Oct 31, 2023
Happy Halloween! You're getting this week’s episode one day early because it is, in fact, a Halloween episode.
“The Stranger” (October 25, 1985)
Benson may have been a more conventional sitcom than Soap, the show it spun off, but that doesn’t mean it didn’t have its exceedingly weird moments — including this...
Oct 28, 2023
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“Two Guys, a Girl and a Psycho Halloween” (October 28, 1998)
It didn’t want to be Friends. It really tried to give the cast real jobs, at the very least. But in the end, Two Guys, a Girl...
Oct 25, 2023
“Dark and Stormy Night” (October 28, 1994)
We’ve talked before how Family Matters has a more liberal take on typical hijinx than most sitcoms, but the show’s sixth season Halloween episode went full on Dracula — by which we mean Francis Ford Coppola. It’s really ambitious! And Hariette has never looked...
Oct 18, 2023
“D&D” (November 18, 2021)
Beware the gay ghost!
What are the odds that when your friend writes a book about Baron von Steuben, allegedly gay Revolutionary War hero, there would also be a current sitcom that features a gay Revolutionary War character? Pretty slim, we’d say! But this happy coincidence allowed us to...
Oct 11, 2023