A Wire allusion within a Law And Order homage within an episode of Community is a Russian nesting doll of A.V. Club-approved delights. But the rest of television holds its own for the week of April 22 as Mad Men takes a little trip, while 30 Rock tops its last live episode.
In memoriam edition
Girls, Parks And Recreation, and a Community clip show in a nutshell/nuthouse
The Simpsons, Don’t Trust The B----- In Apartment 23, and pie from the sky on Parks And Recreation
Mad Men, 30 Rock, and an allusion within an homage on Community
Bob’s Burgers, Parks And Recreation, and a beating during the meeting on Mad Men
RuPaul’s Drag Race, Justified, and a meal that’s almost as good as pizza on Saturday Night Live
Happy Endings, New Girl, and Game Of Thrones slap around the competition
The Daily Show, Luck, and an overly intimate performance from Mad Men
Bob’s Burgers, Archer, and Statler and Waldorf in The Soup
Community, Community, and… Community’s back on, you guys!
Smash, 30 Rock, and a moment of self-awareness from Justified
Happy Endings, Luck, and The Walking Dead shoots its mouth off