BrotherGumby
brothergumby
Dec 10
246

Spending the months leading up to Joker’s release anticipating how bad it will be and then putting it on the worst of the year list for not living down to your expectations is pretty much Peak 2019 AV Club.

Nov 11
147

yeah, you’re right, this is definitely not a world in which Gamer Gate is relevant at all anymore, gooooooood catch.

Sep 29
19

But for all the things about Harris’ campaign to focus on (her dismantling Trump lackeys in Senate hearings, her record on crime, her thunder being routinely shunted to white candidates in media stories), portraying her as a catchphrase-spewing attenion-seeker isn’t just lazy, it’s irresponsible comedy. Read more

Sep 29
22

If Nancy Pelosi and the Democrats want to get the entire nation to rally behind Trump’s impeachment, they should remind everyone that if he goes away so does Alec Baldwin’s lame, tired, lazy and unfunny “impression”. When he was the first face I saw, I literally groaned out loud. 

Sep 29
26

I am painfully aware that SNL - a show which, by its very nature, is hit-or-miss - has been especially “meh” the past two-three seasons, but I wonder what’s the point of these recaps. At this point, these read like a meta-joke on the formulaic nature of SNL and I can’t imagine anyone benefitting from it: people in the Read more

Sep 29
26

A Youtuber named Renegade Cut did an excellent video on Saturday Night Live’s politics and how Lorne Michaels’ Neoliberalism gave Trump his own SNL and eventually the Trump Presidency. And my conclusion to this is:

Jul 1 2019
1

that chart leaves off pagan anarchists.  i know way more of them then christian or buddhist anarchists.

Jun 29 2019
1

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Jun 28 2019
1

This laughably, almost parodically poor choice of a creative team hasn’t done anything worth remembering with it so far, and I doubt it’ll manage it now.

Jun 28 2019
3

Actually, a lot of what she’s saying makes sense. Her delivery is terrible and it goes way over the average person’s head..

Jun 28 2019
4

I felt the same way, but in the second half of the third season they started delivering on the promise shown and I just hope the final season manages to do the same thing, given how few episodes are left and all of the things they could include from the comic there’s really no excuse for filler any more.

Jun 28 2019
5

She's wonderful. People saying otherwise are cynical or are biased against positivity. Orb energy baby!

Jun 28 2019
2

It was only a matter of time before they put actual superpowers on the screen. I’m not sure whether it’ll be good--but it looks fun, at least. Worth the price of popcorn.