I admit that after seeing the first episode I made a snap judgement about this show that was completely wrong. I just didn’t really find the pilot that funny. Especially compared to the great pilot for Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip. Within a few weeks Studio 60 dropped further and further down my must see list (crashing even more as it shifts to a romance/ stalker focus) and 30 Rock started to show its brilliance. Since moving to Thursday night the show has really raised its game. Maybe it’s being in good company with the other best comedies on TV but 30 Rock is hopefully destined for a long run on NBC.
Here’s a great article that lists 30 Reasons to Love 30 Rock. The hallmark of a great show – just thinking back to the episodes it references makes me laugh.
Series Review: A