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When Exactly Did ‘Friends’ Become Cool?

In spite of being an era considered a “long nightmare of peace and prosperity,” being alive in the 1990s was not always so great: Forrest…

I Watched Every Episode of ‘Jeopardy!’ on Netflix, and Here’s How Much I Now Know

When it comes to primetime TV game shows, people tend to fall into one of two camps: Wheel of Fortune, or Jeopardy!. I, my friends,…

Why We’re Okay With Terrible Christmas Movies

Approximately a thousand years ago, I interned at a mediocre cable channel that specialized in mediocre TV movies. This was ages before “prestige television.” Basically,…

What Do I, an Average Guy Who Wants to Cut the Cord, Need to Know About the 102 (and Counting!) Different Streaming Services Out There?

In 2007, after nearly 10 years of success as a subscription DVD service, Netflix launched its video-on-demand service (VOD). As a result, several subsequent events…