Month: July 2017

Why Netflix’s “The Standups” Is Original and Hysterical


Netflix has been giving us outstanding hour-long standup specials from the likes of Louis C.K., Dave Chappelle and Sarah Silverman. Now it’s time to hear from comics who might not be widely known across the country, and hear what they have to say. That’s the fundamental premise of the new Netflix series “The Standups,” which… Read More »

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How Comcast is Responding to the Net Neutrality Debate


For the past six months – ever since the new Trump administration came into office in January 2017 – the debate over net neutrality has been getting louder in intensity. The new FCC chairman, Ajit Pai, has suggested that the law guaranteeing net neutrality should be changed to free up competition and innovation. And, at… Read More »


What Fans Think of the “Twin Peaks” Reboot


Has it really been more than 25 years since the original “Twin Peaks” debuted on TV? At that time, David Lynch’s “Twin Peaks” was celebrated as one of the most inventive and visually stunning shows on TV. It was odd and slightly creepy, yes, but it seemed to bridge the gap between TV and film… Read More »


Why “Baby Driver” Is One of 2017’s Best Films


It would be a mistake to think of “Baby Driver” as only a heist movie with a lot of impressive car chases. This new film from acclaimed British director Edgar Wright completely reinvents the genre, just as he did with “Shaun of the Dead” and “Hot Fuzz.” While the film boasts an all-star cast (Jamie… Read More »


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