The Best Television of 2014 | 5 Jan 2015 // 8:20 PM
In 2014, we let Russian spies, biker gangs, Silicon Valley techies, and existentially frustrated detectives into our living rooms. As these 25 picks reveal, we had good reasons for doing so.
The Best TV Shows of 2012 | 16 Jan 2013 // 4:10 PM
Thanks to imports and cable channel choices, the year in TV was very interesting indeed. Where else can classical detectives meet with their updated complements, or sullen 20-somethings smirk at their ancient societal/criminal betters? Oh, and don't forget squid.
Someone Else's South America: Louis C. K. Considers Life on Other Planets | 3 Jun 2015 // 9:05 PM
Louie knows that if we do, ever, really encounter aliens, they're sure as hell not going to bend over backwards to accommodate our point of view.
'Louie' Is Still Excellent | 28 Jun 2012 // 12:00 AM
Louie knows it's wrong, but again and again, he finds himself attracted to dynamic women who say they desire honesty but who can't be truthful with him.
Louie, Louie, You're Gonna Die: 'Louie: Season One' | 20 Jul 2011 // 6:10 AM
Louie's oddball flow and almost nonexistent narrative makes it ill-fated to survive network TV, but it also makes for excellent experimental programming.
Melancholy and 'Louie’s' Infinite Sadness | 31 Aug 2010 // 11:07 PM
FX's Louie finds comedy in the absurdity of sadness and invites viewers to laugh along with the struggle to find balance between happiness and defeat.