This Old (and Full) House

By Brandon James Anderson In 2014, I took a look at how American popular culture was feeling increasingly nostalgic for all things related to the ‘90s. In fact, I wrote about this several times during 2014. With so many examples to draw upon back then—from the Reading Rainbow reboot, a sequel sitcom to Boy Meets…

All the President’s (Fictional) Men

by Katie Heid The 2016 Presidential Election is one year away, yet the process has the potential to burn us out long before the polls open. Rather than wallow in the three-ring circus that is American politics, I decided to dream up my own version of America’s leadership based on television characters. President – Jed…

Pawnee Mon Amour

by Brandon James Anderson One of the finest sitcoms of the last decade ends its seven year run tonight. If you know to which show I’m referring, that’s likely because you’re one of Parks and Recreations’s loyal fans. Parks and Rec has never been a juggernaut in terms of viewership—the show routinely faced cancellation, never getting anywhere near the…