He may be hated, but he should never be underestimated
20 female lawmakers agreed there would have been no fiscal cliff drama had they been running the show, but they may be wrong
There is no good journalistic reason to put a child at a mass-murder scene on live TV, permission of the parents or not
Grownups are worried about the latest Elmo scandal, but it may be time to stop imbuing this show with so much significance
New research shows sexually violent media is rendered less harmful when women are given assertive roles
The sublime show speaks to the anxiety of the modern white American male who is in danger of losing his grip on power
Protest got a black character added to “Girls.” So why are we so silent on segregation in the classroom?
Pop culture consumers may be devoted, but all that adulation can turn to outrage with the slightest of provocations
It’s great that diversity is extending to the neurological, but there’s a danger in portraying those on the spectrum as inherently miraculous
The new show Fat Chef is remarkably truthful about how we cook and eat in America, but it’s also a spectacle of shame
It’s a finely milled bar of English lavender no one has to feel guilty about, but a soap nonetheless
The 10-year-old show is playing up its history, but what young person wants to watch “an institution”?
Now that Paula Deen has become a pseudo-spokesperson for Type 2 diabetes, she’ll continue to enrage health nuts all the way to the bank