Drama and Television: No Longer for the Masses?

For the past few years, cable-based television has dominated the Emmys, especially in the drama category(this year, the only non-cable show with a nod was Downton Abbey (cast image below), which is shown on public television).  One now wonders if… Continue Reading

HBO’s Girls: Guilt, Jealousy, Losing Face and the Groovy Lifestyle

HBO’s Girls premiered last Sunday and already, there’s a lot of criticism, ranging from the usual “lack of diversity” to the whole idea that having one’s parents support them well after they’re 18 not being “realistic.”  Sure, this is the… Continue Reading