Aaron Sorkin: The Skip It/Watch It/Stop Watching Guide « Liz Tells Frank What Happened In…
on 7 August 2012
In which I make the case to watch all of Studio 60.
And for the record, I was not nearly as perturbed by the Tom’s-brother-is-in-Afghanistan plot as Liz was. SNL has actually been a player in global politics as certain stages — if only for when Sinead O’Connor had a notion about the Pope — and I always thought that story was more about how Tom and the show handled the media.
I agree that the page formatting is earth-shakingly dumb, but not nearly as offensively out of touch as the “joke” they try to make about Twitter in the pilot of The Newsroom.