Category Archives: How I Met Your Mother

Ryan Rates Fall TV, Part 1: Sunday – Tuesday

It’s been a busy Fall, and I’ve all but stopped doing weekly episodic reviews for reasons laid out here. But with a lot of shows starting to wrap up their Fall runs, I thought I’d offer up some short takes on the shows I watch on a weekly basis. I almost thought about breaking down […]

“Talking TV with Ryan and Ryan”: HIMYM, Breaking Bad, And Listener Questions

Mo Ryan and I are back with our first of two podcasts this week. The title says it all: this time we talk “How I Met Your Mother,” “Breaking Bad,” and answer some listener queries. Later this week, we’ll be back with an all-“Fringe” edition of the podcast after it premieres. Time stamps: Intro: 0:00 […]

“Talking TV with Ryan and Ryan” talk season finales and 2011 upfronts

Mo Ryan and I are back, this time with a double dose of podcast goodness. In the first, we look at the finales of “Smallville,” “The Good Wife,” “How I Met Your Mother,” and “Chuck.” In the second, we break down the highlights of this week’s television upfronts in NYC. Almost 90 minutes of audio […]

“Talking TV with Ryan and Ryan” catches up with “The Good Wife,” “How I Met Your Mother,” and more

Mo Ryan and I caught up this week. Way up. Inspired by our “State of TV Criticism” podcast a few weeks back, we decided to look at some shows we don’t cover on a weekly basis. On tap this week: “Raising Hope,” “30 Rock,” “The Good Wife,” “How I Met Your Mother,” and “Modern Family.” […]

Carter Bays talks ‘How I Met Your Mother’ in the latest ‘Talking TV with Ryan and Ryan’ podcast

 Maureen “Mo” Ryan and I had the pleasure of talking to the co-creator of CBS’s comedy “How I Met Your Mother,” Carter Bays, in the latest installment of the podcast. He talked about why the show has improved over last season, the new upcoming female figure in Ted’s life, and who made it off The […]

‘Talking TV with Ryan and Ryan’ drop another two podcasts for your listening pleasure

Greeting, listeners of the world. Maureen “Mo” Ryan and I are back with two new podcasts, one new guest, and a whole new listening experience. We’re writers, not audiophiles, but hopefully we’ve made a breakthrough this week in terms of overall listening quality for you. In the first one, Myles McNutt, one of our favorite […]