet Hot American Summer), favorite games (ZELDA), and favorite movies (KILLA SEASON). We play some games, and give… Continue reading Talking Nerdy LIVE at the Philly Podcast Festival 2015 at Tattooed Mom!
Tim Vargulish is a young comedian who I met on a random and directionless vacation to Boston. Let's paint a picture, shall we? My girlfriend and I were wandering around Harvard's campus feeling punch-drunk and slightly less intellectual than normal. We were searching for a place that seemed familiar and (thanks, Yelp!) discovered the Comedy… Continue reading Life Lessons from Comedian Tim Vargulish
A new reality show on A&E will be filmed in a Philadelphia high school starring Tony Danza. That’s right kids! Danza will be co-teaching English to Northeast high school, which is interesting considering that he is barely qualified to speak English, himself. Danza has stated that he always wanted to get into teaching, before acting.… Continue reading Mr. Tony Danza? Is it too late to drop out?
It may be difficult to believe that I ever really took Degrassi: The Next Generation seriously, seeing as how I'm neither Canadian, nor a teenage girl; but stay with me here. A little melodrama isn't necessarily a bad thing if it's done well. The OC was a great show with a great cast and a… Continue reading WTF Happened?! The Autumn Years of The Next Generation