All Blog posts Tagged: '_/query/andy-greenwald'

  • ‘Game of Thrones’ Precap: Onward to the Wall!

    Picking up the pieces (of Oberyn Martell’s face) after a particularly gruesome ‘Thrones’ week.

  • The Walking Dead Season 3, Episode 5: ‘Say the Word’

    [Ed. Note: We’re gathering questions for a TV mailbag! Send your television-related queries to Andy Greenwald at and he will answer the ones that strike his fancy in the not-too-distant future.] One of the more interesting ideas that The Walking Dead has grappled with in its third season — more interesting to me, anyway, […]

  • The Sopranos

    YouTube HOF: TV’s Greatest ‘Oh S—!’ Moments

    Something happened in the most recent episode of The Americans. Spoiler: Phillip wore a wig. Then something else happened. It was a shocking moment, one that not only signaled a raising of stakes in the series’ story, but a raising of game by the creative forces behind it. In one scene, The Americans made the […]

  • The Office

    NBC Comedy Recap: The Beginning of the End of Must See TV Thursdays

    Every week in this space, Grantland’s Andy Greenwald will run down the happenings and mishappenings in NBC’s Thursday comedy night done mostly right. (Note: The order reflects newsworthiness, not quality. Although occasionally the two just might overlap.) When this column launched one year ago, the intent was both to celebrate and chronicle the ill health […]

  • Bad TV Character Mount Rushmore

    TV Mailbag: The Mount Rushmore of Bad Characters on Good Shows, Stunt-Casting The Walking Dead, and the Mystery of Jon Hamm’s Emmy-less Existence

    You sent in your questions to And now Andy Greenwald will answer them. It’s TV mailbag time! Who’s your Mount Rushmore of bad characters from good shows? Current and past shows. — Shane M., Philadelphia I was so anxious about my very first mailbag question that I spent three days misreading it. I thought […]

  • Playboy Club

    Fall TV Cancellation Fantasy Scorecard: Playboy Club Disappoints, Free Agents Is Doomed

    The early going of a baseball season is often slow: Teams need extra time to gel, personalities need to mesh, and scoring is down. The inaugural Grantland Fall TV Cancellation League is no different: two weeks in and action, as well as the pickings, are slim. There is only one out-of-the-box breakout hit — Fox’s […]

  • The Office

    Thursday Comedy Recap: Stale Tacos and Warm Waffles

    Every week in this space Grantland pop culture correspondent Andy Greenwald will run down the happenings and mishappenings in NBC’s Thursday comedy night done mostly right. 1. The Office Since inaugurating this column two weeks ago many sheafs of Dunder-Mifflin’s finest have been filled with thoughts and theories about The Office’s predicament, the impossibility of […]

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