And that's a good thing. Just noting: Gay winners, non-annoying gay jokes, gay actors playing roles in the proceedings, winners thanking their same-sex wives.
They might still mess it up by giving some sort of award to 24. But at the one-third mark, the Emmy's are looking quite good.
Seriously, the opening number was good and peppy, the humor has been good and (thankfully) not insulting, and the pace has been strong. So far, Jimmy Fallon's earning a gold star.