Ode to Lindsay Wagner as “The Bionic Woman”

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Guillermo Filice Castro draws a surprising parallel between an iconic television character and domestic discontent.

‘Crossbones’ Promises a Summer Full of Pirate Guy Fun

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You have a better Friday night date than John Malkovich as the dreaded Blackbeard? Yeah, didn’t think so.

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Patrick Howell looks at The Cosby Show and how, 30 years later, visions preceded reality.

I Cried at Cam’s and Mitch’s Wedding (and I Wasn’t Even There)

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ABC’s ‘Modern Family’ was nice enough to invite us to the wedding of the season. Brandy Pettigrew was thrilled to finally see it happen.

Showtime’s ‘Penny Dreadful’ One For Your Appointment Television List

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Brandy Pettigrew likes what she sees and she thinks you will, too.

Strong Men Wear Dresses

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A guy who put on a dress as a grad school assignment reflects on the power of RuPaul’s Drag Race.

How Can You Protect Your Children from Commercials?

How Can I Protect My Children from Commercials?

Dr. Deborah Gilboa suggests strategies for how parents can talk to their kids about the unrealistic and often inappropriate messages that can be found in modern commercials.

“Good Dads” A TV Show That Smashes Stereotypes

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Will Conley gives a behind the scenes look at an upcoming docudrama that will highlight the complex realities faced by millions of single young fathers every day.

‘Front Seat Chronicles’ Lets Us Eavesdrop On Conversations

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New show eschews elaborate sets and silly plots for something much better: conversations.

“Have we become obsessed with skeleton’s in everyone’s closets?”

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Cheering on the Bully and the Killer: Is That Entertainment?

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TV writer Steve Harper considers the morality of watching TV with dark themes.

Sonnet at the End of Eating

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Jeff Oaks evokes the late-night loneliness of television in a dark room, and the sense that something has been lost.

Overcoming Your Behavioral Addictions

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Physical addiction is tough, but what about those bad behaviors that lack support groups? Fouad Alaa talks about his struggle with distractions.

Dexter Finale = Crime & Punishment or Just Bad Writing?

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Tsach Gilboa explores humanity’s “dark passenger” through the lens of the Dexter series finale.

Fatherhood Shines On The Small Screen

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Jeff Bogle argues that TV shows like NBC’s “Parenthood” are making huge strides in changing the ways in which dads are portrayed on television

But Honey, It’s The Super Bowl!

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The author writes an open letter to any woman in America who doesn’t care about watching the 2014 Super Bowl. And why their men will be glued to the television anyway.