BoJack Horseman tries to renew old relationships, and remembers life gets in the way of that

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Four-plus seasons in, the greatest strength of BoJack Horseman is the understanding of the way things do and do not change. On one hand (or hoof, paw, or pseudopod depending on who you’re talking to) is the long-standing ethos of the show that broken things stay broken, and that people don’t change without a lot of…

It's the adventures of BoBo The Angsty Zebra as BoJack Horseman lightly upends its storytelling framework

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Midway through “INT. SUB,” one character cuts off another’s narrative with a complaint: “I’m think I’m having a hard time following the story because of how weird you made the characters.” It’s the latest instance of BoJack Horseman going meta with an acknowledgment of its own oddness. The show is simultaneously…

BoJack Horseman delivers a jaw-dropping eulogy and once again raises the bar for concept episodes

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At this point in its life, BoJack Horseman’s tendency to experiment within the confines of television is well-established. To name only a few examples, there’s the big swing of “Fish Out Of Water,” the structural shuffling of “Stop The Presses” and “After The Party,” the futuristic fakeout of “Ruthie,” the drug and…

It's time for BoJack to get woke as Hollywoo's hypocrisy on “bad men” gets the BoJack Horseman treatment

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The question of whether or not BoJack Horseman is a good person hangs over the majority of the series that bears his name. On the surface, the answer feels like an easy no: he’s an egotistical asshole, he’s disrespectful of most everyone in his life, and incapable of focusing on the happiness of another person for too…

Diane travels to Vietnam as she—and BoJack Horseman—grapple with questions about her identity

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The gap between seasons of BoJack Horseman is typically a fallow period for news about the series—most interviews, reviews, and think pieces coming and going within two weeks of the season drop—but there was a particularly meaningful story that came out this past January. In an in-depth UPROXX interview (Disclaimer:…

Richard experiences pains—growing and otherwise—as Silicon Valley settles into its new digs

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I may have come across as a bit harsh on Silicon Valley in my review of last week’s premiere, but I feel it’s important to clarify that my judgments come from a place of love. When this show is firing on all cylinders, it’s frequently one of the best comedies on television, and it bothers me when it comes across as…