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Pentar
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Message Posted On Wednesday, October 19th 2011 at 4:49 pm
Episode discussion for: 01x01 | Pilot (Oct 18, 2011)

Dan Fogler seems to be trying very hard to be Tyler Labine, and is failing badly.

I kept waiting for Mather Zickel to break into his best Tim Allen imitation and start grunting.

This show needs a lot of work, but I doubt ABC will invest much into it.
guytwo

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Message Posted On Wednesday, October 19th 2011 at 7:17 pm
Taped it and will probably watch tomorrow but I'm not expecting much.
zwixxx

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Message Posted On Thursday, October 20th 2011 at 4:07 am
Trailer makes me think its a big bunch of "men acting dopey / under the thumb of their ladies, while the women look on, shake their heads and give a "typical men" look to each other" - so no thanq very much.

plus there will be a whole load of women on man thumping (cos that's ok), and whenever they show a man vs woman 'battle' (be it in the home or in the workplace) the woman will come out on top cos that's showing Girl Power in a Man's World; never will the man 'win' cos that's just plain sexist tripe and playing into the discrimination against women thing from yee olden days.
guytwo

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Message Posted On Thursday, October 20th 2011 at 2:40 pm
Never mind, I taped something else. Doesn't sound good anyway.
tinalessia

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Message Posted On Thursday, February 16th 2012 at 11:26 pm
I actually thought parts of this was funny, but here we are in Feb and I'm just realizing it was canceled and haven't seen it in a really long time. Guess it didn't make an impression after all.

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