Cate Young

  1. overnights
    Master of None Season-Finale Recap: Reconcile and RekindleYears removed from the conflict that tore them apart, Denise and Alicia have reached a revelation, but one accompanied by deceit.
  2. overnights
    Master of None Recap: And Baby Makes TwoThis is a journey Alicia wanted to take surrounded by love and support. Instead, she’s battling her body, her finances, and her own emotions.
  3. overnights
    Master of None Recap: Aftermath and IntrospectionChapter 3 drafts a fine blueprint of how deeply painful divorce can be when the failure feels not just personal, but representational.
  4. overnights
    Master of None Recap: Two to TangoBroken by a double betrayal, Alicia and Denise realize that they simply cannot be what the other needs anymore.
  5. overnights
    Master of None Season-Premiere Recap: Forever and a DayThe life Denise (Lena Waithe) and Alicia (Naomi Ackie) have made together is a beautiful one that neither feels fully at home in.
  6. close reads
    P-Valley Shows Stripping For What It Is: LaborAmid the glitz and glamor of The Pynk, we’re reminded again and again that strippers are workers, and they have worker concerns.
  7. close reads
    Santana Lopez Kept Glee HonestAs played by Naya Rivera, the ever-unapologetic Santana could be straight-up cruel — and it was the best thing about her.
  8. close reads
    The Peril of Issa and Molly’s Fractured Insecure FriendshipIt’s not about who’s right and who’s wrong. It’s about the emotional damage of falling out with your best friend.
  9. vulture lists
    The Many Secret Siblings of the CW’s Teen Dramas, RankedFrom One Tree Hill and Gossip Girl to Riverdale, which version of this inevitable trope is the most chaotic?