I wish a cool dad had shown me Aliens when I was 11. I didn’t see it until my 20s, when its coolness was diluted by the thousand things I had seen or played that ripped it off.
And here’s my issue, here’s why The Big Bang Theory makes me feel uncomfortable. We aren’t laughing with Leonard, Sheldon, Raj and Howard. We’re laughing at them.
As the show continued to be wildly popular in those early weeks, Lindelof says, “I was completely and totally creatively crippled by people saying two things: 1) ‘How are they going to keep this up?’ And I had no idea. 2) ‘They better have really satisfying answers to all these mysteries.’ And I was like, ‘We have satisfying answers for all the character ones.’”
Yeah, that pretty much sums up ‘Lost.’
So apparently, there was an Archie cartoon in the 60s, and they had a fictional band that released actual singles, and one of the songs was a massive hit in 1969.
Bill Harris explores what the people who actually wrote that song did in the aftermath.