Tag Archives: Jane Krakowski

A Dash More Lemon

For some inexplicable reason, the powers-that-be decided to release the first season of 30 Rock (2006) on DVD in this country without any of the extras that were on the original U.S. release… but this year, I finally got around … Continue reading

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“I’m Sending You Back To The Night!”

[Contains an antique cassette-storage cabinet and SPOILERS!!!] It’s no secret that I absolutely adore 30 Rock, and was very sad to see it end… even more so when I watched the first season of Tina Fey‘s subsequent sitcom venture, Unbreakable … Continue reading

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“Hallo. Wine-And-Cheese. Ding-Dong!”

I’ve now finished watching Season 35 of Saturday Night Live (2009), and have to express my disappointment at the dearth of Jenny Slate sightings. After her foul-mouthed flame-out in the premiere, she was mostly deployed as a back-up singer/dancer, and … Continue reading

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“Coding & Arm-Butts”

I’m still plodding my way through the 35th season of Saturday Night Live, but this week I had to jump forward to the current (41st!) incarnation, to enjoy a partial 30 Rock reunion prompted by Tracy Morgan’s return to the … Continue reading

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Broody And “Business-Drunk”

[Contains pricey ham-napkins and SPOILERS!!!] Although I’ve watched the entirety of 30 Rock several times over, I’ve only just completed my DVD collection with the acquisition of season two (as part of a super-cheap boxset, which allowed me to swap … Continue reading

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Good Peacock To You!

[Contains tearful goodbyes and SPOILERS!!!] Finally got around to picking up the seventh (and final) season of 30 Rock (2012), and even though I’m sad that it’s over now, I was glad to see that they went out in a … Continue reading

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Back Ally 5: Coat (pt. 1)

[Contains bedroom diving-boards and SPOILERS!!!] The fifth season of Ally McBeal (2001) was the lowest rated (and least award-nominated) in the show’s history… and while I can’t claim to know what makes a TV series a hit with the American … Continue reading

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Back Ally 4: Airplane

[Contains consolation snowmen and SPOILERS!!!] By rights, the fourth season of Ally McBeal (2000) should have ended with ‘Ally’ (Calista Flockhart) and her new beau ‘Larry Paul’ (Robert Downey Jr.) getting hitched. That isn’t just me being soppy… it’s the … Continue reading

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Back Ally 2: Sideless

[Contains real unicorns and SPOILERS!!!] The second season of Ally McBeal (1998) introduced two new lady lawyers: ‘Nelle Porter’, played by Portia de Rossi, who was nicknamed “Sub-Zero” but actually turned out to be quite sweet and smiley… and ‘Ling … Continue reading

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Back Ally 1: Ip

[Contains cunningly-deployed nose-whistles and SPOILERS!!!] In an effort to declutter my room, I’ve set about trying to weed out the dead weight in my DVD collection… which is how I came to rewatch the first season of Ally McBeal (1997), … Continue reading

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