Posts tagged "30 Rock"

16 Very Special TV Bests and Worsts of 2010

Idol kind of really sucks now.  LOST is gone.  So is 24.  But next month, the employees of the Pawnee, IN Parks Department will be coming back into our homes.  And not a moment too soon!
It’s the end of the year and it’s time to reflect on the good times and the bad.  This is a list of the rousing successes and the epic failures of the TV year that was.

Golden Globes Nominees - TV

Hear ye!  Hear ye!  The nominees for the most overrated awards show since the last awards show have just been announced.  Here are your Golden Globe TV nominees (and a few reactions): Best TV Series — DramaBoardwalk EmpireDexterThe Good WifeMad MenThe Walking Dead Yikes. I am definitely on board with Mad Men in this category.... Read more »

Your Night in Television - Thursday, 11/11/2010

Bones (FOX, 7 PM) – Apparently the Bones folks discover a cruise ship that likes to pair up Harolds with their Maudes.  The Big Bang Theory (CBS, 7 PM) – The girls throw a slumber party!  What’s the over/under on the number of inappropriate pillow fight comments to tumble forth from Howard’s mouth? 30 Rock... Read more »

Essential Halloween TV Episode Of the Day - 30 Rock "Jack Gets In the Game"

TV shows love holiday-themed episodes — and so do we!  From now until Halloween we at Hammervision are highlighting a different Halloween-themed TV episode every day. Today’s Episode: 30 Rock’s “Jack Gets in the Game” While not technically a “Halloween” episode, it did feature this spooky little nugget: And that’s worth more than all the... Read more »

7 TV Things For Which I'm Grateful

Designers, Tim Gunn will not tolerate your pettiness.  And he will CALL YOU ON THAT SHIT, IVY!
It’s not yet Thanksgiving (though it seems like it has already passed based on how much Christmas paraphernalia is littering every single storefront — It’s not even HALLOWEEN yet, people!), but it’s never too soon to give thanks for some people and shows that have made the Fall TV Season somewhat interesting to behold. What... Read more »

Best Moments from Thursday Night NBC Comedies - 4/22

There weren’t too many moments that jumped out at me on Thursday night.  Community was fine, The Office was bland, and the second 30 Rock episode was just OK.  The first 30 Rock ep, however, was a revelation.   I just wanted to highlight two little moments that made my entire weekend: Has anyone started... Read more »

Replacing Julia Sugarbaker

The death of Dixie Carter this weekend hit me hard.  I am one of a generation who grew up watching Designing Women (along with Murphy Brown) on Monday nights; so in a mere one-hour block of television, I had at my disposal an entire basketball team of female icons to emulate and to adore.  And... Read more »