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Tad Friend's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): New Yorker

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
48% Jericho: Season 1 (TV, 2006-2007) You watch Jericho, if at all, only to learn the big secrets: who set off the bombs, and what do Jake and Hawkins know? And, most important, how many Biblical echoes can the show cram in?‐ New Yorker
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2018
83% Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip: Season 1 (TV, 2006-2007) The show handsomely succeeds in creating that golden-age feeling; it is entertainment-with all that the word suggests, and doesn't-of the highest order.‐ New Yorker
Read More | Posted May 29, 2018
95% The Office (UK): Season 1 (TV, 2001) The show's lodestar was Ricky Gervais as the regional manager, David Brent. David was a new figure in sitcoms: the unbearable lead. ‐ New Yorker
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2017
86% Rome: Season 2 (TV, 2007) By challenging the liberal conviction that all power corrupts, the show, despite its flaws, has finally become a drama worthy of HBO's name.‐ New Yorker
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2017
71% The Sarah Silverman Program: Season 1 (TV, 2007) The brilliance of the show-the force of its argument that sitcoms turn us into loserish loners-is also its abiding flaw.‐ New Yorker
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2007