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Old 08-24-2014, 11:06 PM   #1
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You're the Worst (season 1 thread) SPOILERS

Is anyone else watching this? I'm loving this show. It reminds me a lot of Happy Endings, which I also loved. FX doesn't seem to have done much in the way of promotion; I'd never heard of it until someone mentioned it on my G+ feed last week.

If you're not watching and you enjoy a good sitcom, give it a try...
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Old 08-25-2014, 07:34 AM   #2
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I'm watching. The last ep was a little weird. I hope they make it more of an ensemble cast instead of the 3 main plus a few supporting.
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Old 08-25-2014, 08:39 AM   #3
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This show is great.
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Old 08-25-2014, 11:26 AM   #4
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I watched the first episode. They got the title right. It was the worst Of course I didn't like Happy Endings either.
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Old 08-25-2014, 12:38 PM   #5
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I watched the first episode. They got the title right. It was the worst Of course I didn't like Happy Endings either.
And thank you for thread crapping.

I love this show so far and think Kether Donanhue is the break out. I like they are actually giving her character depth and some meat with her marriage issues.
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Old 08-25-2014, 12:45 PM   #6
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And thank you for thread crapping.
That's a little over the top. Is it now considered bad form to say something bad about a series or episode?
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Old 08-25-2014, 01:16 PM   #7
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And thank you for thread crapping.

I love this show so far and think Kether Donanhue is the break out. I like they are actually giving her character depth and some meat with her marriage issues.
Is Kether the ditzy friend who is married to Paul? she is fantastic.
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Old 08-25-2014, 01:19 PM   #8
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And thank you for thread crapping.

I love this show so far and think Kether Donanhue is the break out. I like they are actually giving her character depth and some meat with her marriage issues.
The question was...Is anyone watching this show? I said I watched an episode and said I didn't like it. I guess the thread is only for people that love the show. I will know better next time.
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Old 08-25-2014, 01:44 PM   #9
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Old 08-25-2014, 02:16 PM   #10
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I have just never understood the need to go into a thread and say "it sucks". I figured if the thread had low post count either people did not like it or did not watch. I am sure I am guilty of it but I try not to.

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Old 08-25-2014, 07:00 PM   #11
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I like the show a lot. The beauty of the two female leads certainly helps.
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Old 08-25-2014, 07:05 PM   #12
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I have just never understood the need to go into a thread and say "it sucks". I figured if the thread had low post count either people did not like it or did not watch. I am sure I am guilty of it but I try not to.

Yes Kether is the "ditzy" friend and my new TV crush

Yah, I am fascinated by her. If you look at her pics on IMDB she looks totally different in each one.

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Old 08-25-2014, 10:01 PM   #13
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Old 08-26-2014, 07:02 AM   #14
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I have just never understood the need to go into a thread and say "it sucks". I figured if the thread had low post count either people did not like it or did not watch. I am sure I am guilty of it but I try not to.

Yes Kether is the "ditzy" friend and my new TV crush

I like the show but those are...um...heh heh...I mean...SHE is the main reason I watch
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Old 08-26-2014, 07:13 AM   #15
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Yah, I am fascinated by her. If you look at her pics on IMDB she looks totally different in each one.

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Very true and if you go to her website she does a lot of voice over work as well.
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Old 08-27-2014, 10:47 AM   #16
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Wowzer! She's cute.

I'm enjoying the show but I think I'm an episode behind right now. I don't think I'm in love with the show, but I seriously cannot look away.
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Old 09-22-2014, 12:35 AM   #17
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I watched the whole first season over the weekend. I liked it! A few thoughts:

1. It definitely needed a few episodes to figure itself out. Gretchen was much more appealing (or less "worst") than Jimmy at first. Edgar seemed like a stereotype. The episodes seemed a little out of balance. But they had all that sorted by maybe the fourth ep or so.

2. Somewhere around the halfway point, it seemed like they hit the eject button on whoever Lindsay was supposed to be and started over with her. It was to the point I was wondering if she was still played by Kether Donohue -- she just looked and acted totally different. I thought the new Lindsay worked much better than the old one.

3. There are some surprisingly dirty bits in the show for a basic-cable series!

4. I want Kether Donohue to sing at all of my parties.

5. I liked how they paid off a lot of plot threads at the very end. The ricocheting confessions and accusations at Becca's party were really funny and looped in lots of seemingly random elements from prior episodes really well.

6. I hope this gets renewed.
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Old 09-22-2014, 07:15 AM   #18
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2. Somewhere around the halfway point, it seemed like they hit the eject button on whoever Lindsay was supposed to be and started over with her. It was to the point I was wondering if she was still played by Kether Donohue -- she just looked and acted totally different. I thought the new Lindsay worked much better than the old one.
I think that was true to who the character was. In the first episodes she was playing housewife and trying to fit into something she was not comfortable with. She still wanted to be the fun party girl and slowly was pulled into that side.
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Old 09-22-2014, 08:22 AM   #19
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I bailed after the first episode. Then I read a rave review of the season by Andy Greenwald and decided to try it again On Demand. I was wrong. It's excellent.

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Old 09-22-2014, 08:39 AM   #20
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This show really made me wish I went to middle school in the U.S.
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Old 09-22-2014, 10:01 AM   #21
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I liked the episode where Gretchen Kaiser Soze'ed Jimmy.
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Old 09-22-2014, 11:12 AM   #22
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Everything you said. This has turned into one of my favorite shows. Great chemistry.

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6. I hope this gets renewed.
FX is weird in when they announce their renewals. But really hoping this makes the cut. The Bridge too.
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Old 09-22-2014, 04:52 PM   #23
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I really liked this season. That almost threesome a few episodes ago was wow.

The actress that played Dana. Double wow!

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Old 10-01-2014, 06:56 AM   #24
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6. I hope this gets renewed.

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/liv...-second-735516

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The cable network has renewed critical darling comedy You're the Worst for a second season on younger-skewing FXX, and Married for a sophomore run on FX. Both will expand their second-year runs from 10 episodes to 13.
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Today, FX is not the worst. It is the best, for having renewed "You're the Worst" — and also "Married."

Despite modest ratings, FX has ordered second seasons of both of its new summer comedies — with 13-episode orders, instead of this year's 10 — though only "Married" will remain on the main channel. Season 2 of "You're the Worst" will move over to sister channel FXX, which was always meant to be home to the younger-skewing shows in the FX empire. (And which no longer seems like a dumping ground for no-hoper projects now that Every "Simpsons" Ever made the world aware that FXX exists.)

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So this means we need to be vigilant about when the second season starts since our SP won't pick it up, right?
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Old 10-01-2014, 08:40 AM   #26
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So this means we need to be vigilant about when the second season starts since our SP won't pick it up, right?
With the new {All Channel SP} in TiVo 20.4.4, it will still work. Just change the SP setting.

Plus, that's what we're here for.
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With the new {All Channel SP} in TiVo 20.4.4, it will still work. Just change the SP setting.

Plus, that's what we're here for.
Tivo? what's that?

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Glad to hear of the renewal. Thanks, Astrohip!

Will have to go in and change my SP. I really wish this update had made it where you could just choose another channel. I just think the 'all channels' thing is weird. Maybe it makes sense, just not to me.
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