TV Club Binge: Gus fails to make real magic happen in seventh Love

Welcome to The A.V. Club’s Love binge-watch. From Friday, February 19 through Sunday, February 21, A.V. Club contributor Shelby Fero will be watching and reviewing every episode of Netflix’s new romantic comedy. You can watch and comment along with her here, or chime in on the individual episode reviews. For those watching the show at a more moderate pace, reviews by Molly Eichel will run daily starting Monday, February 22.

It’s finally here: Mickey and Gus’s first official date. The two prepare in their own ways, with Gus chatting away to the clerk at the car wash–where he’s over-preparing in his excitement for the evening (a very different look than his apologetic “my car smells like McDonald’s” that he offered Bertie.) Mickey underplays her feelings for Gus to Bertie and her neighbor, refusing to convey the depth of her emotions. It …

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