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15 August 2010 @ 10:54 pm
TV Meme Day 7  
Trying to be better about this meme, lol, but at this rate even if I did keep up every day, I won't be able to finish before September....whoops! :p

TV Meme:

Day 01 – A show that should never have been canceled. (Moonlight)
Day 02 – A show that you wish more people were watching. (Aguila Roja)
Day 03 – Your favorite new show (aired this TV season). (The Vampire Diaries)
Day 04 – Your favorite show ever (Angel)
Day 05 – A show you hate (American Idol)
Day 06 – Favorite episode of your favorite TV show ("Birthday" from Angel)
Day 07 – Least favorite episode of your favorite TV show

Day 08 – A show everyone should watch
Day 09 – Best scene ever
Day 10 – A show you thought you wouldn’t like but ended up loving
Day 11 – A show that disappointed you
Day 12 – An episode you’ve watched more than 5 times
Day 13 – Favorite childhood show
Day 14 – Favorite male character
Day 15 – Favorite female character
Day 16 – Your guilty pleasure show
Day 17 – Favorite miniseries
Day 18 – Favorite title sequence
Day 19 – Best TV show cast
Day 21 – Favorite ship
Day 22 – Favorite series finale
Day 23 – Most annoying character
Day 24 – Best quote
Day 25 – A show you plan on watching (old or new)
Day 26 – OMG WTF? Season finale
Day 27 – Best pilot episode
Day 28 – First TV show obsession
Day 29 – Current TV show obsession
Day 30 – Saddest character death show cast

Day 07 – Least favorite episode of your favorite TV show:

"The Cautionary Tale of Numero Cinco" (Angel)



This episode was just SO pointless and boring and godawful, it may be the worst episode of the entire Buffyverse (both shows), not just ATS (well besides “Beer Bad” perhaps). It’s not a surprise that such an uncharacteristically bad Angel episode would be found in season 5 either, the worst season. Not only was the plot stupid, irrelevant, and boring, but Angel acted particularly petulant and childish, as he often does in season 5. There’s not much more to say about this epp…it just sucked! :p  It was so stupid and boring that I could barely get through it, and it's definitely the exception to the usual rule (IMO) of even bad ATS epps being better than bad BTVS epps.

I also ended up rewatching some Supernatural season 1 with a different friend today (I've been trying to convert a bunch of friends this summer, lol)--it ended up being quite the epic SN-watching weekend, overall! :p
 
 
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ladysophiekitty: Angel: Undead and Irishladysophiekitty on August 16th, 2010 03:28 am (UTC)
See, I kind of love this episode because I was half raised in Guatemala, so the cheesy Mexican wrestling thing completely cracks me up. My best friend, who I was watching it with, and I were completely cracking up and our secret handshake is clap clap GRRR.
sherrilina: Cordy/Angel (Angel)sherrilina on August 16th, 2010 03:34 am (UTC)
Lol, well I guess I can see that then! It was cheesy, but not in a funny way for me at least...;) I think you may be the only person I've met though who loves the epp! :p

Are you Hispanic then? Hables español? I've been learning Spanish for years (and have lived in Spain before), so I'm always happy to meet Spanish speakers on LJ, lol--I'm a big dork! :D
ladysophiekitty: C/A laughingladysophiekitty on August 16th, 2010 03:49 am (UTC)
I do speak Spanish, but I'm not Hispanic. I'm what they call Chapin, which means that I am white but even though I'm not actually Guatemalan, I still sort of am because I know the culture and the place really well and I've lived there before.

I think with the episode, you need to have the right experience to appreciate it :D
sherrilina: Cordy/Angel (Angel)sherrilina on August 16th, 2010 03:55 am (UTC)
Oh okay, I see what you're saying! :) In any case, I think living in another country and coming to understand and know another culture is awesome...

EDIT: Oh and I see icon twins! :D Sadly I only have space for the one icon...

Edited at 2010-08-16 03:56 am (UTC)
Jenni Lou: all together deaddaydreamingnet on August 16th, 2010 07:33 am (UTC)
It's not my fave but it is in my top 5. Good Choice on "Birthday!"

Totally agreed on "Cautionary Tale." Haven't even watched it since it first aired. I really hate "She" though too.
sherrilina: Eric (True Blood)sherrilina on August 16th, 2010 01:18 pm (UTC)
Woot, always happy to meet other fans of "Birthday," top 5 is still great in my book! :D

And while "She" is also pretty terrible, for me it's somewhat salvaged by the awesome and hilarious opening party scene at Cordy's house (esp. Angel and Wes's dancing, lmao!) and its aftermath, the scene of Angel pretending to be an art museum tour guide, and the scene of Angel trying to "mush" the coffee beans with his vampire strength and spilling them all over the floor in time for Wes to slip on them! ;). There are actually some really funny and enjoyable scenes, in other words, that saves this epp from being totally awful and a least favorite epp for me, unlike with TCTONC.

Also nice icon, I like how you incorporate the book cover art! :)
Jenni Lou: dmbdaydreamingnet on August 16th, 2010 04:01 pm (UTC)
Love the dancing. And Cautionary Tale is still a great deal worse than She! No doubt.

And thanks! :)