Standing in the Sun: 'Scandal' in the Age of 'The New Jim Crow'

"Standing in the Sun": 'Scandal' in the Age of 'The New Jim Crow'

By Karen Gaffney

24 May 2016 // 2:00 AM

The counter-narrative in Scandal brings up complicated -- and necessary -- questions about race....

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Sci-Fi TV of the Disco Era: The Grounded Astronaut

By Thomas A. Foster

23 May 2016 // 2:30 AM

Sci-fi television falls back to earth in the "grounded astronaut" cycle of '70s-era sci-fi TV....

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At Billboard Music Awards, Ulterior Motives Rule>

Nobody goes to the Billboard Music Awards to find out who won -- not even the nominated artists....

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//Mixed media

Supernatural: Season 11, Episode 22 - "We Happy Few"

// Channel Surfing

"The show serves up an Avengers-esque character round-up, but the plot is powerless.

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