TV Party: “Just Do This For Me! Recapping WWE WrestleMania 34 with Pros and Newbies”

Plus, thoughts on Brooklyn Nine-Nine and that terrifying Atlanta episode

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    For our inaugural installment of our recurring segment Just Do This For Me!, first-timers Allison Shoemaker and Clint Worthington step into the ring with seasoned WWE veterans — The A.V. Club’s LaToya Ferguson and Film Editor Dominick Suzanne-Mayer — for their very first WrestleMania!


    Together, the fearsome foursome discuss all the bone-crushing mayhem, surprise upsets, and camptastic outfits of WWE WrestleMania 34. Suffice to say, we’re all #TeamNicholas over here.

    Along with that, the panel gushes about Brooklyn Nine-Nine‘s beautiful bottle episode “The Box”, delve more into the mastery of FX’s Atlanta, and finally find out why that Legends of Tomorrow episode is titled “Guest Starring John Noble.”


    2:16 – TV News:
    The Simpsons responding to The Problem with Apu, David Simon’s new series, the CW renewal slate, the High Fidelity reboot


    12:12 – Picks of the Week:
    Dom: Atlanta, “Teddy Perkins” (FX)
    Clint: DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, “Guest Starring John Noble” (CW)
    LaToya: Brooklyn Nine-Nine, “The Box” (FOX)
    Allison: Killing Eve, “Nice Face” (BBC)

    37:11 – Just Do This For Me! WWE WrestleMania 34:
    43:01 – Initial reactions from the newbies (Allison, Clint)
    49:38 – Favorite matches
    59:09 – General discussion
    1:20:03 – WrestleMania‘s place in the wrestling world
    1:25:39 – Questions from the experts (Dom, LaToya)
    1:38:58 – Final thoughts

    1:42:50 – Next Week in TV:
    Dom: Chef’s Table: Pastry (Netflix)
    Clint: The Expanse season 3 premiere (Syfy), Lost in Space (Netflix)
    LaToya: The Challenge: Vendettas reunion episode (MTV)
    Allison: RuPaul’s Drag Race, “The Last Ball on Earth” (VH1)