What an incredible season. I thought seasons 3-4 were the high watermark for this show, but I believe they've been topped. It started out on a great note with Fat Mac and just got funnier from there.
"It breaks your heart. It is designed to break your heart. The game begins in the spring, when everything else begins again, and it blossoms in the summer, filling the afternoons and evenings, and then as soon as the chill rains come, it stops and leaves you to face the fall alone." --- Bart Giamatti, on baseball
One of the silliest and absurd things I have ever seen. But that seems to be what they were going for, so it worked. Angelica Huston made the movie for me. Her character just cracked me up. The cutaway ship set was brilliant.