No woman is an island, but Liz Lemon sure tries like hell to be one in these early episodes, feeling like everyone around her is questioning her decision-making, even as she makes the reasonably questionable decision of dining at the same, consistent, comfortable sandwich place.
Only when she realizes what that sandwich place represents is she willing to accept Jack’s invitation.
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But he’s an asset to Liz as much as he is a thorn in her side, and 30 Rock would improve by leaps and bounds once it began a full-court press with Liz and Jack’s adversarial alliance.
In April he spoke with an aide of Colorado congresswoman Pat Schroeder, who encouraged him to go public with his story to build popular support for a bill to overturn the ban on gay service members.
“So we don’t really know when the algorithm has worked.
That will change soon, with the rise of mobile and wearable computing.
For all its patchwork plotting, however, “Jack Meets Dennis” does an excellent job of showing off the dummies that Liz has to deal with around the clock.
As such it’s so, so important that Jack offers his services as a mentor in “Jack Meets Dennis.” That’s a bridge she’s initially reluctant to cross, because she’s not yet ready to accept such assistance from someone else. The only stable presence in her work life is Pete; the only stable presence in her home life is The Beeper King.