Despite insulting the twenty thousand year-long tradition of human imagination, ingenuity, and invention, the History Channel’s insufferable show Ancient Aliens is a pleasure to watch, thanks to the efforts of their fantastic art people. Have you seen a television show that does a better job of of decorating background sets to best mimic the natural working environments of their experts?
Investigative journalism! It’s all about keeping the public informed while surreptitiously seducing them. More pinot noir, baby?
Somewhere out there, there is an award for cramming the tenets of ’90s pop culture scientist stereotypes into a single frame.