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A news anchor's life is stirred up when he's forced to work with a new team of colleagues.

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The Newsroom: What Kind of Day Has it Been  Season 3, Episode 6

In the series finale, the newsroom staff attends Charlie Skinner's funeral. [more inside]
posted by axiom on Dec 15, 2014 at 8:51 PM - 21 comments

The Newsroom: Oh Shenandoah  Season 3, Episode 5

Jim and Maggie fly to Russia to attempt to get seats on Edward Snowden's flight to Havana. Will spends 52 days in jail. Sloan butts heads with Neal's replacement. Don does a pre-interview with a college student who started a website allowing people to anonymously accuse others of rape. [more inside]
posted by axiom on Dec 8, 2014 at 6:26 PM - 11 comments

The Newsroom: Contempt  Season 3, Episode 4

Will continues to refuse to reveal the source of the leaked documents. Jim and Hallie fight over journalistic ethics. Charlie and Sloan try to find a "white knight" buyer to purchase ACN in lieu of Pruit. [more inside]
posted by axiom on Dec 1, 2014 at 6:27 PM - 16 comments

The Newsroom: Main Justice  Season 3, Episode 3

The Newsroom team faces off with the FBI and DOJ, while AWM seeks to spin off ACN to prevent the hostile takeover. The EPA story set up in last week's episode ends unexpectedly. [more inside]
posted by axiom on Nov 24, 2014 at 3:36 PM - 11 comments

The Newsroom: Run  Season 3, Episode 2

Reese, Charlie, and Leona confront Reese's half siblings over the hostile takeover, while Neal, the producers, and the lawyer Rebecca Halliday argue about what to do with the the classified document trove and Neal's source. Don and Sloan argue about their relationship status after Don purchases stock on an inadvertent tip from Sloan before she reports it. Hallie tweets an in-poor-taste joke from the ACN twitter account and gets faces the fallout. Maggie overhears an EPA administrator on the train back from Boston. [more inside]
posted by axiom on Nov 17, 2014 at 5:13 PM - 5 comments

The Newsroom: Boston  Season 3, Episode 1

The Newsroom's third (and final) season opens with a story based around the Boston Marathon bombing coverage. [more inside]
posted by axiom on Nov 10, 2014 at 8:14 PM - 4 comments

The Newsroom: The 112th Congress  Rewatch   Season 1, Episode 3

"What is this meeting?" "Is it News 101?" "To artificially hype the threat of a bomb? You're confusing it with Douchebaggery 101!" [more inside]
posted by axiom on Aug 13, 2014 at 8:55 PM - 3 comments

The Newsroom: News Night 2.0  Rewatch   Season 1, Episode 2

The newsroom team capitalizes on the great new start from the pilot by promptly screwing up. [more inside]
posted by axiom on Aug 10, 2014 at 7:51 PM - 2 comments

The Newsroom: We Just Decided To  Rewatch   Season 1, Episode 1

Can you say why America is the greatest country in the world? It's not... but it can be. Season 3 starts "Fall 2014" which is... soonish. I suggest a rewatch, starting at S1E01. [more inside]
posted by axiom on Aug 6, 2014 at 9:42 AM - 5 comments