June 22, 2024

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YouTube Selection: Wisecrack Shows Why TV Was Bad For Sterling Archer

TV helped make Sterling Archer what he is. And that's terrible. Wisecrack explains.

The FX animated adult comedy Archer came back recently, with Sterling Archer finally out of his coma and back to the “real” world of spycraft.

Of course, Sterling Archer is a terrible human being in many ways, and the YouTube channel Wisecrack has a source for Sterling’s general terrible behavior:  television.

Now, to be fair, Wisecrack as it always does offers a more nuanced take on things than just “TV made Archer bad!”  But TV played a major role in shaping who Sterling Archer is, and Wisecrack explains why he is what he is.  See below for details.