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Stop Resurrecting Dead TV Shows!
Yahoo should have let 'Community' rest in peace
July 01, 2014

"Community" is coming back for a sixth season (and maybe a movie). Yahoo should have let it rest in peace.

The Republicans Who Are Learning to Embrace Obamacare
September 17, 2013

Most of the Obamacare press coverage on Monday was about a pair of polls—one from the Pew Center for the People and the Press, the other from NBC News and the Wall Street Journal.

The Reality Competition Show, Deconstructed
June 28, 2013

“Siberia,” the bizarre new series premiering Monday on NBC, is scripted horror drama framed as a reality competition show, which means that it replicates the thumping suspense and quick camera cuts of  “Survivor” and “Fear Factor” and “The Amazing Ra

Betty White Is Not a Sex Machine
Our culture’s cruel obsession with dirty old women
June 16, 2013

Our culture’s cruel obsession with dirty old women.

Bad TV: A Love Letter
"TGS" is terrible. That's one reason "30 Rock" is awesome.
January 30, 2013

"30 Rock" will be remembered, above all, as a love letter to bad TV.

Roe v. Wade Is More Popular Than Ever—A Fact the Supreme Court Is Unlikely to Ignore
January 22, 2013

And the Supreme Court Is unlikely to ignore that fact.

"1600 Penn" and the Tedium of the Goofball White House Comedy
January 10, 2013

"1600 Penn" is too absurd to be funny

Finished With Taxes? Not Even Close
January 06, 2013

With two new fiscal fights approaching, Republicans want taxes off the table.

This Hit Caused a Concussion. It Was Also Legal. Discuss.
December 28, 2012

Balancing the safety of NFL players and the quality of the game is not so simple.

"You Might Even Say It Blows!"
December 21, 2012

Have we reached the end of the pop Christmas canon?

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