What’s Your Escape?

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It may help you forget, but at some point you’re going to have to deal with life. — In the years leading up to 2011, I was a TV addict! I had a DVR that was loaded with every variety of show imaginable, and I watched every episode. TV was my escape to a different […]

Swashbuckled: Finding the Man of My Dreams Where I Least Expect It

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Falling in love with a dead man, raising a son, losing a lover… Melissa Holbrook Pierson watches TV with Robin Hood.

“Mad Men” Eulogies: Betty Draper

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Vince Navy waves a dull goodbye to Betty Draper, and the end of the “Mad Men” series.

Don’t Panic, White People — Hollywood Hasn’t Changed

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Here’s what Deadline got wrong about people of color on TV.

How Outlander is Changing the Business of Gender in Media

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There has never been a man on screen quite like this Jamie character. What does that mean to the business of entertainment, and to the portrayal of gender violence on screen?

If Two 13-Year-Olds Kiss On TV, Does Anybody Care?

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The answer is probably not…unless they happen to be boys.

How Not To Get Mad At Your Wife

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It took a near tragic event for Steven Lake to appreciate that his wife would not be around forever, and getting angry at her was no longer possible.

How Do Our Children See Us?

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The average father spends eight hours at work, two hours watching TV, two hours on his phone, but seven minutes talking with his children. This father shares how he broke the cycle.

What Movies and TV Get Wrong About Illness

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Sami Jankins believes that movies and TV shows are missing the mark on an accurate portrayal of illness. How does this image affect men and perception of masculinity?

Film has a lot to Learn From TV When it Comes to LGBT Representation

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It is undeniable that Hollywood does very little to advance the representation of LGBT characters.

The Will Ferrell Story That Will Change The Way You Feel About Following Your Passions

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Conflicted about following your passions? So was Will Ferrell. Here’s how Ferrell got the courage to pursue his purpose, and walk away from his dream, if he needed.

How (and Why) to Have a TV-Free Summer

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Want to spend less time in front of the tube this summer? Kate Bartolotta shares 4 big reasons to do just that.

Could Having a TV in Your Bedroom Improve Your Sex Life?

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Michael Griswold asks: to TV, or not TV? Studies are showing that turning on the TV can turn you on, too.

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.

How Can You Protect Your Children from Commercials?

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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.

Daily Dead announces two AMC pilots “Knifeman” & “Galyntine”

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Alex Yarde is psyched about the prospect of more AMC geeky goodness courtesy of DailyDead.Com