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The Best TV Shows of 2012 | 16 Jan 2013 // 4:10 PM

Thanks to imports and cable channel choices, the year in TV was very interesting indeed. Where else can classical detectives meet with their updated complements, or sullen 20-somethings smirk at their ancient societal/criminal betters? Oh, and don't forget squid.

The Best Television Shows of 2011 | 10 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM

The small screen offers up the usual suspects, proving once again that, with a few exceptions, what's good on today's prime time schedule will stay that way until the next best-of list.


'New Girl' Is Going Nowhere | 30 Apr 2013 // 12:30 AM

As someone who’s yet to eat whatever ergot is making everyone idolize Zooey Deschanel, my feelings toward her range from indifference to mild anxiety. I don’t want to stare longingly into her half-dollar-sized eyes; I find them unsettling.

Do You Love or Hate Zooey Deschanel? 'New Girl: The Complete First Season' | 5 Nov 2012 // 4:10 PM

Being focused on Jess, the whole show takes on a seemingly passive-aggressive defiant position by saying: This is who I am, take me or leave me.


The Plight of 'Secondary Sex' | 5 Jun 2014 // 2:08 AM

On TV and in the movies, there's no time after the "first time'".

Zoey Deschanel is Adorkably Delicious | 12 Jul 2013 // 2:00 AM

How long can Zoey Deschanel's quirk-laden loveability maintain its charm over audiences?


Twee time: Can we stop the sweet? | 30 Nov 2011 // 12:35 AM

We need to talk about twee. Twee is pervasive, genteel and hard to bear, pixie-haired, wide-eyed and precocious. Twee is also out of hand, and

//Mixed media

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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