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This Is Us 2×04 “Still There” Recap

In this week’s episode we dig a little deeper into Kevin’s backstory, and you’ll probably cry again. Randall and Beth also have a situation on their hands – Deja’s hair. Meanwhile, Kate has a secret… a big one that I’m not sure any of us saw coming. In the past, the Pearson’s have the chicken […]

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This Is Us 2×03 “Déjà Vu” Recap – The Past Reflects the Present

As much as we like to believe the past doesn’t matter or that we should just let it go, that’s just not always true or the easiest thing to do. What happens in our past is what shapes us into the people we become. Some events we can grow from. Other events we can’t even […]

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This Is Us 2×02: “A Manny-Splendored Thing” Recap

In a surprising turn of events, I didn’t cry like a baby during this week’s episode of “This Is Us.” That’s not to say it wasn’t emotional, because let’s be honest, every episode is emotional. “A Manny-Splendored Thing” just wasn’t tear-inducing emotional. Which is kind of weird since it was a family gathering of sorts, […]

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This Is Us – “A Father’s Advice” and a Father’s Demise

I hope no one is expecting season 2 of This Is Us to be anything less than emotional torture because you’d be wrong. The first episode, “A Father’s Advice”, is proof of that. Heck, even that title makes you feel all the feels. The themes of the hour: being imperfectly perfect and how dreams can […]

This Is Us 1×11 Review: The Right Thing To Do

This Is Us has made it’s way back to our TV screens this Tuesday with an all new episode following that cliffhanger with Toby. And look, Toby is OK! But I was a bit disappointed with that cliffhanger in the winter finale, the whole “Is he going to live or is he going to die?” […]

This Is Us: A Glance of The First 10 Episodes

Let’s face it, there’s no denying that This Is Us is one of the best new shows that debuted this fall. This Is Us has hit us with many emotions with it’s pilot alone, which instantly received praise after praise. NBC even picked up the show for a full season the next day! The storyline […]

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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 […]