Quick tangent before we begin: Being a huge fan of 30 Rock , I long ago set a series pass for the show. Without fail, every new episode of the show that airs is automatically recorded. Since the 30 Rock scheduling adjustment was announced yesterday, I a more
Election season may bring the worst out in some of us as humans, but it seems to have brought the best out of 30 Rock . Despite the fact that the entire election process is ripe for good humor, Tina Fey and company always seems to make the right choices more
When one of the funniest bits is the voiceover guy making a joke about the DVR cutting off his promo for next week's episode, you know it wasn't one of your best outings.
30 Rock took on the quickly arriving election in " Unwindulax ," and for the most more
30 Rock S07E03: "Stride of Pride"
After last week's sendup of Tina Fey 's 2008 Sarah Palin impressions on Saturday Night Live , this week's episode of 30 Rock explored another account from Fey's book, Bossypants . In 2007, Christopher Hitchens wrot more
" Stride of Pride " would have come off very differently if it aired four or five years ago. Honestly, at that point, I would have completely agreed with Tracy Jordan's sentiment. The recent female surge in comedy, especially television comedy, made this more
Back in 1997, a visionary (on NBC!), fed up with the stress of normal holidays decided to proffer a newholiday . All those that wished to avoid the stress, anxious family dinners, and travel issues the holidayseason provides could partake in this man’s ne more
Many shows seem to return to their former glory once an actual end is in sight. It gives the writers a new-found purpose, and that may be the case for 30 Rock here in season seven. " Governor Dunston " continued the longer arcs of Jack trying to tank NB more
When a lot of comedies reach their seventh season, they will routinely rely on established tropes and basic character plays that they know are big hits with their audience. If shows are fortunate enough to reach this advanced age, episodes and even entire more