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In Praise of Kid Cudi, the Actor

Scott Mescudi joins Chloë Sevigny in the new HBO drama 'We Are Who We Are,' which reminds us of all the other great roles we've seen him in.
Josh Terry
a day ago
climate change

Climate Change Is Everywhere. Just Not on TV

Prestige TV dominates the culture, but it has a big blind spot when it comes to our warming planet.
Geoff Dembicki
5 days ago
Game of Thrones

George R.R. Martin Just Dropped a Ton of Details About the 'GoT' Prequel

The Starks will be there, but the Lannisters won't.
River Donaghey
7.9.19
tv

12 Shows to Binge-Watch Since All the Summer Movies Are Bad

Just about every major movie this summer is an awful sequel or reboot. Watch TV instead.
River Donaghey
6.19.19
tv

'Euphoria' Isn't the Coming-of-Age Show Black Girls Deserve

It's yet another example of Black girls' onscreen narratives being defined by trauma.
DeAsia Paige
6.18.19
tv

HBO's 'Los Espookys' Is for the Weirdos

But especially for all the goth Latinx kids who never saw themselves on screens.
Alex Zaragoza
6.18.19
tv

Lena Dunham's New Show Is About... Finance Bros?

Dunham will EP and direct the new HBO series, 'Industry.'
River Donaghey
6.14.19
chernobyl

I Lived in Chernobyl to See if Nuclear Fallout Makes Fungus Grow Better

It helped me to redefine Chernobyl as healthy. Not thriving, but a place with a community.
Christopher Robinson
6.7.19
tv

Russia Is Making Its Own 'Chernobyl' Blaming America for the Whole Thing

Their version is apparently based on a conspiracy theory that says the CIA did it.
River Donaghey
6.6.19
chernobyl

Could Another Chernobyl Happen Today? Absolutely

HBO's 'Chernobyl' is hellish. But with renewables still lagging far behind, nuclear power is still our best hope for low-carbon energy in the near term.
Tom Seymour
6.4.19
tv

Craig Mazin's Years-Long Obsession with Making 'Chernobyl' Terrifyingly Accurate

"We had a general standing philosophy from the beginning, which was: Accuracy is everything to us."
Drew Schwartz
6.3.19
chernobyl

Why Hundreds of Thousands of Women Ended Their Pregnancies After Chernobyl

Misinformation, "radiophobia," and fear of birth defects led to hundreds of thousands of abortions after the nuclear disaster.
Becky Ferreira
6.3.19
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