Topic: the big bang theory

The Big Bang Theory Is The Most Controversial Show On Television

The Big Bang Theory Is The Most Controversial Show On Television

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about TV’s highest-rated yet arguably lowest-quality series and received impassioned comments about one show in particular — The Big Bang Theory. I realized how much of a love-it-or-hate-it show we have on our hands here, and how surprising that is considering it’s A.) a comedy, and B.) a comedy about a group of nerds. That’s pretty innocuous subject matter to get people so heated. More »

Steve Carell Not Winning an Emmy Was the Biggest Upset of Last Night’s Awards

Steve Carell Not Winning an Emmy Was the Biggest Upset of Last Night's Awards

Go on Tumblr during last night’s Emmy Awards, and you’d see the site aflame with tearful and furious posts from Steve Carell‘s fans: He lost to Jim Parsons for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, and since this was Steve’s last year on The Office, that means he’ll go home having never won an Emmy for his work as Michael Scott. (This was his sixth nomination in the same category.) More »

‘Entourage’ and 8 Other TV Shows That Don’t Need to Become Movies

'Entourage' and 8 Other TV Shows That Don't Need to Become Movies

Mark Wahlberg, the executive producer of Entourage, announced that although this is the show’s final season on HBO, there’s a movie in the works. Considering that Entourage has been running on fumes for the last two seasons, a movie seems like the absolute last thing that this series needs, but I guess it means that Jerry Ferrara can wring a few more minutes out of his career. The truth is, not all TV shows need to be made into movies. In addition to Entourage, here are eight more TV shows that would not work on the big screen. More »

Kaley Cuoco Teaches Girls How to Avoid the Slave Leia Costume in New Geeky PSA

Kaley Cuoco Teaches Girls How to Avoid the Slave Leia Costume in New Geeky PSA

Have you guys heard about The Nerd Machine? They were behind the “Swamp Ass” PSA starring Nathan Fillion — how could you forget the visual of him shoving a hairdryer down his pants? — and deal with videos tackling the real issues that today’s geeks face. Their newest video, starring The Big Bang Theory‘s resident blonde Kaley Cuoco, is for the ladies: How to avoid the “who wore it best” awkwardness when a group of women arrives at a convention all wearing the Slave Leia outfit. More »