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The Good Place, annotated: “Janet(s)” The Good Place, annotated: “Janet(s)”

In addition to being one of the best shows on TV, The Good Place is a dense knot of running jokes, visual humor, references to dense philosophy tomes, and breadcrumbs for later episodes. In order to help you keep it all straight, The A.V. Club will be annotating the show’s third season. Catch something that we didn’t?…

The Good Place annotated: “Don’t Let The Good Life Pass You By” The Good Place annotated: “Don’t Let The Good Life Pass You By”

In addition to being one of the best shows on TV, The Good Place is a dense knot of running jokes, visual humor, references to dense philosophy tomes, and breadcrumbs for later episodes. In order to help you keep it all straight, The A.V. Club will be annotating the show’s third season. Catch something that we didn’t?…

MST3K, Turkey Day, and 30 years of taking over the world before pie is served MST3K, Turkey Day, and 30 years of taking over the world before pie is served

“Thanksgiving’s always been a little bit bewildering to me because it’s not a religious holiday,” Mystery Science Theater 3000 creator Joel Hodgson recently told me. “When your family gets together, there are a few things that you do, but most of the time it’s about food preparation.”

The Good Place, annotated: “The Worst Possible Use Of Free Will” The Good Place, annotated: “The Worst Possible Use Of Free Will”

In addition to being one of the best shows on TV, The Good Place is a dense knot of running jokes, visual humor, references to dense philosophy tomes, and breadcrumbs for later episodes. In order to help you keep it all straight, The A.V. Club will be annotating the show’s third season. Catch something that we didn’t?…

Fruit Bats sign to Merge, release surreal short film for “Getting In A Van Again” Fruit Bats sign to Merge, release surreal short film for “Getting In A Van Again”

Eric D. Johnson was stranded. When he called the The A.V. Club from a rental-car counter in Atlanta, the facility was fresh out of cars, bringing a sudden halt to a long day of travel for the singer-songwriter who’s been recording under the Fruit Bats moniker since 1997. Johnson was stranded, but not without support:…

Wait a minute: Homecoming is The Bad Place Wait a minute: Homecoming is The Bad Place

This post discusses plot elements of Homecoming and The Good Place.

MTV falls back into bed with Undressed MTV falls back into bed with Undressed

MTV has locked eyes with another piece of IP from its not-too-distant past, and will soon be pulling it into the dorm room where it’s been feverishly making out with those reboots of Daria, Æon Flux, and The Real World. As reported by multiple outlets, a new version of the cable channel’s old sex-and-dating soap …

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