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'VEEP' goes deep in Season 2, and there's more Julia Louis-Dreyfus to love
'VEEP' goes deep in Season 2, and there's more Julia Louis-Dreyfus to love

"Deep" and "sitcom" are not words often used in the same sentence. But a visit to the "VEEP" soundstage in Columbia gave a glimpse of the larger cultural power of this savvy satire from HBO, returning for its second season Sunday night. I also came away dazzled by Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who last year won an Emmy as best comedic actress for her portrayal of Vice President Selina Meyer. "VEEP" drills as far down into the state of the national psyche as any TV comedy has in the past 30 years. This is the one series currently on prime-time TV that speaks to what all the lost jobs and lost homes have done to our collective psyche since the Great Recession...

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