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On open secrets, cover-ups and systemic denial

Late in 2015 Best Picture winner “Spotlight,” which details The Boston Globe’s 2002 Pulitzer-prize winning report on systemic pedophilia in the Catholic Church, editor Walter “Robby” Robinson (Michael Keaton) remarks that everyone in Boston already seems to know the story, except the reporters themselves. 535 more words

White Noise

Carrie Fisher once gifted a producer a cow's tongue after learning he sexually assaulted her friend

In the wake of countless sexual assault allegations (as of now, up to 40) piling up against producer Harvey Weinstein, many have stepped forward to reveal their experiences of assault, not just at his hands but other Hollywood big wigs. 422 more words

Culture

Peter David is Interested in Writing THE ORVILLE Novels

Peter David is a veteran writer of many great Star Trek novels and countless other sci-fi and fantasy related stories. So, when he posted on Twitter that he would be interested in writing some books based on Seth MacFarlane’s heavily… 36 more words

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When 'Friends' go on a 'Star Trek'

This fall, two space-faring shows debuted. One of them arrived to much fanfare and buzz as it was the next iteration of the famed Star Trek… 829 more words

Seth MacFarlane and "The Orville"

I just watched episode 5 of The Orville yesterday, and wow; seriously one of the more impressive shows I’ve seen of late.

They’ve addressed my initial concerns about the high level of slap-sticker present in the premiere episode, while maintaining the essence of MacFarlane’s comedic sensibilities. 71 more words

Television

Mercer and Malloy Team-Up in "Krill" & Inadvertently Bring Out the Worst in Each Other and The Orville

One of the site’s readers mentioned in the comments section of my last Orville review that the jokes on this show feel as if they need a laugh track to survive. 1,055 more words

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