Only 2000s babies will remember the ‘80s

Doors of Perception

I was thinking about everyone’s premodern sentimentality recently while watching the third season of “Stranger Things” — and I realized how much that show alone has catapulted us into today’s flourishing 80s trend.
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As seen (again) on TV

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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Lipstick-stained screen

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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Our TV Club

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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