February 2016 TV

Current TV: 8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, Broad City, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Elementary, Fresh Meat, Girls (whyyyyyy do I do this to myself), Grandfathered, How to Get Away with Murder, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, iZombie, Jane the Virgin, Marvel’s Agent Carter, Shameless, Siblings, Sleepy Hollow, The 100, The Flash, The Good Wife, The X-Files, Vinyl, War and Peace

Pilots tried: Love (hated it, although probably did not help that I watched it while experiencing unrelated nausea)  

Rewatched: Flight of the Conchords (season 2)

Other television events: Grease: Live


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The Actual Oscars are Dumb

The 1st Less Dumb Academy Awards, presented by this blogger, honored the best films of 20151 and took place on February 29, 2016 in the blogger’s studio apartment, starting at 9:00 EST, probably. During the ceremony, the blogger presented Less Dumb Academy Awards (commonly referred to as Less Dumb Oscars) in 17 less dumb categories. The ceremony was not televised. Nobody hosted the show.

The Man from U.N.C.L.E., Crimson Peak, and Star Wars: The Force Awakens each won three awards, with the The Man from U.N.C.L.E. earning the Most Delightful Picture honor. Other winners include Brooklyn, Ex Machina, and Jupiter Ascending with two, and Dope, Macbeth, and Testament of Youth each with one. With Nielsen not reporting, the ceremony was both the lowest and highest-rated Less Dumb Academy Awards of all time.

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