TV Club: Sam leans into bad decisions on Better Things
How many teenagers out there are that obsessed with Joe Walsh? Look, I understand that Joe Walsh was in this episode to symbolize something other than common ground between Sam and Max, but there were a lot of young people who seemed pretty pumped about seeing a solo show by the former Eagle. Is this normal in Los Angeles? That teens love Joe Walsh? Or did it ring a little ridiculous that Max and her friend were that excited to see Joe Walsh in concert, no matter how many vintage-style jackets they own. But maybe that’s just me and my general distaste for Joe Walsh.
Sorry, Joe Walsh.
The title of this episode, “Hair of the Dog,” refers to the counterintuitive practice of drinking more booze to ease the pain of drinking too much booze. Sometimes, it’s the unexpected that works. Take Joe Walsh: He opens up his …