Topic: ABC

Let’s Talk About How Sexist Selfie Is

Let's Talk About How Sexist Selfie Is

Last night the new comedy series Selfie premiered on ABC. I found it problematic, and not just because of Karen Gillan’s weird Cher-Horowitz-meets-Zooey-Deschanel version of an American accent, or the scene where vomit spills out of a barf bag, or the fact that the characters are named Eliza Dooley and Henry Higgs. Sure, those things bothered me, but none of them were my main problem with the show. My main problem was how gosh darn sexist it was. More »

The Last Don’t Trust The B Episodes Will Be Online, So I’ll Stop Crying For A Sec To Watch

The Last Don't Trust The B Episodes Will Be Online, So I'll Stop Crying For A Sec To Watch

Sometimes I just want to give the TV people a good talking to. It seems like all the funniest, most original, non-cliche shows get canceled just when I’m starting to like them. Either that, or the network moves them around the schedule until suddenly they’re airing at 3:46 AM on a Saturday and you have no idea until a week later when you can’t find it online or on demand or in repeats. More »