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All Growns Up

As someone who wants to work in television, I never regret the days I spent on the couch with the plot of “Breaking Bad” unfolding for the third time.
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All Growns Up

These women challenge the altar of systemic expectations. I know the women whose red kisses leave unwashable stains on the tapestry of society.
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Mind the Gap

My mom gave me a lot of advice; advice from an infallible person is hard to say no to. But from Berkeley, I didn’t have to say no — she wasn’t there to record the shows.
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Television’s new golden age

Breaking down the highlights and snubs from this year’s Emmy Awards

The Emmy Awards, much like their film, theater and music counterparts, are annually greeted with both excited buzz and exhausted indifference.
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‘Mad Men’ recap 7×14: ‘Person to Person’

In the weeks leading up to “Mad Men’s” May 17 finale, speculation ran wild. Would Don face death by skyscraper? Would he turn out to be aircraft hijacker D.B. Cooper? Would the series jump ahead to the mid-1970s? Would Peggy be running the world? While none of these theories proved
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‘Mad Men’ recap 7×12: ‘Lost Horizon’

This week on “Mad Men,” Peggy became the proud owner of 19th century erotic octopus art, Joan called it quits for good, and Don embarked on an impromptu cross-country road trip. Buckle up, kids, because “Lost Horizon” was one wild ride. Episode 12 begins with a classic “Mad Men” shot,
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