'Louie' - 'Bummer/Blueberries': Two girls and a guy

'Louie' - 'Bummer/Blueberries': Two girls and a guy

A review of tonight's "Louie" coming up just as soon as I go down the road of buying your Vagitine... "Do you want to have intercourse now? Are you ready?" -DoloresI don't know if it says more about "Louie," or about me, that I found this episode - half of which is spent on Louie going into a deep depression after seeing a homeless man get decapitated by a garbage truck - to be the most overtly comic of the four FX sent out for review. But I think it probably says more about "Louie" - about the dark places Louis C.K.'s mind goes, but also to the way he's somehow able to find laughter in the middle of that darkness. Last week, it was Louie flipping off his daughter behind her back after she coldly compared his parenting to her mom's. Here, it's both in the way his pseudo-date Janice becomes interested in Louie because he's being so unlike himself(*), and then the inevitable punchline where, just as he succeeds in unintentionally seducing her, the story of how he came to this introspective, alluring new persona completely grosses her out.  Read More...


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