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3rd Rock from the Sun (season 3)

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{5/5} “Do you think I want to spend my weekend pretending to be engaged to a lunatic rather than tell my parents the truth? … I’ll pick you up in the morning.” — Mary 3rd Rock from the Sun season 3, aired in 1997-98 Sally, Harry, and Tommy have returned to the home planet — […]

Lost in Space (season 3)

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{4.5/5} “Danger, Will Robinson.” Lost in Space season 3, aired in 2021 After narrowly escaping rampaging robots the 97 children of the expedition, with Judy as captain, were supposed to end up at the colony at Alpha Centauri. But they ended up following a different radar signature to the Fortuna, a ship thought lost 20 […]

Other TV shows I’ve watched lately

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This is the talk/late show edition of this list. These are some shows that I haven’t necessarily seen full episodes of, but I’ve seen lots of clips from. The Amber Ruffin Show Amber Ruffin, who also works on Late Night with Seth Meyers, gives her unique perspective on the week’s events. Not only is she […]

Star Trek: Lower Decks (season 2)

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{5/5} “Half the time when you see someone with the wrong amount of pips around here it’s usually just delicious street corn.” Star Trek: Lower Decks season 2, aired in 2021 Mariner and the captain, her mother, are getting a bit tired of working so closely together. Tendi thinks Rutherford has a problem in his […]

Other TV shows I’ve watched lately

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Here are some TV shows I’ve watched lately, game show edition. Watching old Password shows led me to some other game shows, some of which I hadn’t heard of before. Aside from Jeopardy! and Family Feud these are shows from the 70s and 80s. The $10,000 Pyramid Dick Clark hosted this game show classic for […]

3rd Rock from the Sun (season 2)

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{5/5} “Sometimes a wrinkle runs through the city, and it rears up on its haunches like an ugly monkey ready to strike.” — Officer Don 3rd Rock from the Sun season 2, aired in 1996-97 Dick wants to tell Mary that he’s an alien, but Sally thinks it’s a bad idea. Sally’s having trouble understanding […]

3rd Rock from the Sun (season 1)

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{5/5} “Excuse me, but there’s something about the thickness of your neck and the broadness of your shoulders that makes me think you’d be an agile hunter and provide well for our children.” — Sally 3rd Rock from the Sun season 1, aired in 1996 Dick, Sally, Harry, and Tommy are from another planet — […]

Arrested Development (season 3)

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{5/5} “Has anyone in this family ever seen a chicken?” Arrested Development season 3, aired in 2005-06 Most people think George Sr. is in prison but it’s really his twin brother Oscar. Michael is not sure whether his father is innocent or guilty. He fires his lawyer and hires a new one named Bob Loblaw. […]

Arrested Development (season 2)

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{5/5} “I’ve made a huge mistake.” Arrested Development season 2, aired in 2004-05 Michael was attempting to leave his family and move to Phoenix. But he runs into Barry, his lawyer, who tells him he can’t leave the state because he’s about to be indicted. Gob accidentally found information at the office that shows their […]

Arrested Development (season 1)

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{5/5} “There’s always money in the banana stand.” Arrested Development season 1, aired in 2003-04 Michael Bluth thought that when his dad, George Sr., retired he would be taking over the company, as he’d been working hard there for years. But when his dad is arrested and his mom is given control of the company, […]