“We have to go back” to Lost The 2000s have been considered one of the golden ages of television, and rightly so. A new wave of creator-driven, emotionally-investing, compelling and, above all, high-quality dramas. Think about it, between 2000-2010 we had: The Wire, The Sopranos, Friday Night Lights, Mad Men and Breaking Bad. They all started in this decade, and they were […]


Kids, I’m going to tell you the incredibly long story of How I Met Your Mother How I Met Your Mother is based on Ted Mosby’s decision to reveal to his kids his romantic quest to spawn them. His son initially asks if they’re being punished for something, which gets some laughs. But after 208 20-minute episodes, the odds they weren’t quite as happy. […]

How I Met Your Mother

Analytical Thinking The old saying goes that ‘your school days are the best of your life’. Well… what were yours like? What do you remember most? Were they actually great? If you stop to think about it, it’s actually kinda depressing. I’m sorry to break it to you, but school, which finishes when you’re about 18, is your peak. It’s all downhill […]

Saved by the Bell

Is there a doctor in the House? As the story goes, when creator David Shore and producer Bryan Singer were in the process of casting the titular character of House M.D., they were looking for somebody “quintessentially American”. Along came Hugh Laurie, who so impressed as the Vicodin-addicted, eccentric, reclusive medical genius in his audition tape that he was eventually […]

House: Season One


The One with the FRIENDS Forever We all know Friends. The classic sit-com is one of the few pieces of television that has truly become part of people’s cultural identity. How many of us still instinctively clap along during “I’ll Be There for You”? Ross, Rachel, Joey, Chandler, Phoebe and Monica were as good as real friends. For 10 years […]