Revisiting ‘Xavier: Renegade Angel,’ a 21st Century Traumedy
November marked the ten-year anniversary of Adult Swim’s broadcast of Xavier: Renegade Angel, a show that spanned two ten-episode seasons and for a small, rabid viewership still represents the crowning achievement of irreverent art collective PFFR. Known for working on the sidelines to help re... [Read More]
‘Xavier: Renegade Angel’ Set the Standard for Laziness/Brilliance by Outsourcing an Episode to Fans
‘Structurally Sound’ is a recurring feature where each week a different structurally unusual, rule-breaking anomaly of an episode from a comedy series is examined. “Eat that ketchup nice and good.” Adult Swim is a channel that has made a name for itself by airing the stranges... [Read More]
‘Xavier: Renegade Angel’ Set the Standard for Laziness/Brilliance by Outsourcing an Episode to Fans
‘Structurally Sound’ is a recurring feature where each week a different structurally unusual, rule-breaking anomaly of an episode from a comedy series is examined. “Eat that ketchup nice and good.” Adult Swim is a channel that has made a name for itself by airing the stranges... [Read More]
'The Heart, She Holler' and PFFR's Insane Trilogy of Ignorance
by Daniel Kurland The production company PFFR, headlined by the infinitely unconventional Vernon Chatman, John Lee, and Alison Levy, have produced some of the most unique, challenging, (and naturally) hated programs to have graced Adult Swim, a channel already known for different, more absurd progra... [Read More]