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Year of Theatre (part 2): Nederlander & Old Faves

Adina here again with the second installment of Year of Theatre! Check out the first installment. Picking up where we left off: March. March is my bestie Ally’s birthday, so we hit up our favorite theater: The Nederlander for Disaster! The Musical. The Nederlander was the home of Rent (Ally’s favorite) for many years and the […]

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Pitch: Pilot Review

The ATX Television Festival is fun in itself (check out my review of it here), but is particularly awesome for giving attendees the chance to watch new fall shows before they air.  This year, the hot pilot of the year was Pitch, which officially premiered tonight .  Afterward the screening, two shows’ two stars (Kylie Bunbury and Mark-Paul […]

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Speechless Pilot Review

I went into Speechless with high hopes because I love Minnie Driver and her previous show, About A Boy. My hopes were not disappointed. The premier episode of Speechless was full of laughter. The show introduced us to two parents with three kids, one of which has cerebral palsy. We meet Maya (Minnie Driver), who […]

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NBC’s “This Is Us” Pilot Review

When Parenthood ended last year, I was absolutely devastated to lose such an amazing show with great writing, and the remarkable actors who brought those stories to life. I knew it would be impossible for any show to come even remotely close to filling in that void in my heart. Except… One show did. Last […]

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2016 Emmys: Memorable Moments

The 2016 Emmys were a big hit. You wouldn’t think that if you evaluated it on the ratings alone. However, if you actually watched, you’d come away feeling like it was a great ceremony. The speeches were heartfelt, the pacing was spot-on, and the jokes didn’t fall flat as they sometimes do. More importantly, the […]

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Stranger Things Season 1 Review: The best and the worst

Hey everyone, thank’s for stopping by! Today I’m going to review the Stranger Things Season 1. There are only 8 episodes, which is unfortunate because it was so good! If you haven’t yet, please hop on over to my pilot review to catch up on episode 1 if you like!   Synopsis The plot follows […]

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The Mindy Project Season 2 Recap

Season 2 of The Mindy Project was everything I dreamed and more; it was Season 1 on steroids. It almost went a little too well, so I am concerned about where things are headed because I know there are 2 seasons ahead, plus a new season coming in October.  Anyway, let’s check in with this […]

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Our Favorite OTPs

What makes TV shows worth watching? One word: OTPs. If you’re scratching your head on what OTPs are, don’t worry. You probably know what it is but didn’t realize what it was called OTP. OTPs are One True Pairings, aka the couple that fans can’t stop watching because of the great chemistry between the two individuals and […]

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Beautiful Oblivion and Beautiful Redemption – Book Reviews

“We’ve already lost the first woman we ever loved. The thought of going through that again scares the shit out of us.” – Trenton Maddox, Beautiful Oblivion I recently reviewed the Beautiful Disaster trilogy, which follows Travis and Abby’s love story. Click here to read the review. The author of those books, Jamie McGuire, also […]