After announcing to his podcast audience over the weekend that Sony had offered him the opportunity to return as show runner to Community, Dan Harmon has finally announced via his Twitter account that he will, in fact, be returning to the show for its newly announced fifth season, a development that will no doubt delight fans of the show who were somewhat disappointed by the critical and commercial decline of the

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I came away from Community’s penultimate episode of season four, “Heroic Origins,” with mixed feelings once again. As has happened time and time again this season, “new” Community has left me with little else to do except shrug my shoulders, and say, “Okay, fine.” It’s a tough situation. Anyone who says this new season is terrible, unwatchable, or worthless is clearly overreacting. There’s still a lot to love in the absence of Dan Harmon

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“Intro to Felt Surrogacy,” Community’s take on the felt covered world of puppet actors, is a charming episode that, like some of the more recent episodes in this initially troubled fourth season, does more things right than it does wrong, managing to capture a little bit of the show’s former glory. There’s still some messiness and aimlessness, but overall, this week’s episode was full of laughs, a charming change of

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Spoilers ahead. Watch on Hulu and NBC.com. Following the relatively strong “Economics of Marine Biology” two weeks ago, it seems with “Herstory of Dance” that this Dan Harmon-less season of Community is finally starting to stand on its own two feet. Rarely during this episode was I reminded that I wasn’t laughing, which is something I can’t say for some of the earlier episodes this season. There were plenty of moments

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