SpongeBob Reviews: Season 1 (Hooky/Mermaidman and Barnacleboy II)

Sometimes it's easy to forget the implications of this show taking place under the sea. It's not like the show strives for realism... ever. I like this episode because it takes advantage of its setting in an interesting way. It shows us how these underwater characters react to above water practices like fishing. The episode … Continue reading SpongeBob Reviews: Season 1 (Hooky/Mermaidman and Barnacleboy II)

SpongeBob Reviews: Season 1 (Fools in April/Neptune’s Spatula)

Can I just say that I've never really cared for April Fool's Day? In general, I've never really cared much for pranks. I suppose some of them can be funny, but usually I just think they're unpleasant. Maybe that's because I've always been pretty gullible so I've been a prime target for pranks most of … Continue reading SpongeBob Reviews: Season 1 (Fools in April/Neptune’s Spatula)

SpongeBob Reviews: Season 1 (Valentine’s Day/The Paper)

Valentine's Day is not a holiday I particularly care about. I do care about the days immediately after Valentine's Day, when all of the chocolate goes on sale, but that's about it. So, episodes about this holiday are usually not my thing. However, I do like that this episode is centered more on platonic love … Continue reading SpongeBob Reviews: Season 1 (Valentine’s Day/The Paper)

Supergirl Reviews: Season 1 (Strange Visitor from Another Planet)

The episode opens with Kara narrating a letter, though we're not given context until a bit later on. Winn is still avoiding Kara. He's civil when she tries to talk to him, but he tells her that he wants to be left alone for now. As much as it's sad and awkward, I like that Winn doesn't just get … Continue reading Supergirl Reviews: Season 1 (Strange Visitor from Another Planet)