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Series / The Great Indoors

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The Great Indoors was a short lived CBS sitcom about a Generation X adventure reporter who must supervise the Millennial workers in the Outdoor limits magazine company, which had become an online only format, thus ending his days of adventure reporting.

It starred Joel McHale, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Susanna Fielding, Christine Ko, Chris Williams, Shawn Brown and Stephen Fry. The Great Indoors ran from 27th October 2016 to May 8th 2017.

The Great Tropes

  • Ascended Fanboy: Clark literally worships Jack and is a huge fan of his work.
  • Big Damn Kiss: Emma kisses Clark in the Series Finale, after overhearing Clark saying how much he loves her.
  • Black and Nerdy: Mason. He's also openly Bisexual as well.
  • Cool Old Guy: Roland, he tries to stay hip with the younger work colleagues.
  • Deadpan Snarker: Jack never wastes an opportunity to say a sarcastic comment. Emma is also quite sassy herself.
  • Heterosexual Life-Partners: Jack and Eddie have been friends for a long time. Mason and Clark are very close too.
  • Political Overcorrectness: The sitcom portrayed the Millennial workers as easily offended and quick to correct Clark on appropriate terms.