30 Rock

2013: The Best of TV

Welcome to 2014! Sherlock is back (and Greg Lestrade is lookin’ FINE). Community is back. Victor Garber is back. David Tennant is coming to American television. Parks and Rec hits its 100th. I’m finally going to watch Scandal and The West Wing (#resolutions). It’s all very exciting. But before we jump into the new year, let’s look back at the best of the last. (more…)

“A Pair of Them White Jeans”: 30 Rock’s Finest Florida Jokes

As I return from a weekend in my home state, I’d like to take a moment to honor the show responsible for bringing us more Florida jokes than anything else in the modern era, sans the news. And no, I’m not talking about Cougar Town. Our dearly departed 30 Rock held onto the Sunshine State like James Franco onto a Japanese body pillow, and I will always, always love it for that.  Buckle your seatbelts, y’all; we’re going on a road trip! (more…)

Romance According to Television

Personally, I’m still of the mindset that a lollipop taped to a construction paper heart should be an acceptable Valentine at any age. It’s personalized and there’s candy involved; WHAT MORE DO YOU WANT FROM US, WORLD? But for an outside-the-box wooing experience, look no further than your favorite shows. If TV is to be believed (and if it isn’t, I’ve made a hug mistake), these are the most foolproof ways to romance that special someone in your life: (more…)

Things Liz Lemon Taught Me

“Greenzo” was the first episode of 30 Rock I ever watched. When Liz found a pop tart on the floor and ate it, I think my mental reaction was something along the lines of, “Oh, it’s like that, is it, show?” But it WASN’T JUST LIKE THAT. It was like that PLUS a twisted backstory for said pop tart. That pop tart is Liz Lemon’s life: weird, messy, totally unashamed.  (more…)

2012: A Year in Favorites

It’s that time of year again: time to rank the things we love and pass judgement on our entertainment in authoritative tones! (more…)