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Chadwick Matlin

  1. overnights
    The Newsroom Season Two Finale RecapThis season of The Newsroom may as well have been its apology tour.
  2. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: ‘We Have Gone to the Zoo’It’s the most exciting time of the year — Election Night.
  3. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: The Shot Clock Runs OutOver the past few weeks, The Newsroom has remade itself into good television on the fly. All it took was Jerry Dantana.
  4. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: If, ThenWhat are we to make of Jerry Dantana?
  5. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: ‘You’re Impressive’“News Night With Will McAvoy” was the best Newsroom episode to date.
  6. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: Out of AfricaWe’ve spent so much time talking about The Newsroom’s women problem that we haven’t talked about its race problem.
  7. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: Mission to Civilize, OnwardThis episode showed what happens when our heroes try to recruit others into the NewsNight family.
  8. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: Men and Showers“The Genoa Tip” finds our heroes flailing through the cloudy waters of self-doubt.
  9. overnights
    The Newsroom Season 2 Premiere Recap: Partyin’, Partyin’, YeahWe’re back for season two, and Will is singing Rebecca Black.
  10. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: Don Quixote Rides AgainWe wonder, who are the greater fools?
  11. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: BackslidingA dispatch from our own Brian Brenner, who is embedded at News Night.
  12. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: Do It for Us, Will!OBL EKIA WTF.
  13. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: Scorched Source Tactics See how much more fun it is when people make mistakes?
  14. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: Rudy! Rudy! Rudy!Heads, hands, hearts — nothing is safe on this week’s episode.
  15. The Newsroom Recap: A Mission to CivilizeLights will guide you … to this recap.
  16. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: Careful With the LecturesLast night’s episode was as enjoyable as it was dysfunctional. And, most important, it had the introduction of a real villain.
  17. overnights
    The Newsroom Recap: We Don’t Do Good TelevisionIf every element of News Night is based on MacKenzie’s imbecilic Three Is, thus far each episode of The Newsroom is comprised of three As.
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    The Newsroom Recap: The Newsman’s BurdenOne cannot recap an Aaron Sorkin show without also recapping Aaron Sorkin.
  19. overnights
    25 Reasons Why We Give Up on Terra Nova14. It’s too scared to make a statement and too pretentious to just become a procedural.
  20. overnights
    Terra Nova Recap: Mira Mira on the Wall“What I feel for you is more than just a memory.”
  21. overnights
    Terra Nova Recap: The Demonsaurs Are Cawing From Inside the HouseWeek two: no less subtle than week one!
  22. overnights
    Terra Nova Recap: Welcome to the JungleThere are dinosaurs.
  23. transformers
    Michael Bay Wants You to See Transformers in the Most Expensive Way Possible“3D was a forethought, not an afterthought.”
  24. weekend box office
    Cars 2 Wins the Box OfficeWho needs critics when you have kids?
  25. tracy morgan
    Tracy Morgan Appears Not to Have Offended Anyone in New York Last NightIt was his first appearance since this month’s flap.
  26. tv
    Your DVR and Cable Box Use More Energy Than Your RefrigeratorSet-top boxes cost Americans $3 billion per year.
  27. coen brothers
    The Coen Brothers’ Next Movie Is About the Greenwich Village Folk SceneSpecifically the “Mayor of MacDougal Street,” Dave van Ronk.
  28. ryan murphy
    Ryan Murphy’s New Show Sounding Vaguely Like Glee“It’s a genre piece and it has creatures in it.”
  29. hulu
    The Coming Commercialization of HuluThere won’t be a DVR to save you.
  30. transformers
    Russia Sees ‘Nothing American’ in TransformersAnd so ‘Dark of the Moon’ opens the Moscow International Film Festival.
  31. the muppets
    Weezer, Andrew Bird, My Morning Jacket Record Muppets Tribute AlbumPresenting ‘The Green Album.’
  32. vulture bytes
    Vulture Bytes: App Camera Tricks, Speakers, and Ways to Hold Your Gadgets for Big Bucks and SmallWho needs unobtainable CES gear when you can go to Ikea instead?
  33. fly away
    On the Scene As Taylor Swift Serenades the JetBlue TerminalShe evoked the kind of screaming that usually summons Homeland Security.