Archive for the 'The Love Interest' Category

Please, Save Me From the Jerk

Sunday, July 22nd, 2007 by firebird

It was less than discriminating. But, in my defense, I’ve been sick. And I just wanted to rent something easy to take my mind off of it.
So one of the movies I got was The Wedding Crashers. Fairly typical romantic comedy bullshit about a couple of hard-partying guys who find the right […]

I Really Wanted to Like Smallville, Part 1: Everybody’s Girl

Thursday, April 12th, 2007 by Patrick

I’m a huge fan of all things Superman. He’s my favorite superhero, however un-cool that may be in general geek culture. So, when I started renting Smallville, I really wanted to like it. I made it through two seasons, and it was not until the third episode of the third season, “Extinction,” that I finally […]

One Tree Hill’s Resident Damsel

Monday, February 5th, 2007 by sbg

Disclaimer: I’ve seen precisely two episodes of One Tree Hill, and I don’t even know why. There might be backstory of which I am not aware.
Viewing 1: There are shooters in the high school. Several students are held hostage, most noteably a curly-haired moppet named Peyton. Bad things happen, she gets shot. The Big Damn […]

In the Numb3rs

Monday, January 22nd, 2007 by sbg

Numb3rs is basically a crime drama with a mathematics twist. One brother’s an FBI agent, the other an applied mathematics professor (and genius) who helps solve cases by number crunching. Add a sweet father, and you’ve got a nice family feel to your basic crime drama as well.
What I’ve always found a bit interesting about […]

Bizarre Love Triangle

Monday, October 9th, 2006 by sbg

What could possibly be better than UST between an OTP? UST between an OTP that gets disrupted by a BLT! Sorry, couldn’t resist the acronyms. In all seriousness, though, I’ve noticed that when shows bring in the whole love triangle chestnut, it is almost always the woman in the middle who has to choose her […]

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