Too often, Big Bang’s ‘A’ and ‘B’ storylines have literally nothing to do with one another.
Parks and Rec: the rewards (and perils) of a fleshed-out sitcom world
NBC’s Parks and Recreation goes out of its way to create a consistent fictional world, with recurring characters and odd local lore. For example, Li’l Sebastian, the beloved mini-horse of Pawnee, Indiana, doesn’t just headline a single funny episode. He comes up again and again, even after his untimely death. He’s the star of the…