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Parks and Recreation 6.20 “One In 8,000” Review: A Pregnant Pause

Parks and Recreation 6.20 “One In 8,000” Review: A Pregnant Pause

Chris King April 18, 2014 1

One of the things that has been incredibly successful during Parks and Recreation’s sixth season, especially since the departure of Chris and Ann, is the writers giving characters that typically don’t share screen time

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Glee 5.16 “Tested” Review: Bodies of Lies

Glee 5.16 “Tested” Review: Bodies of Lies

Chris King April 16, 2014 1

Last night’s episode of Glee centered on the emotional and physical intimacies of our main characters. Both Kurt and Blaine and Mercedes and Sam found themselves dealing with difficult issues in their relationships. Blaine’s

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New Girl 3.21 “Big News” Review: Keeping Quiet

New Girl 3.21 “Big News” Review: Keeping Quiet

Chris King April 16, 2014 0

After an episode like “Mars Landing,” the New Girl writing team needed to show that there was a point to breaking Nick and Jess up, that it wouldn’t shift the dynamic of the series

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Silicon Valley 1.02 Review: “The Cap Table”

Silicon Valley 1.02 Review: “The Cap Table”

Chris King April 13, 2014 1

After a pretty excellent pilot, Silicon Valley actually improves upon itself in its second episode. “The Cap Table” features more laughs, more insight into characters, and more drama, as we begin to see how

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Parks and Recreation 6.19 “Flu Season 2” Review: The Parent of Pawnee

Parks and Recreation 6.19 “Flu Season 2” Review: The Parent of Pawnee

Chris King April 11, 2014 0

This has been an uneven season for Parks and Recreation, probably the least consistent since the show’s abysmal first season, but thankfully, the show’s recent stretch of episodes have really reaffirmed why this series,

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Glee 5.15 “Bash” Review: Taking Chances

Glee 5.15 “Bash” Review: Taking Chances

Chris King April 9, 2014 0

The central theme of last night’s episode of Glee, “Bash,” the second New York-centric entry in this new model for the series, was all about making the hard choices in life and taking risks.

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15 Television Stars that Went Bankrupt

15 Television Stars that Went Bankrupt

Chris King April 7, 2014 0

While some of us may think of TV stars as larger-than life figures that have absolutely no money troubles in the world, the reality is that even Hollywood’s biggest celebrities can fall on hard

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Silicon Valley 1.01 Review: “Minimum Viable Product”

Silicon Valley 1.01 Review: “Minimum Viable Product”

Chris King April 6, 2014 0

With so much media attention expectedly and deservedly going to the season premiere of Game of Thrones (I, myself, have been foaming at the mouth with anticipation for months), it’s understandable that people would

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Glee 5.14 “New New York” Review: Spinning Off

Glee 5.14 “New New York” Review: Spinning Off

Chris King April 2, 2014 0

Last night’s episode of Glee, “New New York,” acted essentially as a new pilot for the series, as the first episode of that New York spinoff that never came to be. Blaine, Sam, Artie,

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Glee 5.13 “New Directions” Review: Goodbye, Glee Club

Glee 5.13 “New Directions” Review: Goodbye, Glee Club

Chris King March 26, 2014 1

Last night’s episode of Glee, “New Directions,” is the conclusion to last week’s 100th episode, and despite many people believing that the glee club would somehow be saved (even though Glee itself is moving to New York on

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