It’s been a bad goddamn week, so it’s nice to indulge in a little escapism. We’ll get back to the 24-7 Trump hate parade later on, I think, but for now I’m gonna wallow in some decent TV.
I’m beginning to have grave concerns that Westworld is gonna go all Lost on us, folks. Don’t get me wrong – I’m enjoying every second of the show, but holy crap they are taking their sweet time in paying off some of this mystery. Especially for a 10-episode season. COUGH UP THE GOODS, WESTWORLD, I’M NOT PLAYING THIS GAME WITH YOU.
I could talk about politics, but honestly, I can’t take the heartburn. I could talk about what an awesome movie the new “Ghostbusters” turned out to be, but I really don’t have the energy to deal with any asshats that might crawl out of the woodwork over that. So instead, let’s talk about “Westworld,” which is the new HBO spectacle based on the 1973 Michael Crichton movie of the same name.