We want more free TV

Congratulations! you’ve finally managed to carve out 45 minutes to spend some quality time with your laptop. You’ve successfully finished reading the 80 pages assigned by your political science professor or hellish problem set. It’s time for a reward; too bad Hulu and Netflix haven’t put up the new episode
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HBO show still ‘Looking’ for audience’s interest

HBO has long relied on 30-somethings struggling with relationships to deliver high viewer ratings (see: “Sex and the City,” “Girls”). “Looking,” its latest foray into the urbanite’s quest for love and sex, centers on the lives of three gay men living in San Francisco. The series follows Patrick (Jonathan Groff),
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‘True Detective’ refreshes crime genre

The latest HBO crime drama “True Detective” reopens a 1995 case after a recent occult murder convinces present-day detectives that a serial killer is still on the loose. Recorded interviews with former detectives Marty Hart (Woody Harrelson) and Rust Cohle (Matthew McConaughey), who separately recount their experiences sleuthing out the
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New HBO series, “Looking,” now filming in SF

The city of San Francisco is definitely no stranger to the focus of the public eye within pop culture. In TV alone, its iconic bridge has served as the backdrop for all sorts of shows, ranging from “Full House” to “Party Of Five,” “That’s So Raven,” “Monk” and “Trauma.” But
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The Red Wedding: Game of Thrones recap

HOLY S*** WHAT THE F*** JUST HAPPENED?!

It’s a few weeks into summer vacation and you’ve probably already accepted defeat: Your reading list will go unchecked, your body will not magically chisel and you will not make it to the beach unless dragged by your family for a picnic with grandma and grandpa. Instead, you’ll most likely
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The Book Nook: reading Martin’s ‘Game of Thrones’

The book: “Game of Thrones” by George R. R. Martin Suggested for: Anyone who hasn’t already started the show or wants more clarity in the plot and characters. Or anyone who likes medieval fantasy stories — complete with duels for honor and dragons. Clog rating: As with the majority of
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Off the beat: The Heem Team says goodbye

In a little less than two weeks, I will turn 21. I guess it is a milestone insofar as I’ve actually survived 21 years of bumbling through life. And I’ve pretty much abandoned the hope that maturity and worldliness will be magically bequeathed unto me at 12:01 a.m. Nobody, it
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What we talk about when we talk about women

The Discomfort Zone

I’ve been thinking a lot on how people talk about women lately. The way my straight male friends talk about women; the way my guest lecturer talks about women; the way my parents talk about hypothetical women; and perhaps most of all, the way I talk about women. The reason
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