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Cosplay Left Me Before I Left the Cosplay Community [OPINION]

So this is the true story of why I left the cosplay community… You may want to put your seatbelt on, because this story is going to get a little bumpy. Now, if you’re unaware, cosplay is a hobby where people dress up as in costumes, generally of characters from comics or movies or tv […]


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“Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens”: Awkwafina’s Comedy Central Sets Title, Director

With production currently underway in NYC, Awkwafina’s (Crazy Rich Asians, The Farewell) upcoming Comedy Central series now has something going for it that every show on television covets: a title. Set to debut in January 2020, Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens is based loosely on the actor’s life and has scored an impressive directorial line-up: […]

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Television: Still Whiter Than a Polar Bear in a Snowstorm [BC TV MELTDOWN-OPINION]

The number one problem with television today is a lack of diversity. What?!?! But what about hit shows like Black-ish, Atlanta, Fresh Off the Boat, Scandal, Empire, Superstore, The Good Place? First, most of those are critical successes, but not necessarily ratings successes. Indeed, the top rated scripted and reality shows are still over-whelmingly white, […]



“Drunk History” to Tackle Poodle “Fame” (PREVIEW)

Fame is one of those things that skews the reality behind the famous person, often times over-shadowing the other accomplishments that person might have had in life. Comedy Central’s Drunk History will be looking into the effects that massive popularity can have on a person’s career on the next episode, titled, appropriately enough, “Fame.” Hedy […]

'Drunk History" Returns with a Flying Lawn Chair

‘Drunk History” S06, Ep08: Derek Waters Returns with a Flying Lawn Chair

Imagine my delight when this week’s episode of Drunk History came on. This week’s episode features a segment about Lawn Chair Larry Walters (Colin Hanks), who managed to make history with a flight on his lawn chair. Doug Jones tells the story of Larry, who really, really wanted to fly. He had been rejected by […]

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‘Drunk History’ Returning with Full Roster of Drunk Historians

One of the many mistakes a person can make while watching Drunk History on Comedy Central is trying to keep up with the celebrity historians. I tried once to match Paget Brewster, and failed gloriously. My lesson has been learned, but this latest announcement has me seriously intrigued. Maybe with training I will do better! […]