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Jumping the Shark

What You Never Knew About That Famous 'Jump The Shark' Scene In 'Happy Days'

OWN | Posted 05.08.2015 | OWN

It's a moment that will always live in pop culture infamy. When Henry Winkler's "Happy Days" character, the "Fonz," donned a pair of water skis and ju...

Happy Anniversary 'Happy Days!' 12 Things You May Have Forgotten About The Classic Sitcom

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

On Jan. 15, 1974, "Happy Days" debuted on ABC. The sitcom depicting the lives of the Cunningham family and their friends during the 1950s ran for 1...

Is The Walking Dead Nearing Its 'Jump-the-Shark' Moment?

David Aronchick | Posted 04.09.2013 | TV
David Aronchick

Not only is The Walking Dead the most-watched drama series on basic cable, American society has gone zombie-mad! Instead of a population of nerds like me watching late night zombie flicks on the Sci-Fi channel, now large swaths of the population are soaking up the living dead.

Has '30 Rock' Lost Its Mojo?

Katherine Patke | Posted 12.22.2012 | TV
Katherine Patke

As with any TV show lasting longer than two seasons or so, "30 Rock" has seen its fair share of grumblers who say that the show's glory days are long over.

Newt... One Toke Over the Line

Tom Gerdy | Posted 04.06.2012 | Politics
Tom Gerdy

Sometimes in life, we have to laugh to keep from crying. I was hit with one of those moments when I heard the now infamous "kosher meal" robocall from...

The Fin Trade Has Jumped the Shark

Mike Sweeney | Posted 11.27.2011 | Green
Mike Sweeney

The shark fin trade has "jumped the shark," and it is time for Governor Brown to sign legislation that would bring it to an end in California.

Dear Rush, Thank You! Thank You! Thank You!

Tom Gerdy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Gerdy

I am not terribly prolific, Rush, and by my own admission only occasionally do I touch on the slightly profound. However, I still feel like I am one of those Deranged Pseudo Columnists you referred to.