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'The Lottery' recap: The finalists are revealed

Season 1 | Episode 5 | “Crystal City” | Aired Aug 17, 2014

“America, this is the day we’ve been dreaming about,” the First Lady says as she announces the 200 finalists for the lottery—the potential ladies who will be vying to become surrogates to the 100 fertilized eggs. 782 more words

The Knick

The first episode of the ten-part premium TV series, The Knick, is aired nationally tonight, directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring Clive Owen as Dr. 144 more words

Memoir

'The Lottery' recap: Bloody anomalies

Season 1 | Episode 4 | “Genie” | Aired Aug 10, 2014

This episode begins right where we left off, with a man shot dead on the ground as the shooter approaches Alison. 702 more words

This, That, and a Bit of The Other Thing

I like to make the cards that I give to people. Yes, I too often give in and buy the prefabricated ones, but even then, I try very hard to pick ones out that are blank inside, not substituting anyone else’s words for my own. 1,119 more words

Bits And Pieces

The Knick: A Storytelling Format Here to Stay

In a recent Fast Company, Co.Create piece, Bloody Hell: Steven Soderbergh Dissects His Modern, 1900s Medical Drama, The Knick, editor Teresa Iezzi (@tiezzi) provides a deeper look into the strategic planning of one of Hollywood’s most successful directors. 323 more words

Storytelling

'The Lottery' recap: The bubonic plague

Season 1 | Episode 3 | “Greater Good” | Aired Aug 3, 2014

“Hello, my name is Dr. Alison Lenon. I want to invite you to participate in the national lottery,” Alison says into a camera from a set made to look like a pediatric doctor’s office. 724 more words

Tales from The Operating Room- 10 lies in medical dramas that make us look cooler than we are..

Medical dramas have more often than not been immensely popular on TV. The intense life and death stories, Adonis like surgeons, uber- competitive super- attractive residents, wacky patients, natural disasters, passionate hospital romances, never- ending drama….. 380 more words

Humor