“To Cur With Love”
Although The Simpsons was looking up as of last week’s uncharacteristically good episode, we’re back in the muck this week with “To Cur With Love.” It’s a shapeless episode, that tries to tug at heartstrings but mostly just flops around grasping for straws and failing to deliver any jokes.
There’s essentially just one plot this episode, but unlike last week, when that served to make everything more interconnected, here it just cuts everyone else out. Even the closest thing that could be considered a B plot, the Zynga parody game VillageVille, was given to Homer, who was already, in both child and adult form, eating up all the screen time by himself. Read More...