Orange Is the New Black

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Orange Is The New Black Is Trauma Porn Written For White People [spoilers]

It’s like the writers and producers sat around and said, “Let’s put all the most f*cked up recent cultural references in one season and be the most Read...
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Netflix Marathons Can Save Your Life: Specific Shows To Watch For Specific Horrible Life Events

Sometimes I imagine what life would be like if I had lived back before glasses and contacts were invented and I couldn’t see anything and just had to Read...
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5 Reasons to Watch Amazon's New Streaming Show, Transparent

George Bluth Sr. stars as a trans woman. So. Much. Yes. Read...
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Show's Writer Demonstrates That Once You Go Orange Is The New Black, You Never Go . . . Straight? 

OITNB writer Lauren Morelli has started dating star Samira Wiley, and says the show helped her suss out her sexuality. Read...
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The Psychology of a Girl Crush

I’ve had a huge girl crush on Natasha Lyonne ever since I saw the poster for the first American Pie movie. She owns her crazy and her big hair. Read...
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Self Deprecation Redemption: Why Monica Lewinsky Should Try It Out

There are better ways to appease the masses and counter public humiliation than by writing lengthy diatribes in Vanity Fair. Read...
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Move Over, Hobby Lobby: Satanic Temple Wants Health-Care Exemption, Too

Satanists are demanding their own legal loophole based on religious doctrine. Do they have a point? Read...
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Watch: Orange is the New Black Meets Disney Princesses

This is what happens when teenage princesses have to do hard time. Read...
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