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Wolf Hall Recap: Anna Regina

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Wolf Hall Recap: Anna Regina

“People should say whatever it takes to keep them alive.” Despite her faults, Anne Boleyn can sure hit it on the nose, and her utterance to Cromwell...
Wolf Hall Recap: Entirely Beloved

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Wolf Hall Recap: Entirely Beloved

The times they are a-changing in this week’s installment of Wolf Hall. There’s turbulence aplenty in Henry VIII’s England, and at the...
4 Reasons to Read Wolf Hall Before You Watch the Show

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4 Reasons to Read Wolf Hall Before You Watch the Show

Hitch up your doublet and gird your loins: Wolf Hall is coming. The TV adaptation of Hilary Mantel’s book and its sequel, Bring Up the Bodies, will...
6 Books for People Who Loved Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell

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6 Books for People Who Loved Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell

Susanna Clarke’s fantasy masterpiece Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell is 900 pages long, but if you’re like me, even that wasn’t enough...
7 Great Books for People Who Love Modern Family

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7 Great Books for People Who Love Modern Family

It’s kinda fun liking something a lot of other people like. We call it popular culture for a reason, right? Popularity is 50 percent of the whole...
Here’s Who Should Play the Baudelaires, the Snickets, and Count Olaf in Netflix’s A Series of Unfortunate Events

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Here’s Who Should Play the Baudelaires, the Snickets, and Count Olaf in Netflix’s A Series of Unfortunate Events

This week, one of the best book series of all time received extremely fortunate news: A Series of Unfortunate Events, by Lemony Snicket, is getting a...

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Books to Read While You’re Waiting for Twin Peaks’ Return

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Books to Read While You’re Waiting for Twin Peaks’ Return

The long dreamed-of return of Twin Peaks is happening, and we haven’t stopped eating celebratory pie and coffee since David Lynch gave word. While...

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Outlander Recap: Both Sides Now

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Outlander Recap: Both Sides Now

Did you hear the awful cry that shook the very foundations of the earth last week? That was me, uttering a bellow from my very soul upon learning that,...
A Reading List for the New Season of Doctor Who

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A Reading List for the New Season of Doctor Who

Overwhelmingly, fans of Doctor Who have strong opinions about Doctor Who. Do we love Peter Capaldi’s no-hugging grumpier Doctor, or are we having a hard...

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Outlander Episode 6: The Garrison Commander

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Outlander Episode 6: The Garrison Commander

Roll me through the heather and tell sweet lies to a redcoat, it’s Outlander time once more! Heavens, am I pleased that this is so. I’d play a...
Outlander Episode 3: The Ante Has Been UPPED

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Outlander Episode 3: The Ante Has Been UPPED

This week’s installment of everyone’s favorite historical-romantic-science-fiction-fantasy epic (*gasps for breath after spilling out each and...

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The Top 5 Author Cameos on The Simpsons

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The Top 5 Author Cameos on The Simpsons

There’s no TV show quite as quoted or as quotable as The Simpsons, the evergreen Fox animated sitcom that’s been on television since George...

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