Esther Breger
Assistant Editor

Paid Leave This Week: Twitter Dads Take Time Off; Sheryl Sandberg Gives Fatherhood a Makeover
June 22, 2015

Lean In partnered with Getty Images to make stock photos of dads actually taking care of their children.

'True Detective' Is No Longer Prestige TV
June 19, 2015

The show has lost its directorial auteur from Season one—and what made it so unique.

There’s Nothing "Soft" About Orange Is the New Black’s Third Season
June 15, 2015

 “Orange Is the New Black ” is at its best when it's sloppy and sprawling and transcendent.

Television's Long History of Humiliating Poor People
June 01, 2015

There is a long history in American game shows of exploiting the economically precarious for crass entertainment.

First Wives Club
May 18, 2015

Why all Hillary look-alikes don't look the same.

The 'Mad Men' Finale Wasn't As Cynical As You Think
May 18, 2015

So was what we call peace and enlightenment invented by guys like Donald Draper to sell Coca-Cola?