Orange is the New Black
//Features

The Best Television of 2014 | 5 Jan 2015 // 9:20 PM

In 2014, we let Russian spies, biker gangs, Silicon Valley techies, and existentially frustrated detectives into our living rooms. As these 25 picks reveal, we had good reasons for doing so.

//Columns

Can Television Be a Solution to Hollywood's Diversity Problem? | 18 Feb 2015 // 9:30 PM

We are living in the second Golden Age of Television, and not just because the writing is so good: TV is where we can tune in for real diversity.

//Reviews

'Orange is the New Black' Eases Us All Into Prison Life | 11 May 2014 // 9:15 PM

These are women who are rarely given a voice in television, so when a series like Orange is the New Black comes along, it’s striking in its depiction.

'Orange is the New Black' Is Imprisoned Between Comedy and Drama | 11 Jul 2013 // 12:00 AM

As its characters remain thinly rendered types and the situations predictable, Orange is the New Black veers from melodrama to slapstick.

//Blogs

The Many Faces of Female Friendship in 'Orange Is the New Black' | 10 Jul 2014 // 4:00 AM

Because female relationships are rarely depicted well on television, Orange Is the New Black stands out from the norm.

//News

TV discovers prison isn't such a confining setting | 12 Aug 2014 // 6:32 AM

Movies have been going to prison for years, embracing themes of incarceration from “Jailhouse Rock” to “The Shawshank Redemption.” “Chicago” won the best picture Oscar

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'True Detective': Maybe Tomorrow

// Channel Surfing

"True Detective, Season 2, Episode 3: Where does the kitsch end and the surreal begin?

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