Y’all, ABC is teasing us with a ‘Happy Endings’ revival and HOO BOY, THEY HAD BETTER DELIVER.

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Let’s talk about The CW and Showtime and try to shut out all of the terrors of our dystopian reality for just a few moments. Just a few.

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Happy Robert Mueller Testifies Day! I have some TV news for you, but you should really be spending your time watching Mueller testify.

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The only news out there right now is about the Emmy nominations, so I guess that’s what we’re going to talk about.

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Everything is feeling particularly shitty today, so here is Tina Fey, Rachel Dratch, and Tan France in some mom jeans to cheer you up

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I’ve made a list of the best TV shows of 2019 (so far) — let’s argue about it!

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R.I.P. three not-so-great NBC shows, and one very good one.

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Pour one out for one of the ‘Game of Thrones’ spinoffs — and for all the characters who are going to die on Sunday

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Am I going to waaaaay overthink a ‘Game of Thrones’ theory based on a stupid and most likely meaningless promotional tie-in? Oh, absolutely.

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Idris Elba charms on the ever-rare consistent episode of ‘Saturday Night Live’

Saturday Night Live
Idris Elba & Khalid
March 9, 2019

I KNOW THIS IS LATE AND I AM SORRY. I was on a plane when this episode originally aired, and while I guess I could have watched it on YouTube sometime last week I did not because of reasons. (I didn’t want to.) But I’m here now and am happy to report that last week’s episode of Saturday Night Live, hosted by Idris Elba, was a remarkably solid and consistent episode in an otherwise fairly sloppy season.

Idris Elba seemed genuinely thrilled to be hosting, the sketches were (for the most part) clever and none of them dragged on past their welcome, and did I mention the part where Idris Elba was the host? Because honestly, Idris Elba could just stand there being handsome for 90 minutes and it would still be a better episode of Saturday Night Live than the one Halsey hosted.

OOOOH, BURN, EPISODE OF SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE HOSTED BY HALSEY.

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