TV Review: Star Trek: Discovery

This review is based on the first four episodes of the new Star Trek series, and CONTAINS SPOILERS for the show up until that point. Star Trek: Discovery starts with a symbol. It is a... Read More

Bingeable TV: Get Krackin’

For years, Americans have enjoyed TV programs from Great Britain (Downton Abbey, Sherlock, Doctor Who), New Zealand (Flight of the Concords), and countless other countries around the world. For some reason though, Australian TV shows... Read More

The Moral Ambiguity of Game of Thrones

No television show aggrieves the easily aggrieved more than HBO’s Game of Thrones, a show based on George R. R. Martin’s popular book series. Cultural liberals find in it the most vulgar sexism, hypermasculinity, and... Read More

TV Review: The Handmaid’s Tale

[Spoiler alert: this review contains extensive plot details] The first thing the viewer notices in the Hulu TV series adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale is how “trains-running-on-time” the theocracy is. As with Nazi Germany, everything... Read More