2019

TOP 100 EPISODES OF 2019


1. When They See Us – “Part 4”
2. Succession – “This Is Not for Tears”
3. Fosse/Verdon – “Nowadays”
4. Fleabag – “Episode 1”
5. PEN15 – “Anna Ishii-Peters”
6. Watchmen – “This Extraordinary Being”
7. Ramy – “Strawberries”
8. Mr. Robot – “407 Proxy Authentication”
9. Succession – “Tern Haven”
10. Fleabag – “Episode 4”

THE OTHER 90: [Unranked]

The Act – “Plan B”
The Act – “Free”
The Affair – “Episode 511”
Armistead Maupin’s Tale of the City – “Days of Small Surrenders”
Barry – “The Show Must Go On, Probably?”
Barry – “ronny/lily”
Baskets – “Common Room Wake”
Better Things – “Toilet”
Big Little Lies – “I Want to Know”
Big Mouth – “My Furry Valentine”


Big Mouth – “Duke”
Black Mirror – “Striking Vipers”
Black Mirror – “Smithereens”
Bob’s Burgers – “Long Time Listener, First Time Bob”
BoJack Horseman – “The New Client”
BoJack Horseman – “Surprise!”
Castle Rock – “The Laughing Place”
Catch-22 – “Episode 3”
Catch-22 – “Episode 6”
Chernobyl – “Please Remain Calm”


Chernobyl – “Open Wide, O Earth”
Crashing – “The Viewing Party”
The Crown – “Tywysog Cymru”
The Crown – “You Only Get One”
Dead to Me – “I Can’t Go Back”
The Deuce – “You Only Get One”
Dickinson – “Wild Nights”
Documentary Now! – “Original Cast Album: Co-Op”
Easy – “Blank Pages”
Euphoria – “Shook Ones Pt. II”


Euphoria – “The Trials and Tribulations of Trying to Pee While Depressed”
Family Guy – “You Can’t Handle the Booth”
Fleabag – “Episode 3”
Fleabag – “Episode 6”
Fosse/Verdon – “Glory”
Fosse/Verdon – “All I Care About Is Love”
Game of Thrones – “A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms”
Game of Thrones – “The Long Night”
GLOW – “Freaky Tuesday”
GLOW – “Outward Bound”


Grey’s Anatomy – “The Winner Takes It All”
The Handmaid’s Tale – “Liars”
I Think You Should Leave with Tim Robinson – “Oh Crap, a Bunch More Bad Stuff Just Happened”
The Mandlorian – “Chapter 5: The Gunslinger”
The Mandlorian – “Chapter 8: Redemption”
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – “It’s Comedy or Cabbage”
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – “Marvelous Radio”
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – “A Jewish Girl Walks Into the Apollo…”
Modern Love – “Take Me as I Am, Whoever I Am”
Mr. Robot – “405 Method Not Allowed”


Mr. Robot – “whoami”/“Hello, Elliot”
On Becoming a God in Central Florida – “The Stinker Thinker”
One Day at a Time – “Ghosts”
Orange Is the New Black – “God Bless America”
Orange Is the New Black – “Here’s Where We Get Off”
The Other Two – “Chase Gets the Gays”
The Other Two – “Chase Drops His First Album”
PEN15 – “First Day”
PEN15 – “Ojichan”
PEN15 – “AIM”


PEN15 – “Dance”
Pose – “Love’s in Need of Love Today”
Pose – “Revelations”
Ramy – “Between the Toes”
Ramy – “No Me Quitte Pas”
The Righteous Gemstones – “Interlude”
Room 104 – “Itchy”
Russian Doll – “Ariadne”
Saturday Night Live – “Eddie Murphy/Lizzo”
Sex Education – “Episode 3”


She’s Gotta Have It – “#NationTime”
Shrill – “Pool”
Sorry for Your Loss – “Norway”
Stranger Things – “Chapter Eight: The Battle of Starcourt”
Succession – “The Summer Palace”
Succession – “Hunting”
Succession – “DC”
This Is Us – “Songbird Road, Part 1”
This Is Us – “Our Little Island Girl”
This Is Us – “R&B”


Too Old to Die Young – “Chapter 5: The Fool”
Tuca & Bertie – “The Sex Bugs”
The Twilight Zone – “Replay”
Unbelievable – “Episode 1”
Unbelievable – “Episode 8”
Undone – “The Crash”
Undone – “The Wedding”
Veep – “Veep”
Watchmen – “She Was Killed by Space Junk”
When They See Us – “Part 2”

HONORABLE MENTION: The Act – “A Whole New World”; Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City – “Three of Cups”; Barry – “berkman > block”; Better Things – “Monsters in the Moonlight”; The Big Bang Theory – “The Stockholm Syndrome”; Big Mouth – “Disclosure the Movie: The Musical!”; Black Monday – “122”; Black Monday – “0”; black-ish – “Black Like Us”; Brooklyn Nine-Nine – “Four Movements”; Castle Rock – “The Mother”; Chernobyl – “Vichnaya Pamyat”; The Conners – “Slappy Holidays”; The Crown – “Margaretology”; The Crown – “Imbroglio”; Dear White People – “Chapter X”; Dickinson – “I Felt a Funeral, in My Brain”; Dollface – “Mama Bear”; Euphoria – “Made You Look”; Evil – “Rose390”; GLOW – “A Very GLOW Christmas”; Good Omens – “The Doomsday Option”; Living with Yourself – “Nice Knowing You”; The Mandalorian – “Chapter 6: The Prisoner”; Mindhunter – “Episode 5”; Mr. Robot – “eXit”; On Becoming a God in Central Florida – “The Gloomy-Zoomies”; Pose – “Acting Up”; Pose – “Life’s a Beach”; The Righteous Gemstones – “Better Is the End of a Thing Than Its Beginning”; Sex Education – “Episode 1”; She’s Gotta Have It – “#IAmYourMirror”; Sorry for Your Loss – “What’s Wrong with Your Chest?”; Sorry for Your Loss – “I’m Still Here”; Special – “Chapter Three: Free Scones”; Stranger Things – “Chapter Seven: The Bite”; The Umbrella Academy – “Changes’; Unbelievable – “Episode 7”; Undone – “That Halloween Night”; Veronica Mars – “Keep Calm and Party One”; Watchmen – “A God Walks Into Abar”; Years and Years – “Episode 4”