Why are there so many songs about rainbows? And what’s on the other side? And what’s up with David Haller singing a song about rainbows (and what’s on the other side) while hidden away in his “white room” sanctuary in this week’s episode of Legion? The A.V. Club doesn’t have definitive answers to these questions, but they do have a lot of affection for that scene—and a few second thoughts about using “The Rainbow Connection” as a lullaby from now on.
Rachel Dratch explains how her autobiography came to life
Tim Baltz takes our Rorschach test, and sees a lot of blood
How similar are Hamilton Yount and Baron Vaughn to their Mystery Science Theater 3000 characters?
Tim Baltz tries our TV editor’s job and discovers he’s pretty good at it
AJ Mendez Brooks on taking the first step toward treating mental illness
Rachel Dratch will forever associate Man Seeking Woman with her election night dread
AJ Mendez Brooks’ discusses growing up in an environment that stigmatized mental illness
Scott Adsit once told an audience the president had been shot, for comedy’s sake
On Legion, David Haller just can’t catch a break
For author Thomas Frank, complacency is at the center of Democrats’ problems
Noam Pikelny performs "Waveland" live in The A.V. Club studio
New York Times food columnist Melissa Clark on writing her 38th cookbook