Sunday, January 13 2013
Whether its animated nonsense or reality bite, broadcast bits this cheesy and fun demand indulgence -- and we gladly say 'Yes' to such small screen excess.
Wednesday, January 11 2012
Anthropomorphized food... insane soap opera creeepshows... and at least one example of the 'Unhappy Englander" on holiday. Must be time for the guiltiest of TV fare.
Thursday, October 11 2007
The format forced the issue among cult and commercial products. And TV on DVD highlighted the cream of the creative, forward thinking crop.
Thursday, September 5 2013
Whereas The Simpsons makes an effort to balance its religious satire with pro-spiritual representations, Family Guy largely regards organized faith as wholly corrupt and its believers as dupes and dopes.
Tuesday, July 10 2012
Thanks to translation, the cult '60s British show The Avengers is known to French viewers as Chapeau Melon et Bottes de Cuir, literally "bowler hat and leather boots", a title which could be misconstrued for a show about bondage tips and foot fetish.
Thursday, July 29 2010
Family Guy marches on, but more and more longtime fans are finding less reason to stay the course.
Monday, November 10 2008
It’ll take a new animated show to call Family Guy out for its indiscretions, much like Family Guy did for The Simpsons.
Friday, September 26 2008
Seth MacFarlane's Family Guy features gross-out humor with a mean-spirited kick.
Thursday, February 7 2008
This is like watching Gus Van Sant’s Psycho screened on Mystery Science Theater 3000 -- confusing and annoying.
Sunday, June 12 2005
The timetable for studio animation is slow, which means that American Dad's political jokes are dated as soon as they're written.
Tuesday, July 6 2010
Family Guy is not what you think. That is, it isn't if you think what I thought at first: a crude, tactless and brutal cartoon
Sunday, May 2 2010
"Ode to TV Theme Songs" (To the tune of "The Ballad of Gilligan's Island") Just sit right back and you'll hear a tale a tale