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22 Feb 2017 // 10:40 AM

CONTEST: Win a Season Pass for VH1’s ‘The Breaks’

Win a Season Pass to VH1's new '90s hip-hop series, The Breaks.

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SAG Awards: A Night When Politics Trumped the Prizes Themselves

"This immigrant ban is a blemish and is un-American," said Veep’s Julia Louis-Dreyfus, the evening’s first award recipient, getting the ball rolling.

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‘O.J. - Made in America’: Race, TV, and New Normals

As we work to understand the current climate of post-truths and "alternative facts", we might all do well to think again about particular historical moments.

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The Story of How “Love Is All Around” Become the Theme to ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show’

“Who can turn the world on with her smile?” Mary Tyler Moore, of course.

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‘Riverdale’, the CW’s Dark Take on Archie Comics, Is Vital and Inviting

Riverdale, the new TV take on the classic Archie comics, presents as a kind of Twin Peaks meets Dawson’s Creek.

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24 Jan 2017 // 10:38 AM

CONTEST: Win ‘Broad City’ Season 3 on DVD and Vinyl Soundtrack

You have a chance to win a copy Broad City Season 3 on DVD as well as the series soundtrack on yellow vinyl.

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Norman Lear Reboots ‘One Day at a Time’ For a New Generation on Netflix

“It was a good piece of my life,” Lear says of the sitcom, which was part of a number of forward-looking series — including “All in the Family,” “The Jeffersons” and “Maude” — that made the writer-producer a force in television.

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‘black-ish’ Creator Kenya Barris on Finding Humor to Heal Following a ‘Shocking Election’

black-ish has managed to wring humor out of episodes tackling police brutality and the complexities of the N-word, along with more traditional sitcom plot lines.

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White on White: The Misappropriate Commercialization of a Mina Mazzini Song

A new TV ad for a Las Vegas hotel seems like campy fun. But the subtext isn't so innocent.

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Lunch Cobbler and a Tiger Too: Five Thoughts on ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 7, Episode 2

In true “Walking Dead” fashion, after the brutality and significant body count of last week’s first episode of the 7th season, the producers sent us off this week in another direction.

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'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

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"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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