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Summer Binge-Watch: Dear White People

I first witnessed this power out on the Yard, that communal green space in the center of the campus where the students gathered and I saw everything I knew of my black self multiplied out into seemingly endless variations. There … Continue reading

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Summer Binge-Watch: The Crown

One of my coworkers is all about this show. When I told him I was watching Victoria, he insisted I watch this. Unfortunately, I had to wait about six months in between. And then I was kind of disappointed. Victoria … Continue reading

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Summer Binge-Watch: Riverdale

One of the people in my writing group decided to write a Riverdale spec, so I spent the weekend watching season 1. Riverdale is a gritty murder-mystery show on the CW based on the Archie comics, and the look on … Continue reading

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Background Info: The 1973 Westworld Movie

The movie was written and directed by Michael Crichton, and is the basis for the current HBO TV Series of the same name. The thing that strikes me while watching it is how little is actually there. It’s like if … Continue reading

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2017 Emmy Nominations

2017 Emmy Nominations are out, and I’d like to congratulate my friends Franki Butler, who wasn’t personally nominated but wrote on this season’s Genius, which was, and Jack Dolgen, who was nominated as one of the songwriters for Crazy Ex … Continue reading

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Summer Binge-Watch: Genius

Season 1 aired on the National Geographic Channel and followed the life of Albert Einstein. Season 2 has been ordered, but it was a couple months before they announced who it would be about. I saw a lot of speculation … Continue reading

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Summer Binge-Watch: Big Little Lies

I was looking for a nice palette cleanser after The Handmaid’s Tale. I needed the TV equivalent of beach reading. This aired on HBO last February/March. It’s being called Season 1, and no announcement has been made yet as to … Continue reading

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