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ON THE FRINGES

An essay on the things you notice when you rewatch, rather than cancel, old sitcoms, specifically Seinfeld. Writer Lauren Michele Jackson argues that the show's black characters are rarely afforded the chance to be wacky like the white ones are.

HIT ME, NETFLIX, ONE MORE TIME

What happens when there are no more successful movies? Or at least, no reliable way to tell what's successful and what's not? Ask Netflix, which recently reported that "Extraction" is the most popular Netflix Original title of all time.

TRANSMISSION ERROR

In the early months of the pandemic, television was in a rare position to maintain a modicum of normalcy. But as the shutdown drags on and as sets remain closed, a drought is upon us.

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