Anybody Else Remember These Shows? Part 2!

A couple months ago, I wrote a post about TV shows no one seems to remember. You know, those shows that you watched at some point but were obscured by the years. And then, when something triggers your memory of it, you’re not sure it wasn’t all just a dream. Well, since I wrote that …

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Welcome to the New Superhero Age: A Review of “The Umbrella Academy”

I’ve made it no secret that superhero shows and movies are one of the few branches of nerd culture in which I have little interest. I couldn’t tell you why, but that’s been my stance for years and I don’t think that’ll ever change. Enter The Umbrella Academy. Based on a graphic novel series by …

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Anybody Else Remember These Shows?

Every once in a while, something triggers a memory that was buried deep within my subconscious. These memories are relatively harmless, but interesting nonetheless. Among those memories are television shows that suddenly find themselves at the forefront of my mind. And it leads me to wonder: does anybody else remember these shows? I’m sure I’m …

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Why the Off-Color Humor of “Sunny” Works

Ever since the late 1940s, sitcoms have dominated the world of television. From The Honeymooners, to The Mary Tyler Moore Show, to Friends, to How I Met Your Mother, countless sitcoms have reached iconic status. The late ‘80s gave rise to the animated sitcom with The Simpsons. And, as sitcoms grew in popularity and variety …

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