Category Archives: Television

The WTF Network

The great thinker Voltaire went to an orgy and had a good time, but declined a follow-up invitation. He said, “Once is philosophy, twice is perversion.” That’s how I feel about watching the WTF Network. Here’s the setup: Out on … Continue reading

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The Invention of the TV Talk Show in 1721

Here’s a book where a character complains about how he’s always being cheated of the opportunity to use his most witty remarks and best conversational gambits. His friend comes up with a brilliant idea: “We must collaborate and be witty … Continue reading

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