“Nothing quite rivals the election…[it’s] the season finale of the biggest primetime reality show…I’m not trivializing it, but there’s nothing in pop culture…there’s no song, no TV show, no blockbuster movie that quite rivals it for suspense and saturation…it’s a buddy movie with a twist…the uptight white guy and the cool black guy [who], whatever you think of them ideologically or politically, are pretty interesting characters.” — N.Y. Times critic A.O. Scott speaking during 11.2 “Sweet Spot.”

Sweet Spot guys David Carr, A.O. Scott.