Chitchat: Where does The Office stand?

I talk television with a lot of people. Friends, family, other critics on Twitter, vagrants on the street. I just love talking about TV. Because I don’t have the time and resources to do a podcast like I used to in college, I’m going to sort of replicate that experience in textual form in a … Continue reading Chitchat: Where does The Office stand?

Season Finale — The Office, “Search Committee”

Like many of the series I've written about this week, I haven't checked in on The Office for a bit. Thursdays are always busy for me and the series isn't in a position where it MUST be written about each week. I thought about writing something during Michael Scott's goodbye, but so many other people … Continue reading Season Finale — The Office, “Search Committee”

Musings on the Emmy submissions and the importance of the awards

This past weekend brought us the full ballots for this year's Emmy awards (PDFs for writing, directing and performing), which means we can now see who submitted what and try to deduce why. The one thing that I've learned over the past few years of following the Emmys very closely is that the submissions are … Continue reading Musings on the Emmy submissions and the importance of the awards