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Saturday, February 26, 2011

Six Word Saturday: Obvious to us edition!

I usually don't go ripped from the headlines here at HSD. But with all the rantings and ravings of one Charles Sheen. I thought my six words should be about what Amy and I and much of the Internet underground get that CBS and their viewership (It is the most popular show currently) don't get:

Very Simply, the show's not funny!!!!!!!!!

I have watched it on many occasions and have not thought about the possibility of laughing on one occasion. All 3 of the principals have been funny before and( if Sheen can keep off the stuff) can all be funny again. A few years ago the Internet was all abuzz with how dumb a show "What About Jim" was. What about Jim was certainly no Mad About You. But Two and a Half Men isn't even Patridge Family level!

It is too bad that it had take substance abuse to for the network of All in The Family,Dick Van Dyke, M*A*S*H, Mary Tyler Moore, Bob Newhart, etc ... to put two and a half men in the tank.

P.S. lest' you think that I think that there is no good comedy in prime time any more check out Hulu for the latest episode of Community. Community isn't even a show I watch every week. But this episode about a school election is a laugh riot from beginning to end.

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  1. I'm with you here all the way! I've never been able to sit through an episode of Two and a Half Men. But Community? I'm not sure it gets any funnier for me.

    Thanks for playing 6WS!

  2. I haven't watched it...but then I usually just watch Grandma stuff Ha! (:>)
    Love the Hallmark channel, the game channel, HGTV, cooking channel...you get my point!

    Happy Saturday Home School Dad!

    Linda @ Truthful Tidbits

  3. I agree! But my hubby thinks the show is fantastic! I simply just don't get it...or how much he's actually been paid for each episode..it's a crazy world out there in tv land for sure.....maybe it will fade away...and Charlie will be forced to ...hmmmm...

  4. I'm in total agreement.

    If the timing had been different, I would have thought the phrase "no redeeming social value" had been coined to describe 2.5 Men.


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