09/03/2015 05:12 EDT | Updated 09/03/2015 05:59 EDT

Ed The Sock: TV's Complicated Relationship With Cops and Robbers

Television cop shows used to portray cops and robbers in very black and white terms, but not any more argues Ed the Sock.

The sock puppet curmudgeon points out that often the law is seen as an impediment to justice, which says a lot about how pop culture looks at the legal system.

For the full rant, watch the video above.