Negative encounters with the media, which play out in the media, are the highly visible effects of broader cultural shifts that are occurring regardless of celebrity status.
18 Dec 2013
Blue Jasmine is a portrait of a woman unsympathetic in so many ways, but nonetheless touching in her utter loss.
25 Jul 2013
This week, we say goodbye to one of the best comedies TV has seen in decades. How influential has it been? How perfectly does it portray modern day popular culture?
30 Jan 2013
Like any good comfort food, 30 Rock has become very familiar, offering little new but providing familiar, welcome laughs. While some may take issue with the lack of development, there's still a lot of fun to be found on the show's sixth go-round.
08 Oct 2012
"Never thought I'd feel sorry for a guy with a tattoo of a leprechaun vomiting on a book." And with that, 30 Rock begins a small and welcome renaissance ...
10 Jan 2012
Down but not out, 30 Rock: Season Four creates problems by beefing up the supporting cast's character arcs at the expense of Liz Lemon's ...
11 Oct 2010
Battling bias can be hard, but It's Complicated lacks the basic quality material to make the proper case.
05 May 2010
When NBC moved Jay Leno to ten, the network thought it was going to change the very face of TV. The goals in developing Jerry Seinfeld's The Marriage Ref were undoubtedly more modest. But Jerry may yet succeed where Jay failed.
04 Mar 2010
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In memoriam of a TV season cut down before its prime time, PopMatters staff celebrates the Top 30 TV Shows of 2007. Some are old favorites. Others have barely made their impression felt. But at a time when all broadcast fortunes are up in the air, they definitely deserve the recognition.
17 Jan 2008
The DVD of Elizabethtown is called the Widescreen Special Collector's Edition, though there's not one thing special about it.
06 Feb 2006
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