1. programming note
    CBS Deems Trump’s ‘National Emergency’ Speech Less Important Than Price Is Right Minutes into his supposed important speech, it was back to the Big Wheel.
  2. last night on late night
    Colbert Knows Fox News’ Kamala Harris Weed Exposé Is Just Their Opinion, Man Way deep.
  3. sexual misconduct
    Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Cosmos Return Pushed In Wake of Misconduct Investigation Family Guy reruns will air in its stead on Fox.
  4. the industry
    Somebody Loves Kenan: Chris Rock to Direct Kenan Thompson’s Upcoming NBC Pilot Good thinking, Lorne.
  5. representation
    Matt Smith Makes Heroin Analogy in Defense of Playing a Gay Character “Where does it stop?”
  6. batmen forever
    Ben Affleck Abandoned the Cape and Cowl After Failing to ‘Crack’ Batman Movie “I thought it was time to let someone else take a shot at it.”
  7. whoops
    Just Kidding! The Oscars Will Air All Awards During The Telecast Anyone have one of those Men In Black mind wipe devices handy? Asking for a friend at the Academy.
  8. movies
    Unfortunately, Green Book Had Another Fried Chicken Scene Well …
  9. movie review
    Birds of Passage Is a Knockout It’s part ethnographic documentary, part The Godfather.
  10. today in dystopia
    The Handmaid’s Tale Is Filming on the National Mall, Which Is Haunting Just down the street from Donald Trump’s White House.
  11. theater review
    Theater Review: The Tasteful Goodness of Sea Wall and A Life Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge do some tear-jerking at the Public.
  12. in development
    Ken Jeong to Star in Kevin Kwan’s CBS Comedy Pilot Titled The Emperor of Malibu.
  13. music
    Exploring Avril Lavigne’s Complicated Influence “I remember thinking she was the penultimate [alternative] chick … I just wanted to be her so badly.”
  14. scam season
    Art Dealer Mary Boone Is Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Tax Fraud “The Art of the Dealer” suddenly has a whole new connotation.
  15. assault
    Potential Suspect in Jussie Smollett Attack Appeared on Empire Two men, brothers, have been identified as potential suspects and have been brought in for questioning.
  16. one grand books
    Author Sjón’s 10 Favorite Books Isak Dinesen, Mikhail Bulgakov, and more.
  17. wisdom
    Digging Through the Comedy and Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling “Be this now. You don’t have to be something. This is it. Enjoy.”
  18. close reads
    True Detective’s Third Season Is Twin Peaks’ True Heir By taking the right lessons from the apotheosis of small-town murder mysteries, the HBO series has distinguished itself beyond its central whodunit.
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