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OK, should I even bother to watch 30 Rock?

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by lantaur, Oct 6, 2006.

  1. lantaur

    lantaur Well-Known Member

    "30 Rock" was a show I was looking forward to watching when I first heard about it. Then came the reviews. And the cast changes. And more reviews. The commercials haven't done much for me, although David Letterman said it was really funny when Alec Baldwin was on his show. :)

    So ... anyone get a sneak preview of this thing? Is it worth wasting 1/2 hour of my life every week or is it complete dreck?
  2. shotglass

    shotglass Guest

    Same question here. I have serious doubts that I'm even going to try it.
  3. I'm going to try it out, because Fey is a good writer, and to see how it matches up with the slowly sinking ship that is Studio 60.
  4. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    Seriously, Lantaur, it's 30 minutes. What have you got to lose?
    It's not like a lifetime commitment. If it sucks, you turn it off.
    Not too difficult, is it?
  5. lantaur

    lantaur Well-Known Member

    I hear ya, but I'm the same guy who won't watch a movie I think is going to be bad because I don't want to was 1 1/2 of my life. I could find something better to do ... as we used to say while standing around doing nothing while watching players practice - you don't get this time back.
  6. shotglass

    shotglass Guest

    Wow, the way you say that would make one believe that it actually resembles the truth ... as opposed to a minority opinion.
  7. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    Um, she was the head writer for SNL for several years. Your contention is not very strongly supported thereby.
  8. tyler durden 71351

    tyler durden 71351 Active Member

    There was a real good review of "30 Rock" in the Wall Street Journal today. I'll watch it just for Tina Fey and to see Alec Baldwin do another take on his "Glengarry Glen Ross" character.
  9. Ledbetter

    Ledbetter Active Member

    The finest five minutes of his career.
  10. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    Longevity does not equal talent.

  11. shockey

    shockey Active Member

    tina fey has talent,as "mean girls" shows. she's also a fine-looking woman. i'll be watching. 8) 8) 8)
  12. HoopsMcCann

    HoopsMcCann Active Member

    not an opinion...

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