Monthly Archives: April 2015

Bread With Butter

The Jenny Slate love-fest continues with Catherine (2013), a 12-part web-series the actress co-wrote with her husband, Dean Fleischer-Camp, who also served as director/editor, helping to keep the piece on track, tonally. The best way I can describe this brilliant anti-sitcom is … Continue reading

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In With The Old

The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006 to 2010) wasn’t Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s first post-Seinfeld sitcom, but it was the one that stuck around the longest… and that’s about its only distinction, as far as I can see. Don’t get me … Continue reading

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No Shhh-Boom?

T’other day a friend of mine was scoffing about all the bands from the 90s that are reforming for reunion tours this year… which is fine by me, because a lot of my faves broke-out during that decade, so I’m glad … Continue reading

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“I Have A Human Vagina!”

I was already a fan of Jenny Slate the sketch/character comic… and now, after watching Obvious Child (2014), I can also respect her as a dramatic actress too! This low-budget indie rom-com might not be to everyone’s tastes… both the … Continue reading

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“Discriminating Discrimination”

Last night I watched an episode of Yes Minister (#3.1, “Equal Opportunities”) guest-starring Eleanor Bron as an Under-Secretary the show’s “hero”, ‘Jim Hacker’, was intent on promoting as part of his push to encourage greater equality in all branches of … Continue reading

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