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True Blood Recap: Karma

True Blood Recap: Karma
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen True Blood Season 7, Ep. 6 – “Karma.” “I don’t think screwing your siblings what they meant by bad times.” — Andy In television there is a time for action and a time to set up future action and six episodes into a ten episode final... Read more »

True Blood Recap: Return to Oz

True Blood Recap: Return to Oz
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen True Blood season 7, Ep. 5 – “Return to Oz.” “You stabbed somebody, Auntie! That’s why people think you’re crazy!” — Lafayette Ain’t no party like a Sookie Stackhouse party, because a Sookie Stackhouse party ends with gay sex and a stabbing. Honestly, I’m with Nicole... Read more »

True Blood Recap: Death is Not the End

True Blood Recap: Death is Not the End
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen True Blood Season 7, Ep. 4 – “Death is Not the End.” “And Eric Northman is nothing if he is not pure fucking sex on a throne.” — Ginger If the vampire genre as a whole does one thing, it proves that this episode’s title, “Death... Read more »
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Orange is the New Black Season 2 Finale Review

Orange is the New Black Season 2 Finale Review
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen Orange is the New Black’s Season 2 finale, “We Have Manners. We’re Polite.” “Always so rude, that one.” — Rosa Many shows develop of formula for its season finales and stick to it. Orange is the New Black is clearly not one of shows. While last... Read more »

True Blood Recap: Fire in the Hole

True Blood Recap: Fire in the Hole
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen True Blood Season 7, Ep. 3 –“Fire in the Hole.” “Saint Fucking Petersburg, Eric? You know how I hate the Russian people.” — Pam   “Fire in the Hole” fell into an all too familiar pattern of True Blood episodes; for fifty minutes barely anything happened,... Read more »

Orange is the New Black Review: Episodes 10-12

Orange is the New Black Review: Episodes 10-12
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen Orange is the New Black Season 2, Episodes 10-12. Well, if it were me, I would kick him to death. But we all have our own way of parenting.” — Red As with all so-called “slow-paced shows” the final three episodes leading up to the finale... Read more »
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True Blood Recap: I Found You

True Blood Recap: I Found You
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen True Blood Season 7, Ep. 2 – “I Found You.” I did not survive four lousy husbands, a serial killer boyfriend and the sorta suicide of my love, Terry, to die in the dingy basement of a fucking vampire bar. — Arlene In a season all... Read more »

Series Premiere Review: The Leftovers

Series Premiere Review: The Leftovers
If the only goal of a television pilot is to create a complex world and set up a season’s worth of mysteries than The Leftovers succeeded with flying colors. Set in a small town three years after a rapture-like event, The Leftovers explores the idea of loss, grief and the unknown. Add in a mysterious... Read more »

Series Premiere Review: Tyrant

Series Premiere Review: Tyrant
Given the current political climate, there is no doubt that a show attempting to give nuance and depth to the tyrannical leaders of a Middle Eastern country is a tough sell. The sell is made all the tougher when said shows lacks any actual nuance in the attempt to sell it. Tyrant centers on Barry... Read more »
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Orphan Black Season Two Finale Recap: By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried

Orphan Black Season Two Finale Recap: By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried
Spoiler Alert: Do not read if you haven’t seen the Orphan Black Season 2 Finale, “By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried.” “Let’s do open a rollicking debate about keeping secrets.” — Felix Any problems Orphan Black may have had with their clones being too unconnected were forgotten for the season finale. All the... Read more »
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