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Scrubs, which aired on ABC from 2001-10, built a zany but emotionally grounded world around J.D. and its general high jinks.
Your insistence that your past is just a series of mild high jinks doesn’t completely track with me.
Which is exactly what Logan Lucky delivers, an engaging and self-aware retread of past high jinks.
Their titles suggest the visual high jinks in store for viewers: The Stars Don’t Lie, Happier Underground, Even Your Bad Mood is Sweet, Softening to Sanity.
The showers start in April, when a freewheeling dude enters your world and some very hot high jinks ensue.
The predictable threequel is more of the insipid same, oddly pulling back on the musical montages in favor of laughable slapstick comedy, daddy issues galore and, inexplicably, secret-agent high jinks.
But its sudden popularity is attested by the number of 18th-century prints showing high jinks in servants’ halls at Christmas time.
Bob Colacello, a Vanity Fair special correspondent who attends a fair share of holiday parties, believes the current political and cultural environment is, in itself, a deterrent to unseemly high jinks.
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: wild or playful behavior
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