DAVID BIANCULLI

Founder / Editor

ERIC GOULD

Associate Editor

LINDA DONOVAN

Assistant Editor

Contributors

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MIKE HUGHES

GARY EDGERTON

ROGER CATLIN

KIM AKASS

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MONIQUE NAZARETH

TOM BRINKMOELLER

NOEL HOLSTON

 
 
2019
Nov
27
 
 
If you want to keep the mood light over holiday dinner, skip the PBS Thanksgiving Eve special on plastic waste...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Nov
26
 
 
On the eve of the holiday we Americans traditionally celebrate by rounding up all family members, even the ones we don't really want to see, we’re getting a subtle gift from overseas...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Nov
25
 
 
Once upon a time, if you wanted to convey that a television character was a little wild or a little raffish, you gave that character a cigarette. For a variety of reasons – all of them good – that's become more problematic...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Nov
25
 
 
Up until 20 or 30 years ago, education was considered a standard component in prison rehabilitation programs...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Nov
24
 
 
At first blush, The Chaperone might seem like the perfect antidote for PBS viewers suffering from Downton Abbey withdrawal...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Nov
22
 
 
Presumably, no TV show has to convince any viewer that information technology could spin out of control and begin causing catastrophic harm...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Nov
21
 
 
The British psycho-thriller Cheat has moments when it's tough to watch. At the same time, it's impossible not to watch...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Nov
19
 
 
Sama al-Kateab doesn't know it yet, but she's got one of the world's most riveting and sobering baby books...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Nov
17
 
 
By the time Queen Elizabeth had been ruling Britain for a decade, it's safe to say she had banished any tiny vestiges of spontaneity, impulse, or fun from her public behavior...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2019
Nov
17
 
 
It can happen to anyone, really. You kill a corrupt cop, decapitate him, toss his head into the water and figure that's that...