patrickgomez
Patrick Gomez
patrickgomez
A.V. Club Editor in Chief...but really just a She-Ra, Schitt’s Creek, Grey’s Anatomy, Survivor, Big Brother, Top Chef, The Good Place superfan.
Oct 26
15

Just when I was about to give up, I won. It’s exactly where I didn’t expect it to be. Stick with it, Patrick! I know you can beat this thing!

Oct 14
5

Oh Indigenous people history in the US is pretty interesting because many Americans think of it as a monolithic thing, and breaking down how there are so many unique groups and cultures is fun. Read more

Oct 14
5

How dare you sirrah! How dare you! You bring up the Peggy Eaton affair and have he unmitigated gall to leave out the most important player? Floride Calhoun will have her day sir, she will have her day! Read more

Sep 17
4

Hey Patrick, really appreciate the transparency here. I honestly think it would be worth putting out a For Our Consideration on the decision to keep slideshows. A lot of us here see it as nothing but cynical corporatism, and I’m sure you can imagine why -- but it’s something that probably 99% of your readers are Read more

Sep 16
5

I get it. You need to strike a balance between getting your stuff to people who want to read it and being able to pay the bills. I’m sure it’s a tough balancing act. I’m definitely one of those readers who sometimes weeps for the AV Club that once was (I still remember reading an interview with the Kids in the Hall in Read more

Sep 16
3

Speaking of out of place, what about Curb?! I mean, come on. I love Larry David. I dutifully watched every episode of Season 10. There were certainly laughs. But an Emmy nomination? This season was all over the place.  Some things worked, sure, but lots of storylines were so flat and unfunny.  It feels like this is a Read more

Sep 16
7

Sometimes I feel like I’m the only one who hates Ms. Maisel. The acting is great and all, but I just find most of characters exhausting.

Aug 26
2

I prefer “Guns and Ships” to “Yorktown.” Leslie Odom Jr.’s intro (“GIVE IT UP FOR AMERICA’S FAVORITE FIGHTING FRENCHMAN!”) and Kadeem Diggs’ lightning pace makes me want go out an pop a Brit in the mouth.

Jul 14
19

Naya was a beast vocally. Saying she was the best voice on the show is like saying “Sporty was the best singer of the Spice Girls”. Sure, someone might find it in themselves to argue with you, but they would be wrong. Read more