Newswire: Quentin Tarantino wants to know who the fuck reads TV reviews
Vincent Vega famously declared that he “doesn’t watch TV” in Pulp Fiction, but that was 20 years ago, before a new Golden Age of TV that now looks more like a Gold Alloy age with the glut of scripted programming currently being produced. And Vega’s creator, Quentin Tarantino, is known for being a voracious media consumer. So what’s on Tarantino’s DVR? Breaking Bad? True Detective?
No, but he does like How I Met Your Mother and The Newsroom.
In a new interview with Vulture—also the source of that train wreck of an interview with The Fat Jew last week—Tarantino expounds on his TV habits in a way that only someone who doesn’t give a flying fuck what anyone thinks can. Things start out fairly predictably, with Tarantino name-dropping The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly (as he’s prone to doing) and …