Category Archives: Rants about TV

Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (11/22)

Just a note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Sandra Bernhard generously answered every question Vulture had about Martin Scorsese’s “uncanny cult classic” The King of Comedy (1982), which remains one … Continue reading

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Rant: “Andor” S1 (2022)

The first season of the Star Wars: Rogue One (2016) prequel series Andor came to a chaotic/violent end this week, with various characters and factions converging/clashing at a riotous funeral. I wasn’t expecting much from this show initially, but it … Continue reading

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GothWatch: Draculaura

Hopefully I’ll be able to move on from Monster High at some point, but not before I give a shout-out to ‘Draculaura’… I mean, you can’t get much gothier than a vampire who [SPOILER?] also practices witchcraft, can you? As … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (10/22)

Just a note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Still on a Monster High kick, I discovered that Nickelodeon has started airing a new cartoon series, and that the first couple … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (9/22)

Just a note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Bish posted an extremely-sparkly video for their new single “Up To Me”, followed shortly thereafter by the dance-y version (choreographed by Aina … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (8/22)

Just a note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Gayle posted a video for her acerbic new single “Indieedgycool”, to herald the release of her forthcoming E.P., A Study of the … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (7/22)

Just a note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – The latest (eighth)* season of Celebrity Family Feud featured several teams of interest to me: Ep #8.2 saw a face-off between Salt-N-Pepa … Continue reading

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Rant: Monthly Dee-Lights (6/22)

Just a note of some of the funnest content I consumed last month (in no particular order): – Vulture crunched the numbers, and calculated how much screen-time each SNL cast member received during the 47th season, as well as how … Continue reading

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Rant: “The Kids in the Hall” + “Comedy Punks” (2022)

Back in May, cult/classic/iconic Canadian sketch-show The Kids in the Hall returned for a new (sixth) season, after an absence of, uh, almost three decades now (not counting the 2010 mini-series, Death Comes to Town)! Thankfully the “Kids” themselves were … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Julee Cruise (1956 – 2022)

I was already familiar with Julee Cruise’s indelible/invaluable contributions to the Twin Peaks franchise, where she not only lent her ethereal vocals to the soundtrack, but also appeared on-screen in both the TV series (1990-91 + 2017) and its big-screen … Continue reading

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