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Shows You Aren't Watching that Rule

Post by tepista » 12 Jul 2011, 4:06pm

1. Children's Hospital
2. Ugly Americans
3. Louie
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Post by Dr. Medulla » 12 Jul 2011, 4:41pm

Wolter introduced me to The Venture Bros, almost the perfect show for anyone who's a cartoon/comic nerd, music geek, and snarky asshole. I'd venture (pun intended) to say it's as quotable as The Simpsons in its heyday.
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Post by Colin » 12 Jul 2011, 4:42pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:Wolter introduced me to The Venture Bros, almost the perfect show for anyone who's a cartoon/comic nerd, music geek, and snarky asshole. I'd venture (pun intended) to say it's as quotable as The Simpsons in its heyday.
The music references in that show get me every time.
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Post by tepista » 12 Jul 2011, 4:43pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:Wolter introduced me to The Venture Bros, almost the perfect show for anyone who's a cartoon/comic nerd, music geek, and snarky asshole. I'd venture (pun intended) to say it's as quotable as The Simpsons in its heyday.
I've seen one or two, and while I liked it, it didn't stick for some reason.
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Post by Dr. Medulla » 12 Jul 2011, 5:18pm

Colin wrote:
Dr. Medulla wrote:Wolter introduced me to The Venture Bros, almost the perfect show for anyone who's a cartoon/comic nerd, music geek, and snarky asshole. I'd venture (pun intended) to say it's as quotable as The Simpsons in its heyday.
The music references in that show get me every time.
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tepista wrote:
Dr. Medulla wrote:Wolter introduced me to The Venture Bros, almost the perfect show for anyone who's a cartoon/comic nerd, music geek, and snarky asshole. I'd venture (pun intended) to say it's as quotable as The Simpsons in its heyday.
I've seen one or two, and while I liked it, it didn't stick for some reason.
Yeah, ditto.

Louie's pretty awesome and I'm sort of getting into Ugly Americans. Never seen/heard of Children's Hospital.

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Post by tepista » 12 Jul 2011, 7:26pm

Inder wrote: Never seen/heard of Children's Hospital.
It's one of those 10 minute shows on Adult Swim. Rob Courdry, Ken Marino from the State and Party Down, one of the Human Giant guys. It's a parody of hospital soap operas it's hilarious.


I think the whole series is on youtube
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Post by Chuck Mangione » 12 Jul 2011, 7:50pm

Louie rules hard. Louis CK; easily my favorite comedian. I like his stand-up more than his shows though.

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Post by ThousandStances » 12 Jul 2011, 10:07pm

Louie and Archer are shows everyone seems to be recommending these days and I've liked what I've seen of both so far.

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Post by daredevil » 12 Jul 2011, 10:15pm

I've heard tons of great comments about Breaking Bad and Walking Dead, but haven't watched any episodes yet.

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Post by Alyssa » 12 Jul 2011, 11:27pm

Louie's first season kicked ass. I thought the Walking Dead was perfectly cast and well acted but I didn't like the storylines as much as the comics themselves.

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Post by matedog » 12 Jul 2011, 11:31pm

I like Louie too, but I haven't seen it in ages
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Post by Colin » 12 Jul 2011, 11:49pm

I can vouch for Breaking Bad, it's simply brilliant, but you have to be sure to start at the beginning.
I think Archer is fantastically funny, too.
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Post by Heston » 13 Jul 2011, 9:10pm

daredevil wrote:I've heard tons of great comments about Breaking Bad and Walking Dead, but haven't watched any episodes yet.

I thought the Walking Dead was excellent.
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Post by Chuck Mangione » 14 Jul 2011, 4:28am

Jon Benjamin Has a Van.

Literally just found out about it a few hours ago from one of Eric Wareheim's tweets. Brilliant comedy show with very funny comedians, Eric being one of the guests.

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