Michael Schur is probably the most famous person I knew almost nothing about until just five minutes ago. He was a writer-producer on Saturday Night Live from 2001 to 2004. Then he became a writer-producer, then executive producer, of the US version of The Office. He also appeared on that show as an actor, […]Read more "The Good Place: Season 4 — a review"
The Good Place is a television show that is difficult for me to convince other people to watch. The description of its premise sounds absurd. Well. . . it is absurd, which is probably why it sounds that way. Unless you actually begin watching it and invest a little bit of yourself in the characters […]Read more "The Good Place: Season 3 — a review"
I’ve written, more than once, that I am not a binge-watcher of television shows. The Kris Kristofferson song “The Pilgrim” contains the following lyrics: He’s a walking contradiction, partly truth and partly fiction. Yeah, that about sums me up, I’d say. The word “hypocrite” may actually apply as well, since there’s no term more precise […]Read more "The Good Place: Season 1 — a review"