Commentary and Reviews

Commentary, reviews, recaps, and opinions on everything.

Watch The Carmilla Movie

October 30, 2017 user-circle Mika Epstein

Did you like Buffy and Veronica Mars, but wanted them to be more gay and have a happy gay endings? Watch Carmilla.

The Fighting Binge

October 24, 2017 user-circle Mika Epstein

We love “The Good Fight” as much as “The Good Wife” even though we desperately miss Kalinda.

How We Got A Toaster

October 16, 2017 user-circle Mika Epstein

The story behind the toaster logo.

The Mediocrity of Marvel on Netflix

August 21, 2017 user-circle Mika Epstein

Given the opportunity to change the narratives, Marvel’s The Defenders falls back to the boring tropes and storylines. Thankfully there’s Jessica Jones.

Doubt: It Could Have Been Great

August 16, 2017 user-circle Mika Epstein

Doubt could have been brilliant and amazing and perfect. It wasn’t, but you should still enjoy it.

Be Bold, Be Brave, Be Supportive

July 25, 2017 user-circle Mika Epstein

You should be watching The Bold Type.

The Master of None Thanksgiving Episode

July 3, 2017 user-circle Tracy Levesque

Major Spoiler Alert! I am going to write about Master of None Season 2 Episode 8 “Thanksgiving.” If you haven’t watched it yet, stop reading, go watch it and then come back.

Cucumber, Banana, Shonda

June 22, 2017 user-circle Mika Epstein

The erection hardness scale is actually a thing, starting at tofu. And that’s how much faith I have in this.

The Good Binge

June 16, 2017 user-circle Mika Epstein

What I learned by binging The Good Wife.

Supergirl: This Time, The Lesbians Live

May 2, 2017 user-circle Mika Epstein

The lesbians live but Supergirl can still do better.

YouTube Restricts LGBT Videos – Including Carmilla

March 19, 2017 user-circle Mika Epstein

YouTube’s new restricted mode is too much, too broad, and implies that there’s something wrong with being queer. Spoilers: there’s nothing wrong with being queer.

Dare I Say…it’s Getting Better?

February 26, 2017 user-circle Tracy Levesque

While real life in the US may be a complete shit show, 2017 TV is bringing a strange, unfamiliar feeling: optimism. I find myself relaxing, letting go of perpetual worry and enjoying shows.