30 Rock Review: Smells Like Green Spirit

Tracy: It sure is rewarding as a tv viewer when someone you're invested in shows growth. | permalink

In an extremely meta moment, Tracy uttered those words about Liz on the St. Patrick's Day special he was hosting with Jenna.  Yes, Liz Lemon did show growth in 30 Rock's "St. Patrick's Day," but as I've noted before, that's not a necessity for a comedy.

There are those comedies that need to fuse the funny with character development in order to be successful - take Parks and Recreation or Modern Family for example - but 30 Rock is so out there and obviously after the audience's laughter as its main goal, that the addition of growth seems unnecessary. Read More...



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