I haven’t written about Raising Hope in a very long time, but that’s mostly been a byproduct of my Tuesday schedule and other persona matters. In any event, I wanted to get down a few thoughts about the finale. For the most part, the first season of Hope has been pretty damn great. First seasons of […]Read more "Season Finale — Raising Hope, “Don’t Vote For This Episode”"
I’ve been a big supporter of Raising Hope since the very beginning, but I didn’t really feel like I was missing it badly since it has been off the air. But then I fired up the DVR to watch “Romeo and Romeo” late last night and I remembered how much fun these characters and this […]Read more "Raising Hope, “Romeo and Romeo”"
I haven’t checked in with Raising Hope since the “Happy Halloween”/”Family Secrets” double feature almost a month ago, but that’s not because I haven’t been watching. Well, that’s not true, as I missed last week’s episode due to Thanksgiving travel. In any event, Raising Hope is still damn good fun and much, much better than […]Read more "Raising Hope, “Burt Rocks”"
More so than new dramas, new comedies need time to grow, time to tinker, time to generally figure out what the hell the series is going to be about and where the jokes are going to come from. It’s easy to hate comedies if they’re not unbelievably funny from the get-go, but in practice, that […]Read more "Raising Hope, “Dream Hoarders” and Running Wilde, “Oil & Water”"