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The 36 Best Period Dramas From the Last 30 Years

The 36 Best Period Dramas From the Last 30 Years

In making this list of my 36 favorites guilty pleasures from the past 30 years, I have employed the following rules: first, in general nothing set after 1950 counts as a period drama. I think there has to be somewhat more than marginal distance from the past to achieve the title of “period piece.” Further, […]

Another Fake Bush Family

Another Fake Bush Family

Alaskan Bush People is a popular reality TV show that started airing on the Discovery Channel in 2014. The series follows the seemingly treacherous lives of the Brown family, but members of the public have repeatedly called it out as fake. Here are a few solid reasons viewers should maintain a strong sense of skepticism. […]

Ellen DeGeneres to Return to Stand-Up With Netflix Comedy Special

Ellen DeGeneres to Return to Stand-Up With Netflix Comedy Special

Ellen DeGeneres is teaming with Netflix for her first standup special in 15 years. The news was revealed on Twitter this morning, with DeGeneres playfully replying to Netflix’s invitation for a standup return. There are no details about the special but word is that the deal is likely in the range of the blockbuster pacts Netflix […]

Eurovision 2017 Winner is… Portugal

Eurovision 2017 Winner is… Portugal

The 2017 Eurovision Song Contest concluded Saturday with the winning song and country being chosen from 26 finalists. Ukraine was the host country, winning last year’s contest, with Kyiv as the host city. After the final performances and voting throughout Europe and Australia, the winner is … Portugal. In it’s first win ever over 53 […]