Monthly Archives: July 2015

Review: Married— “Aftershocks”

Originally published on the AV Club, which is read by all the people. Patrick Fischler, Nat Faxon, Judy Greer, John Hodgman, Michaela Watkins, Brett Gelman (FX) With Lina’s 40th birthday looming, Married does what it does best, which is to … Continue reading

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Review: Jake Johannsen— “This’ll Take About An Hour”

I reviewed one of my favorite obscure standup comedy specials for Ozy.com. “I’ll just start talking and maybe accidentally I’ll get to the point,” says Jake Johannsen in the opening bit of his 1991 HBO stand-up special This’ll Take About … Continue reading

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Halt And Catch Fire— “Kali”

My review of Halt And Catch Fire, season 2, episode 9, “Kali.” It was originally published on the AV Club, which is read by infinitely more people.  “I’m getting tired of being second guessed and manipulated and distrusted when I … Continue reading

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The End Of A Thing

I wrote this when Videoport, the video store I’ve worked at (and, sure, loved) for 15 years announced it was closing yesterday. Sounds like a good place to start a new thing. With the long, protracted, agonizing death of something … Continue reading

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