Maybe Constant Mockery Is the Key to a Happy Marriage?

My husband and I recently devoured the new season of Catastrophe. For those who aren't familiar, the show is a cry-with-laughter delight about a 40-ish Irishwoman (Sharon Horgan) who lives in London and gets pregnant after a hot six-night fling with an American (Rob Delaney). In a bold roll of the dice, they decide to stay together and raise a family; the show follows their struggle to keep love alive while exhausted and covered in breast milk. And while many shows have done "wacky early days of marriage and parenthood," I've never seen it done quite like this.

Take the scene where Rob tries in vain to get rid of an erection before their young son bounds into the room.

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