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.
Aaron Sorkin’s Millennial Problem in 'The Newsroom' | 5 Jun 2013 // 5:30 PM
The Newsroom isn’t just Sorkin’s follow-up to the hyped-then-failed Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip; it’s his argument that the current generation has almost irrevocably maligned public discourse, and as a result America needs a savior. Enter: Will McAvoy.
'The Newsroom': Mr. Sorkin Goes to HBO | 24 Jun 2012 // 1:30 AM
You know you're watching an Aaron Sorkin drama when a character in The Newsroom launches into a monologue that covers the history of American journalism, the basis of a democratic society, and the major themes of Don Quixote.
Aaron Sorkin Signs Off (Maybe) | 10 Nov 2014 // 7:00 AM
It was just after 11:30 a.m. when Aaron Sorkin rose from the hulking leather club chair in his office to light a cigarette and announce his retirement from television.
Sorkin takes to the moral high ground again with ‘The Newsroom’ | 22 Jun 2012 // 5:35 AM
Imagine, for a moment, what our lives would look like if scripted by Aaron Sorkin. We’d all be witty, golden-tongued literates who spout verbal