None of these TV critics would want to end up in the hospital in real life and answer "yes" to the question "Would you like your nurse to be whacked out on Oxycontin?" In real life, we'd want this woman to go to rehab, and then to marriage counseling. But anything approaching the right moral course would completely ruin all the "black comedy" fun Showtime is having.Also Tom's owner should simply have called the exterminator to get rid of Jerry.
Monday, June 29, 2009
Missing the Point
Brent Bozell suggests that real life is different from what's on TV: