TV reviews

Amy Santiago is the Queen of the 99

I am going to argue that Amy Santiago is the most important character in "Brooklyn 99," by way of youtube videos.  She is not only in "The Best of Amy," but also "Jake and Amy" and "Amy and Holt." A youtube search for Jake, who is officially the main character, came up with a little… Continue reading Amy Santiago is the Queen of the 99

Advertisements
TV reviews

Black Mirror

I was making social media lists for my other platform and made three lists concerning the show "Black Mirror": most disturbing, most likely to really happen, and the ones I enjoyed the most.  There was no overlap. My favorites either had happy endings like "Hang the DJ" and "San Junipero", endings that left me quite… Continue reading Black Mirror

TV reviews

Jessica Jones, Buffy Summers, and the Trouble with Sidekicks

  Modern heroines should be careful in their choice of sidekicks. After having watched the second season of “Jessica Jones,” I’ve thought about how this show both suffered and benefited from the absence of a strong antagonist. Season two lacked the great escalation of intensity in Season one, replacing it with a rotating focus on… Continue reading Jessica Jones, Buffy Summers, and the Trouble with Sidekicks