In Consideration of ‘The Honorable Woman’

In terms of aesthetic appeal and watchability, ‘The Honorable Woman’ is worth watching- it is a pleasure to behold. The story is framed still as a meditation and loud as a thumping heart to your ear. Watching means plunging deeper and deeper into the undercurrent of a plot that extends beyond the reaches of the…

‘Sex & the City’ in 2014

Strange as it may seem to some, I saw this “Sex & the City” just around the time it was on each week. I watched with my mom. We laughed and grimaced in unison, faintly disturbed by the New York unfolding before our eyes. We’re New Yorkers, so it was half amusing because we saw…

“Elementary”: About One Sherlock Holmes & Joan Watson

In the rarest of cases, I get very attached to TV shows. If I really like a show, I find it terribly frustrating to wait for a whole week to see what happens next. To prevent that stressor from affecting me in day-to-day life, I usually ignore the hype (or lack thereof…) and file away…

Something I Liked About SNL, Ep.7/S.38

Anyone who watches Saturday Night Live knows that the lifeblood of the show is its actor/writer’s brilliant impressions of the most recgonizable people in the United States. The writers find something funny about the most visible celebrities and politicians, and incubate the gems until their many audiences (fellow cast members, crew, live audience, second live audience…) can’t help but…