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the teens
American Vandal Is the Most Realistic Portrayal of High School Ever By Anna Silman

It’s also really, really funny.

dark sabrina
After Bringing You Sexy Archie, the CW Is Developing a Dark Horror Take on Sabrina the Teenage Witch By Jackson McHenry

The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is being eyed for the 2018–2019 season.

goop gloop
Gwyneth Paltrow Wants to Take Goop ‘in the Field,’ Maybe to Flint, Michigan By Hunter Harris

It’s a pivot to video that might start in Flint.

vulture lists
The 13 Most Unbelievable Things That Happened on Gossip Girl By Brian Moylan

The true identity of Gossip Girl still makes zero sense.

Marvel’s The Punisher Trailer Makes Good on the Whole Punishment Part By Abraham Riesman

See just how high the body count can get in two-and-a-half minutes.

Gwyneth Paltrow Wants to Take Goop ‘in the Field,’ Maybe to Flint, Michigan By Hunter Harris

It’s a pivot to video that might start in Flint.

spicey's second act
Actually, No One Wants to Put Sean Spicer on TV By Claire Landsbaum

Because of a “lack of credibility.”

show us the booty
Give the People Sterling K. Brown’s Booty! By Dee Lockett

We almost got his “full moon.”

vulture lists
A Handy Guide to Mike Schur’s Favorite Actors By Devon Ivie

From Kristen Bell to Adam Scott.

last night on late night
Kirsten Dunst Accidentally Got Stoned Out of Her Mind on Some ‘Strong Sh*t’ While Filming Her New Movie By Jackson McHenry

“I don’t smoke full joints. This is, like, strong sh*t.”

HGTV Is a Never-ending Fantasy Loop. Look Deeper, and It Gets Pretty Ugly. By Caitlin Flanagan

There’s nothing more addictively soothing than watching someone flipping homes on HGTV. Until we end up in a real-life rerun of the housing bubble.

American Horror Story Recap: A-Tisket, A-Casket By Brian Moylan

The clowns aren’t a figment of Ally’s imagination, but what if everything else is?

Jax and Brittany Take Kentucky Recap: Never Wrestle a Pig By Molly Fitzpatrick

We’re a long, long way from a proposal.

The Good Place Season Two Is So Forking Great By Jen Chaney

The series solidifies its status as the most intellectually engaging comedy on television.

How the Laura Palmer House’s Actual Homeowner Ended Up in Twin Peaks: The Return’s Final Scene By Devon Ivie

“I was standing in the kitchen and David walked up to me and said, Have you ever acted?”

tv ratings
Hillary Clinton Just Notched Another Popular Vote Win By Josef Adalian

Rachel Maddow’s interview with Clinton was the top-rated cable news broadcast last week.

vulture lists
7 Teen Dramas That Wouldn’t Exist Without Gossip Girl By Maggie Fremont

From Pretty Little Liars to Riverdale.

send in the clowns
Master of Celebrity Torture Ellen DeGeneres Spooked Poor Sarah Paulson With a Two-Clown Sneak Attack By Jackson McHenry

Paulson gets not one, not two, but three scares.

kiss and tell
Taking a Cue From Spicey Himself, James Corden Tries to Spin the Photo of Him Kissing Sean Spicer at the Emmys By Jackson McHenry

“To be fair, everyone was kissing ass last night at the Emmys. I just happened to kiss the biggest one there.”

The Best Part of Gossip Girl Was Talking About Gossip Girl By Jessica Pressler and Chris Rovzar

Your one and only source for recaps of the Greatest Show of Our Time.

close reads
This Is the Scene When The Deuce Finally Becomes Itself By Kathryn VanArendonk

It’s the first moment the show really relaxes into itself.

kiss and tell
Taking a Cue From Spicey Himself, James Corden Tries to Spin the Photo of Him Kissing Sean Spicer at the Emmys By Jackson McHenry

“To be fair, everyone was kissing ass last night at the Emmys. I just happened to kiss the biggest one there.”

The Jerry Seinfeldiest Joke That Jerry Seinfeld Ever Jerry Seinfelded By Jesse David Fox

No one writes jokes like Jerry Seinfeld. Here he is at his best.

How I Get It Done: Pamela Adlon of Better Things By Anna Silman

The creator, writer, showrunner and star of FX’s Better Things talks about directing season two on her own and how she balances work and motherhood.

The Mindy Project Recap: Breaking Up Is Hard to Do By Jennifer Keishin Armstrong

Is this final season about Mindy realizing she doesn’t need a man to be happy?

The Real Housewives of Dallas Recap: Tea Time By Molly Fitzpatrick

Are the men of RHOD competing to see who can be the worst husband?

the industry
Having Left Fox News, Meghan McCain Might Be Joining The View By Halle Kiefer

McCain is rumored to replace Jedediah Bila, who announced that Monday’s show would be her last.

The Real Housewives of Orange County Recap: Boob Tube By Brian Moylan

Way to make things worse, Vicki.

terrible ideas
Pablo Escobar’s Brother Suggests Netflix Hire Literal Hit Men to Handle Security for Narcos By Jordan Crucchiola

“You have to eliminate all threats.”

friendly advice
Netflix at Least Had the Courtesy to Break Up a Stranger Things Pop-up Bar With a Bitchin’ Cease and Desist By Jordan Crucchiola

Beware the wrath of the Demogorgon (lawyers).

Why Stephen Colbert Invited Sean Spicer to the Emmys By Josef Adalian

“There was no expectation everyone would love this.”

Jen Kirkman Clarifies That Louis C.K. Didn’t Harass Her By Hunter Harris

“There are rumors out there that Louis takes his dick out at women. He has never done that to me.”

female gaze
This Year at the Emmys, We Were All Losers By Anna Silman

The shutout of The Leftovers means we were denied the promised peek under Justin Theroux’s gray sweatpants.

change is inevitable
The PowerPuff Girls Introduces a New, Fourth Sister, Will Retain the Same Number of Mojo Jojos (One) By Jackson McHenry

Meet Bliss, the long-lost older sister.

The Hypocritical Progressiveness of the 2017 Emmy Awards By Matt Zoller Seitz

They were confirmation of how superficial TV’s critiques of power can be.

emmys 2017
Thank You, Anna Chlumsky, for These Glorious Emmys Reaction Shots By Hunter Harris

The Veep star had the night’s best reactions.

A Guide to All the Historic Firsts at This Year’s Emmy Awards By Jackson McHenry

A sign TV is changing and still has a long ways to go.

women in hollywood
Big Little Lies Stars Proved Female Friendship Is More Than a Meme By Anna Silman

Big Little Lies swept last night’s Emmys and reminded us how important it is for women to amplify each other’s voices.

Rick and Morty Recap: Scenario 4 By Jenny Jaffe

Which version of Rick and Morty are we watching?

Is Netflix Helping or Hurting Stand-up? By Jesse David Fox

This year, Netflix has asserted complete stand-up dominance. Is this a good thing?

tv review
Jerry Before Seinfeld Is a Carefully Curated Origin Story By Matt Zoller Seitz

It’s the Disneyland version of Seinfeld’s early years.

emmys 2017
Jackie Hoffman Screams ‘Damn It’ After Losing to Laura Dern, Goes on Emmy-Worthy Twitter Tirade By Halle Kiefer

Better not hang out near any staircases, Laura Dern.

emmys 2017
Sterling K. Brown Finished His Emmys Acceptance Speech Backstage After Being Cut Off By Halle Kiefer

“They cut me off before I got to thank my wife!”

At the 2017 Emmys, the Women Ruled By Jen Chaney

With major wins for The Handmaid’s Tale, Big Little Lies, and Veep, the Emmys was like the TV-award version of the Women’s March.

With The Handmaid’s Tale, Hulu Beat Netflix to a Best Series Emmy Win By Maria Elena Fernandez

Netflix has received 225 nominations but has not won in any of the most important categories.

The Highs and Lows of the 2017 Emmy Awards By Nate Jones, Angelica Jade Bastién, Jen Chaney, E. Alex Jung, Jackson McHenry, Jordan Crucchiola and Hunter Harris


emmys 2017
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Jokes That Veep Cut an Impeachment Story Line: ‘We Were Worried That Someone Else Might Get to It First’ By Jackson McHenry

Seems Veep won’t be so ripped-from-the-headlines after all.

emmys 2017
Elisabeth Moss Finally Won an Emmy and Thanked Her ‘F*cking Badass’ Mom By Jordan Crucchiola

After eight nominations.

emmys 2017
Sterling K. Brown Wins His Second Emmy in a Row, Thanks ‘the Best White Family a Brother Could Have’ By Jackson McHenry

This marks Brown’s second Emmy in as many years.

How The Handmaid’s Tale Changed the Game for Hulu By Josef Adalian

The streaming stalwart seems to have found its paradigm-shifting success.