1600 Penn 1.5 ‘Frosting/Nixon’ Recap

1600-Penn1

To be honest, I’m pleasantly surprised on how much I like this show.

With a combination of Skip (the older brother I wish I had), his Teen Mom-ish sister Becca and younger siblings Marigold and Xander lusting over the same girl, Jessica, at their school has all the makings of a show that’s right up my alley.

The latest episode had Benjamin swept in a school election against Jessica, who was being backed by their teacher because she didn’t believe that Standrich was “President.” Xander, a 40-year-old Sterling Drapper Cooper Pryce employee trapped in a child’s body, was terrible a speaking to children (everyone is pal) so naturally his stepmom swooped in to spearhead his campaign. She got Standrich to POTUS job, so it shouldn’t be hard to get Xander (with the help of his campaign team the X-Men) the title of school president.

As for Skip, he got caught up in a drum circle of protestors even though his father thought their talk was getting through to him to not join them because it would look bad. Hey Standrich, nothing gets through to Skip unless it’s glazed or covered in sour powder. I should know, I’m the same.

In the end, the drum circle wasn’t really unified on what they were protesting and after having a lovely hot cocoa party with the POTUS, while Xander won the school election the Max Braverman way… bringing back vending machines!

Marigold was able to get redemption for inadvertently helping Jessica stealing Xander’s speech by anonymously sending a CCTV footage of Jessica doing the deed. Oh Marigold, how Frost/Nixon of you.

Ahhh…now I understand the title of the episode.

 

Leave a Reply

Five Things You Didn’t Know about People of Earth
AMC's Preacher
How to Stream The Preacher Season 2 Premiere Live
Five Things You Didn’t Know About Romaine Waite
What to Expect from My Mother and Other Strangers
Five Hilarious Pool Scenes in Movies
The Best Uses of Madonna Music in Movies
5 Awesome Over the Top Action Scenes in Bollywood Films
The Top 5 Fictional Race Car Drivers in Movies
Huey Lewis and Eddie Van Halen Look an Awful Lot Alike
Five Actors You Completely Forgot were Rappers in a Past Life
Hanson Disses Justin Bieber and I Really Hope this Escalates
Watch Dave Grohl’s 8-Year-Old Daughter Drum For Foo Fighters At Concert
The Hype Trailer for the Floyd Mayweather – Conor McGregor Fight is Kind of Awesome
Miguel Cabrera Creates the Best Baseball Moment of the Season
How to Stream the 2017 NBA Draft
I’m 100% Fine with Holly Sonders Being FOX’s U.S. Open Golf Host
Cool Wonder Woman Movie 8 Bit Arcade Game Mock Up
An Overview of Super Nintendo World in Japan
Trailer For South Park: The Fractured But Whole Makes Fun of Bad Comic Book Movies
Live-Action Mario Kart Short Film Gets Real Dark, Really Quickly
Five Things you Didn’t Know about Michael Beach
Five Things You Didn’t know about Natalie Alyn Lind
Five Things You Didn’t Know About Alyssa Sutherland
Why Tilda Swinton is the World’s Best Actress Right Now