TV Club Binge: Love’s third episode screws Mickey and Gus, literally
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.
We join our daring heroes as they embark on their latest quest, that of the dreaded *cues dramatic, foreboding music* first text.
After snagging Mickey’s number, Gus cycles through a few choices before going with the very chill, laidback, “sup?” But as Mickey is about to respond, she rear ends the guy in front of her, distracting her from the task (text) at hand. So far, Love has taken a hyperrealistic approach to falling into …