I’ll admit: I cried at the ending of How I Met Your Mother
last night. So when it was immediately followed by Friends With Better Lives
, (introducing an entirely new cast of six new “friends”) it was probably, as they say, “too soon.” Still, I tried to get into it. And there were some amusing moments. But it’s going to take more than one episode to get me fully invested in this crew of dysfunctional people who all think the other ones have it better.
We first meet married couple Bobby (Kevin Connolly) and Andi. They are under a blanket on the couch, talking about how they were so loud they probably woke their child. “Should we do it again?” We hear the score from Homeland, and it’s clear they’re talking about TV, not… Continue