I wrote the following yesterday. And then after I wrote it, I dug around AMC’s website.
I am so outraged. Like, speechless. (Well, my version of speechless is kind of word-heavy, but you get it.)
Those stupidheads at AMC are NOT GOING TO BE SHOWING MAD MEN AT ALL IN MAY. NOT AT ALL. NOT SUNDAYS AT MIDNIGHT, NOT WEDNESDAYS AT 3AM, NOT SATURDAYS AT 6AM TO COMPETE WITH ANGEL ON TNT, NOT ANYWHERE AT ALL.
Heard about this great new show but still haven’t gotten around to seeing it? Been waiting for the latest run to wind up, (which it just now has) and maybe you’ve even read that the first two episodes will be airing over the next two weeks?
WELL TOO BAD FOR YOU!!! Guess you’ll have to wait until July.
Way to build momentum, Jack. Or, what’s that other thing… LOSE ANY STEAM YOU HAVE WITH POTENTIAL NEW VIEWERS WHO WILL FORGET ABOUT YOU ONCE THEY START WATCHING NEW EPISODES OF HOUSE AND ER.
Anyway, I think this little intro perfectly sets up the rest of what I had prepared. Enjoy:
I’ve been thinking it’s time to recap AMC’s sins. Some of you are new, but also, like when your shitty boyfriend starts acting all sweet lately, you might be losing perspective.
Let’s take a moment, shall we, to think back to a simpler, happier time. (more…)