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Feb 19, 2019

On our entertainment-themed Round 2, One Day at a Time gives us the family-centered episode we were hoping for ("Outside"), but keeps all the characters couch-bound and Talking About Issues—never our favorite scenario.

Meanwhile, on The West Wing's "In the Room," things heat up with the upcoming presidential campaign...


Feb 12, 2019

On our entertainment-themed Round 2, we return to our West Wing watch with the season 6 episode "A Change Is Gonna Come." We are very much looking forward to some changes (say, no more clunky explanatory dialogue for CJ?).

We also return to One Day at a Time for its new season, which just dropped on Netflix. We'll be...


Feb 5, 2019

On our entertainment-themed Round 2, we paused our West Wing watch because the West Wing Weekly podcast took a detour from its episode-by-episode schedule. Instead, we talked Super Bowl ads and a very funny episode of Brooklyn Nine-Nine (mentioned: this episode in the Extra Hot Great canon and a Nine-Nine themed episode...


Jan 29, 2019

On our entertainment-themed Round 2, The West Wing tugged at our feelings in a sappy way ("The Dover Test"), while The Good Place did so in a much more heartbreaking season-ender ("Pandemonium").

For next week, we'll watch West Wing's "A Change Is Gonna Come." And since The Good Place is now on hiatus until autumn,...


Jan 22, 2019

On our entertainment-themed Round 2, it's a missable episode of The West Wing, as Josh fails to understand the Internet yet again and the writers fail to live up to the snappy dialogue standards of Aaron Sorkin.

On The Good Place, you would think a trip to the Interdimensional Hole of Pancakes would be plenty of...