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Showtime’s ‘Black Monday’ is a Blue Chip Investment

When a show opens with with Rolexes, gemstones, a Limbo (yes that’s the correct spelling of a stretch Lamborghini) and skyscraper jumps, you’d expect that you are starting from the pinnacle of 1980s excess — and you’d soon be proven wrong, as Showtime’s Black Monday is just getting started in its mission to detail the…

The Times Have Caught Up with ‘Temptation Island’

I’m gonna be honest: even though I have been a card-carrying member of Bachelor Nation since 2010, I just couldn’t get myself excited for this season. (Colton seems to be a nice enough guy, but he is also CRAZY BORING, and the show’s formula is getting stale; its primary utility at this point is as…

‘You’re The Worst’ is At Its Best in its Final Season

It’s been a bumpy ride for the star-crossed a-holes who found each other while heckling a doomed wedding, had a hilariously sloppy one-night stand, and turned it into an on-again, off-again long-term relationship. As we rejoin misanthropic British novelist Jimmy Shive-Overly (Chris Geere) and catastrophically selfish music publicist Gretchen Cutler (Aya Cash) in the fifth…

Can’t Help Loving ‘Love After Lockup’

You know how it goes: One minute, you’re just a normal 30-something with a slightly aggressive eyeshadow habit, cruising the “goofy” ad section of Craigslist. The next, you’re 5 months into a serious relationship with a man whose admitted drug of choice is meth, fighting off your family’s petty concerns, which largely start and end…

You Won’t Be Sorry Watching ‘I’m Sorry’ on truTV

The truTV network has historically been known for its reruns of its male-centric comedy shows: Impractical Jokers, The Carbonaro Effect, and Adam Explains Everything to name a few. The Andrea Savage-helmed I’m Sorry broke this mold when it premiered on the network in July, 2017. After its critically acclaimed 10-episode first season, I’m Sorry returns Wednesday for its much awaited second…