Some time later …

TV Tropes suggests that a Timeskip “usually takes no less than three years”, but this year a number of shows are messing with their timelines, skipping mere days or hundreds of year, to move the plot along.

A storytelling trend or just Back to the Future year?¬†Here’s a brief recap of the ones I’ve noticed in particular. Continue reading Some time later …

She’s a virgin, not a saint

I have been a Jane the Virgin¬†advocate since the beginning. It’s a hard sell getting people to watch it. The premise, “a devout Catholic virgin is artificially inseminated – wackiness ensues”, is bonkers and sounds fundamentally unappealing. But the show’s writing is really smart and the performances are immensely winning … Continue reading She’s a virgin, not a saint