The end of satire: Mad magazine to cease regular publication

July 6, 2019

Comedian Al Yankovic laments loss of one of the all-time greatest American institutions Mad magazine, a US institution famous for the grinning face of jug-eared, tiny-eyed mascot Alfred E Neuman, is to stop being a regular fixture of newsstands. The satirical magazine will no longer be published monthly with new material from the autumn, its owners DC Comics said. Instead there will be end-of-year specials and magazines with classic and…

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13 TV shows on Netflix you should watch right now

June 12, 2019

dishes out more than we can keep up with, but let’s not forget about the non-original TV shows you can discover. Shows like The Office and Friends got a major viewership increase from being on the platform and ranked among, but eventually, they’ll as new streaming services can be taken their licensed titles. The upside: “Theres a lot” of newer , non-original TV proves on Netflix that you can get…

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Julianna Margulies Is Demanding Her Worth

June 8, 2019

Julianna Margulies wasn’t expecting to learn that she was claustrophobic. At least not this lane, at this degree in her life. Her role as Dr. Nancy Jaax in three-time Emmy-winner. Premiering Memorial Day on National Geographic, the limited series is adapted from Richard Preston’s game-changing 1994 nonfiction thriller which chronicled the descents of the seven-season run on CBS’ The Good Wife , one of the recent AMC dramedy Dietland –with…

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Julianna Margulies Is Demanding Her Worth

June 8, 2019

Julianna Margulies wasn’t expecting to learn that she was claustrophobic. At least not this lane, at this degree in her life. Her role as Dr. Nancy Jaax in three-time Emmy-winner. Premiering Memorial Day on National Geographic, the limited series is adapted from Richard Preston’s game-changing 1994 nonfiction thriller which chronicled the descents of the seven-season run on CBS’ The Good Wife , one of the recent AMC dramedy Dietland –with…

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Julianna Margulies Is Demanding Her Worth

June 8, 2019

Julianna Margulies wasn’t expecting to learn that she was claustrophobic. At least not this lane, at this degree in her life. Her role as Dr. Nancy Jaax in three-time Emmy-winner. Premiering Memorial Day on National Geographic, the limited series is adapted from Richard Preston’s game-changing 1994 nonfiction thriller which chronicled the descents of the seven-season run on CBS’ The Good Wife , one of the recent AMC dramedy Dietland –with…

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How to cancel HBO Now, even though you shouldn’t

May 27, 2019

You vs. all the good stuff HBO is liberating after’ Game of Thrones’ intention . Image: HBO We did it, everyone. We constructed it to the end of Game of Thrones after eight long years. As is often the instance with popular, long-running dramas, Sunday night’s series finale failed to satisfy everyone. Maybe you feel cheated, looks just like you squandered almost a decade of their own lives simply to…

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Were in a golden age of feminist TV, and dont even need the Bechdel test to prove it

May 19, 2019

Killing Eve, Derry Girls, Glow, Big Little Lies, The Bold Type, Claws: with this sort of variety, female-led proves no longer have to speak for every woman Almost every single show I have watched this year has female supporters. This isn’t because of some pious attempt to correct my predominantly white-hot, male back catalogue. They’re just very good and there’s a lot of them now. When it comes to female…

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The new nerds: how Avengers and Game of Thrones made everyone geek out

May 11, 2019

Fans have followed and pored over the improbably long, detailed and complicated narratives of the Marvel Universe and the Westeros saga for a decade. Will we ever scale such elevations of geekdom again? In our speeded-up world, last weekend could be considered uneventful, but in one respect it will go down in human history. This was Peak-Geek Weekend- a moment of unprecedented, unrepeatable pop-cultural excitement- that was global in magnitude….

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Serial thrillers: the science behind our box set addiction

May 7, 2019

Hour after hour, were glued to the TV as the most recent developments serial unfolds. It feels like a thoroughly modern phenomenon. But, as Will Storr reveals, what preserves us gripped going well to the heart of what it is to be human Not long ago, I was bingeing on the second series of Jill Soloway’s award-winning tv series The Domesticated Brain , has left us with psyches that are”…

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