The Digital Media Revolution Will Not Be Televised
June 29, 2015

Michael Wolff’s new argument about the future of television is just as unconvincing as when I first made it 15 years ago.

I Was David Letterman's Adopted Daughter (But Only for a Day)
May 14, 2015

In 1996, the Late Night host made a big difference to this thirteen-year-old grieving for the loss of her mother.

ESPN Is Finally Killing Cable. But Don't Celebrate Yet
January 06, 2015

The era of "a la carte" television may not be as awesome as you think.

If You Hate Jamie Oliver, You Might Just Be a Snob
November 07, 2014

Do you dislike Jamie Oliver because you’re ideologically opposed to his pasta dishes, or is it because the idea of a working class man who has acquired the privileges of middle class life pisses you off?

This German Talk Show Is American Celebrities' Worst Nightmare
November 03, 2014

It's a little bit racist. It's a little bit sexist. And it shows ordinary Germans cracking walnuts with their butts.

Finally, a TV Show That Truly Takes Religion Seriously
August 05, 2014

Would it take the Rapture for Americans to turn back to faith?

'Game of Thrones' Ends Its Fourth Season
June 15, 2014

“Game of Thrones” has no heroes, and anybody who looks like one is probably lying or about to die.

Would 'Game of Thrones' Let Tyrion Die?
May 11, 2014

It's pretty clear that George R.R. Martin won’t hesitate to kill his darlings, his darlings' darlings, and most of all, his fans’ darlings.

An Open Letter to Everyone Who Says That Jamie Lannister Is Irredeemable
April 28, 2014

Game of Thrones is asking you what kind of person you are. The answer isn't as straightforward as you think.