Carly Fiorina Is Dead Wrong About Paid Parental Leave
August 10, 2015

Netflix's policy shows precisely what's wrong with relying on the private sector to do "the right thing."

Netflix' Daredevil Is TV's First Gentrification-Fighting Superhero
April 15, 2015

How a Marvel superhero can embodies the spirit of Jane Jacobs. 

Netflix's 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' Is an Instant Sitcom Classic
March 08, 2015

The Tina Fey-produced series is less cynical than "30 Rock," but also darker.

The President Underwood Guide to Centrist Leadership
March 06, 2015

"House of Cards" is catnip for pundits who wish the president would crack congressional skulls.

Anonymous Should Hack Sony and Leak 'The Interview'—for Freedom's Sake
December 18, 2014

Not that we condone lawbreaking or anything.

One of The Best Films About World War I Deserves to Make a Comeback
June 27, 2014

Jean Renoir beautifully illuminates the Great War's conflicts.

Sad But True: The Only Way to Save the Open Internet Requires Sucking Up to Corporate Titans
April 24, 2014

The grassroots only win when they have big business on their side.

Americans Have Started Saying "Queue." Blame Netflix.
March 13, 2014

It took us years just to learn how to pronounce it.

The Shocking Death in 'House of Cards' Season Two Reveals the Show's Biggest Flaw
February 14, 2014

This explosive plot development in season two is House of Cards at its worst.

Netflix's War on Mass Culture
December 04, 2013

Binge viewing was just the beginning. What you need to know to understand life after the end of mass culture.