Oh, Battlestar Galactica – your fancy, re-imagined self reeled me in. You became one of few shows I watched live every week. In days or dreadful months between episodes, I scoured the internet for spoilers. Then, I started making friends watch the DVDs. After a frenzied marathon they would call me, their new sci-fi crack dealer, for more.
The writers of IFC’s new show Portlandia have been there. The star couple of the series start watching BSG. Hours and days go by. I bet you’ll be able to relate.
Watch the clip after the break.
If you want to tempt fate, the entire 2004 BSG series can be had on Blu-ray right now for $128.99. That’s 57% off the list price.