Posts Tagged ‘mom’


Mom 1×03 ‘A Small Nervous Breakdown and a Misplaced Fork’: Motivation

I’m trying so hard to enjoy Mom but all throughout tonight’s episode I wondered, is anyone going to talk about this 30 minutes of television with their coworkers at work tomorrow? Will anyone rewatch a recording of this show? Will they recommend it to their friends? Based on the past three episodes, I can’t imagine […]

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Mom 1×02 ‘A Pee Stick and an Asian Raccoon’: Evolution of pregnancy tests

Well, viewers, I’ve gotten past my Chuck Lorre prejudice and quite enjoyed Mom this week. What this show lacks is plot originality (what’s more common on TV these days than teen pregnancy?), but it can get away with it if it properly utilizes its actors, specifically Faris and Janney, who truly are comic talents.  Caroline […]


Mom 1×01 ‘Pilot’: Whose couch is this?

Chuck Lorre, the monster behind works such as Two and a Half Men, The Big Bang Theory, and Mike and Molly is at it again. This time it’s with Mom, a show with an all too familiar concept: a lovable character that is flawed has their world turned upside down when other lovable characters (who […]


We’re Pumped for the 2013-14 Season!

When I was a kid, I loved summer because I could stay home and watch TV all day. Now I’m an adult who stays home all day year-round and every year I anticipate the fall because summer TV sucks and fall brings the start of awesome returning shows and new favorites. I asked some of […]