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Lara Zarum

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    Black Monday Recap: SEC You Next TuesdayDawn is scheming to screw over Mo, Mo’s scheming to screw over Dawn — will these two just properly screw already?
  3. overnights
    Black Monday Recap: Everything Works on a SitcomFour episodes in, Black Monday’s odd mash-up of sitcom plotting, bro banter, and glossy cable period-piece is finally starting to gel.
  4. overnights
    Black Monday Recap: Mo Money, Mo ProblemsAs Dawn and Keith hustle to hide their public Georgina shares, Mo works on buttering up his latest and most potentially valuable acquisition.
  5. overnights
    Black Monday Recap: Untitled Oliver Stone Wall Street ProjectThe series’ odd tonal blend feels more assured in a sophomore episode that smartly gives Regina Hall more to do.
  6. overnights
    Black Monday Premiere Recap: The White Whale of Wall StreetA packed series premiere veers wildly between comedic registers as it introduces us to its retro world of Wall Street excess.
  7. close reads
    The Good Place Isn’t About Heaven and Hell, It’s About the InternetThis sitcom proves that TV can still bring people together in the streaming age.
  8. tribeca tv festival
    Meryl Streep Pays Tribute to Her ‘Very Best, Dearest Friend’ Tracey UllmanThis is the apex of the talent-on-talent interview, isn’t it?
  9. Standup, Storytelling and Radio Hosting with Ophira EisenbergOphira Eisenberg is a standup comic, the host of NPR’s live quiz show Ask Me Another, and a regular host and contributor to the popular live […]