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Riverdale Season 2, Episode 5 – Running To and From the Devil

For a show that I get excited about enough to dedicate myself to covering every episode, I spend a lot of time referring to Riverdale as “the worst.” Episode 5 isn’t too great of a departure from Riverdale’s consistent ...


Fantasy and Science Fiction in Game of Thrones: Playing with Genre

Recently, I sat myself down to re-watch the entirety of Game of Thrones, HBO’s hit television series based on George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series, and in truly experiencing the scope of the show, I re...


Stories Within Stories: An Unconventional Look at 30 Rock and Sandman

Over the last few months, I’ve worked my way through the Neil Gaiman’s Sandman and some of its spinoffs, as well as through the seven season run of 30 Rock. I am now going to spend a non-negligible amount of time and words...



Netflix’s Iron Fist Completely Misses the Point of Danny Rand

It should go without saying that this article includes spoilers for Marvel’s Iron Fist show on Netflix. I tried to avoid anything particularly specific in the second half, but still, fair warning. Though it is being sava...


Queer and Loathing in Riverdale

Minor spoilers for the Riverdale episode “Chapter One: The River’s Edge” ahead. I started watching The CW’s Riverdale out of morbid curiosity and because I am inexplicably drawn to glossy teen garbage. The ...