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30 Rock 5.14 “Double-Edged Sword” Review

30 Rock 5.14 “Double-Edged Sword” Review

Ian McDonald February 11, 2011 0

Airplane jokes. These are usually pretty lame, especially when punctuated with a “what’s the deal with that?” Fortunately, 30 Rock‘s penchant for the absurd and subtle misanthropy saved these jokes from mediocrity. This week’s

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30 Rock 5.12 “Operation Righteous Cowboy Lightning” Review

30 Rock 5.12 “Operation Righteous Cowboy Lightning” Review

Ian McDonald January 27, 2011 0

The lampooning to reality television is nothing new and usually, it’s not all that funny. Don’t get me wrong, though. Reality television deserves all the lampooning it can get, but a great many of

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30 Rock 5.11 “Mrs. Donaghy” Review

30 Rock 5.11 “Mrs. Donaghy” Review

Ian McDonald January 20, 2011 0

Finally back from hiatus, 30 Rock did not disappoint. Liz and Jack, recently married by accident, use their marriage as leverage against each other in assorted work-related problems. Meanwhile, Jenna, left without a dressing

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Casting News: Katy Perry on HIMYM; Matt Damon on 30 Rock

Casting News: Katy Perry on HIMYM; Matt Damon on 30 Rock

Clarissa January 6, 2011 1

Two recent pieces of casting news have been announced for the CBS show How I Met Your Mother, and NBC’s 30 Rock. Singer Katy Perry will be making a guest appearance on HIMYM, according

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30 Rock 5.10 “Christmas Attack Zone” Review

30 Rock 5.10 “Christmas Attack Zone” Review

Ian McDonald December 9, 2010 0

‘Tis the season … for Christmas episodes. Christmas episodes are typically the second best type of holiday episode next to Halloween episodes. Tonight’s 30 Rock truly outdid themselves this year. In an effort to

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30 Rock Sneak Peeks: Christmas Episode

30 Rock Sneak Peeks: Christmas Episode

Clarissa December 9, 2010 0

The Christmas episode of 30 Rock will be airing tonight (December 9). Alan Alda and Will Forte will be making guest appearances. Below is a synopsis and three sneak peeks from NBC. LIZ (TINA

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30 Rock 5.09 “Chain Reaction of Mental Anguish” Review

30 Rock 5.09 “Chain Reaction of Mental Anguish” Review

Ian McDonald December 2, 2010 0

Some shows, like Lost or Six Feet Under or The Wire, really make you care about their characters’ backgrounds. What makes them tick? Why is David Fisher so uptight? Why does Jack Shepard always

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30 Rock 5.08 “College” Review

30 Rock 5.08 “College” Review

Ian McDonald November 18, 2010 1

Something that has been regrettably missing from 30 Rock lately has been references to Star Wars. They are usually fairly obscure references that only people who have seen the films more than just a

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30 Rock Renewed

30 Rock Renewed

Jon Lachonis November 15, 2010 0

Via press release: NBC has picked up its Emmy Award-winning comedy “30 Rock” (Thursdays, 10-10:30 p.m. ET) for another season through 2011-12, it was announced today by Angela Bromstad, President, Primetime Entertainment, NBC and

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30 Rock 5.07 “Brooklyn Without Limits” Review

30 Rock 5.07 “Brooklyn Without Limits” Review

Ian McDonald November 11, 2010 0

It’s a real shame that this episode of 30 Rock didn’t air the week before the election. NBC thought it was a better idea to show something called Scared Shrekless. Oof. Poor network decisions

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