Emma Straub

  1. reality rumble
    Round 1: Project Runway S2 vs. The Hills S1The Santino season of Tim Gunn’s fashion contest takes on the debut of The Hills, when Lauren first moved in with Heidi.
  2. vulture essays
    MTV’s Rock the Cradle and Why I Decided to Enter the Family BusinessIn this Vulture Essay, the novelist daughter of horror writer Peter Straub reflects on MTV’s Rock the Cradle and what it’s like to follow in the footsteps of a successful parent.
  3. keeping track
    The Vulture Diaries: Emma Straub’s Week in Pop-Culture ConsumptionThe author of Laura Lamont’s Life in Pictures logs seven days of pop-culture consumption.
  4. overnights
    Girls Recap: Mystery PartyIt’s so nice to see everyone all dressed up like real people.
  5. overnights
    Girls Recap: Is Hannah the Problem?Does anyone else want our main character to stop slumping around the room and complaining?
  6. overnights
    Girls Recap: Screaming MalesNow we know who’s buying the apartments in those giant high-rises by the water in Williamsburg. That guy.
  7. overnights
    Girls Recap: The Bloody Noses of BushwickThe girls head to deepest Brooklyn for a party. Crack is possibly taken.
  8. overnights
    Girls Recap: Home Sweet HomeWe see from whence Hannah came, as she heads back to Michigan.
  9. overnights
    Girls Recap: All for the StoryIt appears that all Hannah wants is a good story.
  10. overnights
    Girls Recap: The Ballad of Bald CharlieAlert the media! Some people of color have arrived! Secretaries and nannies, of course.
  11. overnights
    Girls Recap: Robyn Heals All WoundsHannah confronts her gay ex-boyfriend and Marnie gets seduced by the Lonely Island.
  12. overnights
    Girls Recap: Sex ProblemsAbortion, ill-advised date-rape jokes, and a little Tasti-D-Lite.
  13. overnights
    Girls Recap: You’re on Your Own, KidNow that every critic possible has written about it, Lena Dunham’s HBO series finally airs its first episode.