Raising Hope “Poking Holes in the Story” Review

"My nipple is caught! My nipple is caught!" Raising Hope returned tonight with a hilarious opening scene, as Jimmy and Sabrina discover how dangerous all of Hope’s baby stuff is. I don’t know how they pulled off the effect of Lucas Neff’s nipple being caught in Hope’s crib, but it was pretty dang impressive and hilarious.

After Maw Maw was conspicuously absent from the last episode, "Poking Holes in the Story" was probably one of the most Maw Maw centric episodes we’ve had this season. Hallucinating about Burt or Jimmy to be her dead husband Wilfred has been a joke several times in the past, but they really fleshed it out tonight. Seeing Lucas Neff all dressed up in 1950s garb, complete with pencil mustache, was absolutely hilarious. Especially when he started speaking like an old fashioned family man. This all ended in a very sweet "Anniversary present" from Jimmy to Maw Maw. As he gave her a necklace and danced under the stars to her favorite song, he told her that "As far as wifes go, you’re the cats meow." Funny and sweet, that’s what Raising Hope is best at. Read More...



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