This week on i listen. i watch.:
- Amanda wrote about how The Office is her TV comfort food: “For years now, when I’m home sick or in need of cheering up, my desire to turn on Netflix and start a random season of The Office is automatic.”
- Jeremy wrote about Flogging Molly and drafted his fantasy band: “Recently, it hit me: What if there was a “rock band” fantasy draft? Would I pick Matt Freeman with my first pick?”
- Jason wrote a special Valentine’s Day post on two Dolly classics: “Dolly considers her songs her children, and I like to think of these two as her twins. She actually wrote “Jolene” and “IWALY” on the same day, and they were both first released on the 1974 RCA album Jolene.”
Around the web:
- John Oliver’s news and satire show will premier on HBO on April 27.
- Cristin Milioti of 30 Rock, How I Met Your Mother, and Broadway fame, is joining the new sitcom A to Z, which is produced by Rashida Jones and Will McCormack.
- Star Wars Episode VII starts filming in May.
- New albums coming from Conor Oberst and Franz Ferdinand.
- De La Soul is giving it away.
- Opening this week: About Last Night, RoboCop, and more.
Have a happy weekend!