Top Five Friday: Christmas Episodes

Ohhh The CHRISTMAS episode. Will it be heartwarming? Will it remind me of how important family and friends are? Will I learn that expensive presents and lavish parties should take a back seat to helping mankind? Or for once, will I be glad I'm not a fiasco/tragedy/calamity prone TV family whose belief in the spirit... Continue Reading →


Character Spotlight: Jan Brady

by Beal Show: The Brady Bunch (1969 - 1974) Character: Jan Brady Actor: Eve Plumb Basically: Jan Brady is the quintessential "middle child." Even when she and her sister's blend with the Brady boys, she still managers to find herself stuck right in the middle. She's less attractive and popular than Marcia and not nearly... Continue Reading →

Top Five Friday’s: Burst into Song (Continued)

5. Monica onĀ Friends "The One Where Monica Sings" (2003) Alright so technically Monica doesn't have to sing, but I'm still keeping this on my list, for several reasons. The first being Paul Rudd as Phoebe's boyfriend, Mike, who works at the piano bar where Monica chooses to perform a little ditty. He's hilarious and as... Continue Reading →

Top Five Fridays! Continued. . .

by Beal 5. Friends "The One with Ross's Wedding: Part I" (1998) I am aware that by including an episode of Friends in a list of top anything greatly reduces my credibility as a television aficionado, but go ahead and chastise me, this episode was great. The ENTIRE cast (sans Phoebe, who was super pregnant,... Continue Reading →

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