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I didn't like Grimm very much. I thought it was pretty plain and generic. Its up against Smackdown and FRinge on FRidays, so it won't be getting much of another viewing from me.

And Terra Nova..yea, I agree. I have a few episodes on my dvr to watch because, after the premier, I just haven't had the will to wtch it. It hought it was interesting, but yea, the way the episodes end..

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The Smallville finale was a massive let down. It could have been any generic mid-season episode with some special effects. Probably the lowest in my preference of the show's season enders.

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After watching last night's New Girl, I'm convinced that Jess is just a dime store knock off of Elliot from Scrubs and she's stuck on a vastly inferior show.

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Comparing someone to Elliot Reid and finding them inferior is the single worst insult I've ever heard about a TV character.

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So you haven't watched New Girl. I find it a pretty accurate observation.

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Comparing someone to Elliot Reid and finding them inferior is the single worst insult I've ever heard about a TV character.

I'd challenge you to watch last night's episode and see if the comparison is appropriate, but no one deserves to suffer that much.

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I think Brent Musberger is the early leader in "most bizarrely awesome celebrity guest appearance on a sitcom" for 2011/12.

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So you haven't watched New Girl. I find it a pretty accurate observation.

I've watched two episodes. I don't think the comparison is entirely valid but I get it. She's a much worse character than Elliot from the first couple seasons of Scrubs but I'm not sure there's a character on TV I hate more than Elliot from Scrubs post-season 3.

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So you haven't watched New Girl. I find it a pretty accurate observation.

I've watched two episodes. I don't think the comparison is entirely valid but I get it. She's a much worse character than Elliot from the first couple seasons of Scrubs but I'm not sure there's a character on TV I hate more than Elliot from Scrubs post-season 3.

This week's episode hinged on her seeing Nick naked and not being able to say the word penis until the end. The only thing they could have done to make it more obvious was to actually use schwing schwang or bajingo when she was talking about herself after Nick saw her naked. Add in that Schmidt wanted to see Nick's junk because everyone else had, and it was about as homoerotic as most JD/Turk scenes. And there's a sassy brown skinned female friend on each show. Draw your own conclusions :shifty:

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Oh my God, the return of Beavis & Butt-Head is the greatest thing to happen to MTV - and TV in general - ever.

I really really really enjoyed the segment where they made fun of the Skrillex video. And also the MGMT video, but oh my god, the "I shoulda never sent Jenny to Hogwarts" or somesuch line was hysterical.

I'm tardy to the party (I didn't even know it was returning!), but I agree with both these things. Caught it yesterday afternoon, thinking it was a repeat of the older ones, and was pleasantly surprised. DVR: set.

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The Smallville finale was a massive let down. It could have been any generic mid-season episode with some special effects. Probably the lowest in my preference of the show's season enders.

I was competely letdown with it. I was expecting so much and it delivered on nothing. The first hour was far too slow and the second hour was too rushed. Add in that the costume being in the show was a joke as it was really only cgi crap, and I think a good 5 solid minute flashback sequence just for Clark to zoom in the air for a quick minute. Ugh. I was so into the final season and the finale took any potential and stomped on it and threw it of the window.

Also, pan am has been a rather decent show. I find I love the French woman and the blondes sister far more than the other stewardesses. Nothing amazing, but a decent show. Sunday is going to suck if I get into hell on wheels through. Pan am, dexter, walking dead, us that? And all hour long shows.

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Oh Lord. I tried to watch The Cape earlier and learned after twenty minutes why it didn't last a season. How did that tripe even get commissioned?

Got six episodes of Secret Circle backed up to watch, and I'm hopeful with the concept and cast that it'll be the usual CW enjoyable quirky teen audience fun.

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The Cape is hysterical. What a ridiculous show.

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It was so ridiculously serious about a villain called Chess. If you're going to be that ridiculous, at least try to be self-aware about it. Terrifyingly stupid stuff.

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Watched a random episode of Modern Family. I don't get it, am I missing something here? Nothing in the show seemed particularly funny or original, to the point where I saw them all coming in advance. To top it off, all the characters felt incredibly generic, and I couldn't give a shit about any of them. How the hell did this win best comedy?

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You're not the only one. I never got it either. 3/4 families and not one of them was even slightly interesting to me. I applaud any network trying something a bit different to the norm, but their was nothing endearing about the show at all for me, besides the former Al Bundy being in it.

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It seems to hit the right midpoint in terms of smart humor/dumb humor so it appeals to a really broad base. It has a pretty talented ensemble cast (not "put a stranglehold on the Emmys' Best Supporting in a Comedy" strong like it's perceived as, though), most notably for me Ty Burrell, Ed O'Neill, and depending on the episode Sophia Vergara.

But I've really lost interest in it over the course of the year; they're mostly just hitting the same beats now, and to diminishing returns. I'm not sure if it's the most overrated show on TV right now but it's up there.

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Does anyone know when Pan Am is set to air on BBC? I'm getting impatient waiting for it to air over here and may have to watch it elsewhere.

Also, is Hart of Dixie as absolutely ridiculously corny as it sounds, or is it worth giving a shot?

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Watched a random episode of Modern Family. I don't get it, am I missing something here? Nothing in the show seemed particularly funny or original, to the point where I saw them all coming in advance. To top it off, all the characters felt incredibly generic, and I couldn't give a shit about any of them. How the hell did this win best comedy?

You're not the only one. I never got it either. 3/4 families and not one of them was even slightly interesting to me. I applaud any network trying something a bit different to the norm, but their was nothing endearing about the show at all for me, besides the former Al Bundy being in it.

It seems to hit the right midpoint in terms of smart humor/dumb humor so it appeals to a really broad base. It has a pretty talented ensemble cast (not "put a stranglehold on the Emmys' Best Supporting in a Comedy" strong like it's perceived as, though), most notably for me Ty Burrell, Ed O'Neill, and depending on the episode Sophia Vergara.

But I've really lost interest in it over the course of the year; they're mostly just hitting the same beats now, and to diminishing returns. I'm not sure if it's the most overrated show on TV right now but it's up there.

You all have no souls :angry:

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It seems to hit the right midpoint in terms of smart humor/dumb humor so it appeals to a really broad base. It has a pretty talented ensemble cast (not "put a stranglehold on the Emmys' Best Supporting in a Comedy" strong like it's perceived as, though), most notably for me Ty Burrell, Ed O'Neill, and depending on the episode Sophia Vergara.

But I've really lost interest in it over the course of the year; they're mostly just hitting the same beats now, and to diminishing returns. I'm not sure if it's the most overrated show on TV right now but it's up there.

So what would the most overrated show be? Glee?

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Nah. Glee's ratings are down this season and people (myself included) have been criticizing it for a good while. I would say it's probably Modern Family vs. Dexter.

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Nah. Glee's ratings are down this season and people (myself included) have been criticizing it for a good while. I would say it's probably Modern Family vs. Dexter.

No soul no soul no soul.

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