Originally Posted by Caveat Emperor
I hated this show when it was on originally. I really wanted to like it, given the praise it got, but I just felt the entire thing was too smug and self-referential for it's own good.
It was like I could see the writers giving themselves high-five for being so awesome while every episode was going on, and it was just a tremendous turn-off for me.
I gave up on it after about 2 episodes when it first came out. But I recently have been watching it on Netflix and it really is actually quite good.