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Why you should be watching American Vandal

Season 2 of American Vandal is available on Netflix this weekend. If you haven’t already seen its award-winning first season, here’s why it’s worth catching up… With the surge in popularity of true crime around 2015, from the podcast Serial to Netflix’s Making A Murderer and HBO’s The Jinx, it was only a matter of...

Doctor Who fandom, The Talons Of Weng Chiang, and racism

Everyone loves Doctor Who, the kids own shown that grown ups adore. *Doctor Who on Twitch happens* We regret to inform you that Doctor Who is racist. *** There are two broad groups of response to this fact. One is denial, and counter-accusing to say that PC killjoys are finding patterns in things that aren’t...

The best new TV comedies of April-June

Here’s our pick of the best new TV comedies that aired in the UK between April and June… In The Long Run This semi-autobiographical Sky sitcom from Idris Elba is based on his experience of growing up on a Hackney council estate in the 1980s. He stars as the patriarch of the family, inspired by...

Spaced​ revisited: looking back at a cult classic

It may have been released nearly two decades ago now, but Simon Pegg and Jessica Stevenson’s sitcom Spaced remains as hilarious and comforting as it ever was. The show is one of the great modern sitcoms and was the launching pad not only for Pegg, Stevenson and the rest of the cast, but also for...

How to Balance Class Assignments with Your Favorite TV Shows

Grasping at each tragic event June/ Offred goes through in the Handmaids Tale? Or hooked on the final season of 12 Monkeys? There are plenty of great shows you can watch on TV or stream online to keep you occupied and happy throughout the year. However, when your hobby becomes detrimental to your studies, it...

How to Start a College Application Essay

Truth about Applying to College Most of us know of a few common, wicked connotations that surround applying to college. Some people say that applying to join a college is the hardest thing for a senior student. Yet, applying for college is a cool thing. Applying for college has become a show off thing. it...