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Quick Takes: HBO Teases Silicon Valley, Veep, The Leftovers and The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

This spring, forget about becoming reacquainted with nature. If you’re a fan of good quality television, HBO is making it difficult for you to get off the couch or wherever you watch its various shows and movies. Three of the premium channel’s most buzzworthy series are set to hit air this April. As […]

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VICE Season 5 Preview: “Assad’s Syria” and “Cost of Climate Change”

VICE does some very important investigative journalism on topics that should concern us all. I became a fan of the show a while ago, when I realized VICE was committed to reporting stories that — for whatever reason — weren’t getting much play in traditional Western media.

Recaps Texas Comes Calling and the Team Takes on a Sociopath in Bull “What’s Your Number?”

Texas Comes Calling and the Team Takes on a Sociopath in Bull “What’s Your Number?”

It seems to be a trend with Bull that he’ll take a case as much for the cause as for the client. The episode this week begins with a horrifying structural failure – a skybridge suspended by a series of cables fifty-nine storeys in the air, falling to earth killing […]

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Brendan Penny Talks A Dash of Love, Chesapeake Shores, and Motive [Exclusive]

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] In the last year, Brendan Penny has become a staple in the Hallmark rotation, appearing in three films over the last 14 months and as a regular in the first season of Chesapeake Shores. That third film, A Dash of Love, premieres Saturday night at 9/8c […]

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VICE Season 5 Preview: “Assad’s Syria” and “Cost of Climate Change”

VICE does some very important investigative journalism on topics that should concern us all. I became a fan of the show a while ago, when I realized VICE was committed to reporting stories that — for whatever reason — weren’t getting much play in traditional Western media.

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Quick Takes: A Season 12 Sneak Peek of NBC’s The Voice

NBC’s The Voice is about to drop its 12th season on the masses with potentially its best lineup of coaches ever. Muscling in on the Adam Levine / Blake Shelton bromance is Shelton’s other significant other, Gwen Stefani, along with multiple-Grammy winner Alicia Keys.

Texas Comes Calling and the Team Takes on a Sociopath in Bull “What’s Your Number?”
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Texas Comes Calling and the Team Takes on a Sociopath in Bull “What’s Your Number?”

It seems to be a trend with Bull that he’ll take a case as much for the cause as for the client. The episode this week begins with a horrifying structural failure – a skybridge suspended by a series of cables fifty-nine storeys in the air, falling to earth killing […]

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Quick Takes: HBO Teases Silicon Valley, Veep, The Leftovers and The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

This spring, forget about becoming reacquainted with nature. If you’re a fan of good quality television, HBO is making it difficult for you to get off the couch or wherever you watch its various shows and movies. Three of the premium channel’s most buzzworthy series are set to hit air this April. As […]

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Taboo Preview: Episode 7

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] This week on Taboo, in the aftermath of Winter’s murder, James doesn’t seem terribly overwrought at what he might have done while the people around him react more definitively.

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The Walking Dead “New Best Friends”

Has Rick finally found a group to help him defeat The Saviors? The Walking Dead Season 7 Episode 10, titled “New Best Friends,” introduced us to another group that originated from the comics. While they haven’t been given an official name yet on the series, it’s clear they are The […]

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Dialogue Shines in Black Sails “XXXII”

“XXXII” is the epitome of what it looks like when all hell breaks loose. The pirates were successful in taking back Nassau, but now the streets are overrun with men who have been cooped up too long under an oppressive regime. Flint’s plan includes reforming the Captain’s Council; however, many […]

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Humans Preview: Season 2 Episode 2

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Humans continues its return with another really strong hour as Laura struggles with whether and how to help Niska in her request to be tried as human for her homicidal behavior in the first season, while also honoring her commitment to take her family past their experience with […]

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Girls Final Season Preview: “Hostage Situation”

Warning: Girls Spoilers Is Girls‘ Hannah Horvath growing up? It seems like this might be a path she’s exploring in the show’s final season. Will it be a temporary phase or something that sticks? We’ll find out in the series finale.

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Black Sails Preview: “XXXII”

Overthrowing a seated government is no easy feat. The task is all the more difficult in a place like New Providence Island where small factions, banded together through shoddy alliances, now have a taste of freedom. Flint, Silver, and Madi are still trying to sort out where it all went […]