Monthly Archives: August 2013

How the Supercut Changed the Shape of Nostalgia

How the Supercut Changed the Shape of Nostalgia

After hours of combing through season after season of Saturday Night Live, Alex Moschina was about ready to give up. By now he was used to the repetition and drudgery involved in making a supercut compilation—that YouTube phenomenon in which dozens or hundreds of clips are pulled from movies and television and edited into a cohesive montage—but even this was a bit much… [READ THE REST]

What I was thinking the First Time I Watched “Girls”

What I was thinking the First Time I Watched “Girls”

When my wife and I first leeched on to my parents’ HBO Go account, I was so stoked.

When my wife and I first leeched on to my parents’ HBO Go account, I was so stoked.

Game of Thrones! Boardwalk Empire! Veep! The Wire! All of these critically-lauded shows were finally at my fingertips… [READ THE REST]

Written for Fandrop.