Great Job, Internet!: This guy keeps writing dark, amoral spec scripts for The Big Bang Theory
You know The Big Bang Theory: It’s that CBS sitcom that shows up on your parents’ DVR when you’re visiting for the holidays, it’s about scientists who are nerds, and the one guy says the catchphrase “Bazinga!” a lot. That is also apparently the sum total of Kaleb Horton’s knowledge of the show, yet he has spun from that thin thread a rich tapestry of evil and sadism.
Alright, here goes nothing. My new Big Bang Theory spec, page 1. pic.twitter.com/9yjeKqJj39
— Kaleb Horton (@kalebhorton) September 21, 2015
Horton, a writer and podcaster who has contributed to Vanity Fair and Vice, has for months been writing fake spec scripts for Big Bang that imagine—again, and by his own admission, based on mere passing familiarity with the show—Jim Parsons’ Sheldon Cooper as a Nietzschean sadist in the Leopold and Loeb tradition, bent on …