Season 2, episode 25: “A Gordo Story”

This one gets a dubious honor. Of all the episodes where Gordo throws a tantrum, it bothers me the least. Gordo, Lizzie, Ethan, and Miranda play basketball in a very, very small PE class. Ethan easily blocks what should be Gordo's buzzer-beating basket and Lizzie and Miranda gush about him when he leaves. Gordo is dejected. … Continue reading Season 2, episode 25: “A Gordo Story”

Season 2, episode 24: “Bunkies”

What's Lizzie to do now that she's about to graduate middle school and has made a move on her best friend? Who knows! We've got eleven episodes to slog through now, and they have no significance to the overarching narrative at all. Lizzie, Gordo and Miranda are in the courtyard, AND YES I SAID MIRANDA! MIRANDA IS … Continue reading Season 2, episode 24: “Bunkies”

Season 2, episode 20: “Lizzie’s Eleven”

It's begun: the exile of Miranda. Lalaine missed six episodes of the second season, including the finale, and was absent from The Lizzie McGuire Movie for reasons vaguely related to her music career and the filming of a completely forgettable DCOM. I don't fully understand the timing on that, because they filmed the movie during the fall … Continue reading Season 2, episode 20: “Lizzie’s Eleven”