Although set in Portland, anyone who lives in Brooklyn should also find this “Put a Bird on It” skit from the new IFC show Portlandia highly amusing and accurate! The new comedy show is created, written by and starring Fred Armisen (SNL) and Carrie Brownstein (Sleater-Kinney) and premiered on IFC last month. I just watched(…)
Teen dramas are my guilty pleasure, I’ve probably seen every episode of Beverly Hills 90210, The OC, One Tree Hill, and Dawson’s Creek. The popular British teen drama Skins has been on my list for awhile, but it wasn’t until MTV started to bombard me with commercials for their Skins remake that I finally took(…)
Today, I heard “L’amour Est un Oiseau Rebelle” from Carmen and it gave me a sudden flashback of this amazing stop-motion animation clip from Sesame Street. It definitely both freaked me out and intrigued me as a young’un. If you’ve ever dropped acid and stared at some citrus fruit, you may have seen this before.
I was a dancer for most of my life and watching talented people dance is something I absolutely love. Therefore, I am a big time sucker for dance movies and shows like So You Think You Can Dance. When I heard that a new dance competition show was coming out, my DVR practically programmed itself(…)
I don’t know about you, but I am a seriously obsessive Glee watcher: I laugh, I cry, I can’t get enough. Glee is like a sugary treat, my favorite saccharinely sweet televised candy. And, while watching each week, I frequently ask myself, “WHY is Dianna Agron (Quinn) not dating Chord Overstreet (Sam) in real life?”(…)
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon seems to consistently have musical performances that are worth watching…due in large part to the most epic house band in the history of television, THE LEGENDARY ROOTS CREW! See what happens when the two musical tour de forces meet and conquer some classic Kells.