Parks and Recreation: Soda Tax

This week’s Parks and Recreation, “Soda Tax” is all about crises of confidence. In Washington, Ben finds himself clashing with his interns. In Pawnee, Chris again stares into the void and Leslie finds herself unsure about supporting a bill she introduced. Ben and April are...

StewCast 3.7: Dave has a Cold Edition

On this week’s StewCast Kevin, Dave and Burner discuss what’s going on in sports and entertainment. Subscribe to the StewCast This week nothing gets plugged: Our movie talk remains as current as ever. We reestablish our Penises Seen stance Gus Fringe suffers...

StewCast 3.6: Uhhhh… I Dunno Edition

On this week’s StewCast Kevin, Dave and Burner discuss what’s going on in sports and entertainment. Subscribe to the StewCast This week we are unreceptive of one another: It can’t be said enough, Magnolia is terrible. Burner accidentally discovers he may not be...

Why the Final Season of the Office Just Might Be Worth Watching

[Warning: Full spoilers for the first episode of the final season below] While some of the Stew Over editors quit on The Office sometime between when Jim and Pam got married, Michael left the show, or when we just couldn’t take watching a show we once loved flounder, I stuck with it. I recognized it wasn’t as good as it used to be, saw it’s flaws, but figured that since I’d come this far I might as well see it through. As the show’s final season kicked off last night, I tuned in to see how things would start to wrap up. Final seasons of shows can go one of two ways. They can sputter towards the finish line,...

Parks and Recreation: Ms Knope Goes to Washington

Parks and Rec is back. When we last left Leslie and gang, Leslie had just been elected to the city council and Ben had accepted a position with a congressional campaign.  Tonight’s premier finds Leslie and Andy in Washington visiting Ben and April, who went to work for Ben in...

The Return of TV, Fall 2012 Network Previews: FOX

Welcome to the the Return of TV, 2012 Fall Network Previews.  This time we look at the new and returning shows on FOX, the network for mid-level comedies and the X Factor. Noobs The Mob Doctor (Mon at 8:00) What It’s About: From Wikipedia, “The series follows a...

The Return of TV, Fall 2012 Network Previews: ABC

Welcome to the the Return of TV, 2012 Fall Network Previews.   This time we look at the new and returning shows on ABC. Noobs The Neighbors What It’s About: A family moves into a gated New Jersey community and discovers that all of their neighbors (who are named after famous...

The Return of TV, Fall 2012 Network Previews: CBS

Welcome to the the Return of TV, 2012 Fall Network Previews.   This time we look at the new and returning shows on CBS, the network for your grandparents and those of you who LOVE crime dramas. Noobs Partners (Mon at 7:30) What It’s About: From Wikipedia: “Although...

StewCast 3.5: Kevin Loves Comics Edition

On this week’s StewCast Kevin, Dave and Burner discuss what’s going on in sports and entertainment. Subscribe to the StewCast This week we “start with everything is great:” Kevin reveals that he’s spent the last few weeks looking at fat babies, then he...

The Return of TV, Fall 2012 Network Previews: NBC

Welcome to the the Return of TV, 2012 Fall Network Previews.   This time we look at the new and returning shows on NBC. Noobs Revolution Kevin will be bringing you a special preview of Revolution, I haven’t seen it but I imagine it reads something like, “Please be...

My Louie Problem

Look I love Louis CK. Well… I love Louis CK’s stand-up. I haven’t seen Pootie Tang or The Chris Rock Show, and I missed Lucky Louie on HBO. But the stand up! I came to CK’s stand up in the mid 2000’s and I have never laughed so hard at any stand up as I...

Breaking Bad Roundtable 5.8 Gliding Over All

Like last week, I don’t know where else to start but the end. What are your initial thoughts? How believable was Hank’s discovery? Dave: I kept waiting for something big to happen at the end, because you knew they had to go out with a bang. Hank discovering that Walt is...

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