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A loan officer who evicts an old woman from her home finds herself the recipient of a supernatural curse. Desperate, she turns to a seer to try and save her soul, while evil forces work to push her to a breaking point. [more inside]
RuPaul's All Stars Drag Race: A Jury of their Queers Season 3, Episode 8
The finale of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars Season 3 brings the competition to an exciting conclusion. [more inside]
A stunning debut novel about love and forgiveness, about the violence of memory and the equal violence of its loss—from O. Henry Prize–winning author Emily Ruskovich. Ann and Wade have carved out a life for themselves from a rugged landscape in northern Idaho, where they are bound together by more than love. With her husband’s memory fading, Ann attempts to piece together the truth of what happened to Wade’s first wife, Jenny, and to their daughters.
A Russian teenager living in London who dies during childbirth leaves clues to a midwife in her journal that could tie her child to a crime involving a violent Russian mob family. [more inside]
Hap and Leonard: Ho-Ho Mambo Season 3, Episode 2
After a rude welcome to Grovetown, Hap and Leonard meet the local authorities, including a lawman with balls the size of churchbells. Christmas Ants are on the march.
Tatort: Im toten Winkel Season 47, Episode 26
An elderly man, after years of caring for his wife who suffered from Alzheimers, smothers her and tries to kill himself. Detectives Lürsen and Stedefreund of Bremen look into the circumstances that drove the man to such a desperate act. [more inside]
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee: March 14, 2018 Season 3, Episode 3
The X-Files: Nothing Lasts Forever Season 11, Episode 9
While investigating human organ theft, Mulder and Scully uncover a mysterious cult consumed with macabre rituals. [CW: gory surgery and dissection scenes] [more inside]
One day, Cayden received an email from their internet provider that said "stop pirating TV shows or we'll cut off your internet!" Cayden had no idea what they were talking about. So Alex decided to investigate.Further Reading Vulture's recap of "Old Loves" (Girls Season 5, Episode 4)
Star Trek: Voyager: One Small Step Rewatch Season 6, Episode 8
My god… It's full of space garbage… [more inside]
Mystery Science Theater 3000: BLOOD WATERS OF DR. Z Season 10, Episode 5
a.k.a. Zaat. "Is The Monster Man...Fish...Or Devil?" "It Would Take An Atom Bomb To Wipe Out The Walking Catfish!" "WARNING! Positively no one admitted during last 15 minutes!" Sargassum! After a short, nonsensical narration of an aquarium, a scientist charts on his gigantic circular day-planner his revenge on the scientific establishment, and the world that shunned his ideas, by turning himself into a monster that he calls (but isn't) a fish, then sets about making himself a fishy mate, while very southern authorities try to stop him. We've been through some adventures, haven't we? Well here's one more, the last of what I'd call the extreme pain category of episodes. Great host segments in this one! This episode is available to watch on YouTube. Premiered June 27, 1998. Eight episodes left. [more inside]
Discuss the NCAA Tournament here! If you want to get in on the action, a brackets post is up on MetaTalk.
The Magicians: The Art of the Deal Show Only Season 3, Episode 10
Quentin and Alice search the castle for an important object, while Julia and Fen work with an enemy. [more inside]
Jean-Claude Van Damme gets involved in a bank robbery with a hostage situation and reflects about his life during it. [more inside]
iZombie: Brainless in Seattle, Part 1 Season 4, Episode 3
Liv blisses out on hopeless romantic brain as we learn more about Undead Seattle's various black markets. Also: Ravi gets a makeover! [more inside]
Westworld: The Stray Rewatch Season 1, Episode 3
Elsie and Stubbs head into the hills in pursuit of a missing host. Teddy gets a new backstory, which sets him off in pursuit of a new villain, leaving Dolores alone in Sweetwater. Bernard investigates the origins of madness and hallucinations within the hosts. William finds an attraction he'd like to pursue and drags Logan along for the ride. [more inside]
English gangster Albert Spica has taken over the high-class Le Hollandais Restaurant, run by French chef Richard Boarst. Spica makes nightly appearances at the restaurant with his retinue of thugs. His oafish behavior causes frequent confrontations with the staff and his own customers, whose patronage he loses, but whose money he seems not to miss. Forced to accompany Spica is his reluctant, well-bred wife, Georgina, who soon catches the eye of a quiet regular at the restaurant, bookshop owner Michael. Under her husband's nose, Georgina carries on an affair with Michael with the help of the restaurant staff. (from Wikipedia.) [more inside]
Babylon 5: Legacies Season 1, Episode 17
[arc] A Minbari war cruiser arrives to display the body of a fallen Warrior caste leader. Meanwhile, Talia and Ivanova butt heads over the fate of a young telepath... "You talk like a Minbari, Commander! Perhaps there was some small wisdom in letting your species survive." [more inside]
Black Lightning: The Book of Revelations Season 1, Episode 8
Black Lightning works with Anissa to help find information to clear his name. Jennifer begins interning for Lynn, and discovers something unexpected. Meanwhile, Gambi finds himself in a precarious situation. [more inside]
The Flash: Run, Iris, Run Season 4, Episode 16
Team Flash confront a new bus meta, Matthew AKA Melting Pot, who has the ability to swap people's DNA, and accidentally takes Barry's speed away and gives it to Iris. [more inside]
In an old school Las Vegas casino, its top gambling jinx breaks his curse when he falls in love, much to his boss' consternation. [more inside]
The Walking Dead: Dead or Alive Or Season 8, Episode 11
Daryl finds himself in bad company as his group heads to the Hilltop; Gabriel's faith gets tested.
Love: Season 3 of Love Season 3 (Full Season)
Mickey and Gus continue to explore the limits of their relationship in the final season of "Love."
Legends of Tomorrow: Amazing Grace Season 3, Episode 14
When the Legends learn that a mysterious tragedy destroyed Memphis in 1954, thus eradicating the birthplace of rock and roll, they discover the sixth and final totem, the Death Totem. Meanwhile, Zari helps their newest member try to adjust to the team. [more inside]
Lucifer: Let Pinhead Sing Season 3, Episode 17
When a superstar singer's life is threatened, the team is thrust into the world of big-ticket stadium shows, crazed fans, and divas, giving Lucifer a run for his money. Meanwhile, Charlotte tries to help Linda and Maze repair their friendship. [more inside]
Travis floats a new segment this week that DEFINITELY will not earn us a Cease and Desist from John Quinones and the ABC News Corporation. Also: Some new live show announcements! Tickets go on sale this week! Suggested talking points: What Would You Even Do?, Live Shows!, Cat Technical College, A New Dictionary, Sky Hiking, The Stinkfeet Man, Weed Delivery Driver
Arrow: Doppelganger Season 6, Episode 15
Oliver and Thea are shocked to hear that Roy Harper is back in Star City. Black Siren makes a shocking decision. [more inside]
A cab driver finds himself the hostage of an engaging contract killer as he makes his rounds from hit to hit during one night in Los Angeles. [more inside]
Homeland: Active Measures Season 7, Episode 5
Keane plays tactics to calm the situation in Richmond; Carrie assembles a team to put pressure on Simone; Saul pursues the Fake News agenda alone. [more inside]
ER: Season 2 (Full Season) Season 2 (Full Season)
Major changes are in store for Dr. Green's personal life as he gets into the swing of his attending position, Carter's confidence is shaken as he begins his surgical internship with Benton, and Dr. Kerry Weaver joins the ER staff as an unpopular replacement for Chief Resident. Meanwhile, Dr. Ross' reckless disregard for hospital policy and himself puts his fellowship and his life in danger, and he struggles to confront his complicated relationship with his absent father. Dr. Lewis is stretched thin trying to balance the demands of her residency (and Dr. Weaver) and an ever-mounting responsibility for her sister and newborn niece. Dr. Benton struggles with the prospect of having to report one of his superiors for discrepancies in a major study in the face of pressure not to. Jeanie begins working in the ER as a physician's assistant and later receives unexpected news. Carol's personal touch with patients gets her into trouble and she begins a relationship with a paramedic. [more inside]
Bob's Burgers: Y Tu Ga-Ga Tambien Season 8, Episode 9
Hey, this show still exists! Mr. Frond invents a new playground sport that (surprisingly) takes Wagstaff Elementary by storm: Ga-Ga Ball. Gene, having no affinity for the game, feels left out as the sport consumes every aspect of school social life. Meanwhile, Linda and Teddy work to put on the best toddler story-time ever. [more inside]
Star Trek: Voyager: Dragon's Teeth Rewatch Season 6, Episode 7
Voyager has one of its strangest encounters yet when it comes across a human serviette wearing a tam o' shanter--wait [peers at index card] sorry, I thought that it said "Nardwuar"--why the heck am I still using index cards in the twenty-first century, anyway? We're getting warp drive in a few decades! [more inside]
My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman: You Know, She Has a Nobel Peace Prize Season 1, Episode 3
From a Taliban attack to a Nobel Prize to Oxford: Malala Yousafzai walks Dave through her extraordinary journey, her life's mission, and her new home.
The secrets of the multiverse may be may be discovered by reporter Alex Goldman after he places a call to a mysterious green wizard. [more inside]
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Cyptocurrencies Season 5, Episode 4
- President Trump suddenly agrees to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jung Un, reversing decades of precedent on a whim.
- International Women's Day, "that one special day for half the population of Earth. Knock yourselves out, three-and-a-half billion people!" A roundup of disturbing and disgusting responses from across the media, finishing with Vladimir Putin.
- And Now: An MSNBC Guest, Brought On To Discuss Gary Cohn's Departure, Can't Get Over The "Bachelor" Finale.
- Main Story: Cryptocurrencies, "Everything you don't understand about money combined with everything you don't understand about computers." In a field fulled with ridiculous terms like HODL and LAMBO, LWT invited an inspirational speaker (Keegan Michael Key) to promote their new way of dealing with cryptocurrencies, responsibility: "Instead of being HODL, you have to be CRAEFUL!"
Timeless: The War to End All Wars Season 2, Episode 1
In the Season 2 premiere, after barely escaping an explosion at Mason Industries, Wyatt and Rufus chase the Mothership back to a French battlefront during WWI to rescue Lucy from Rittenhouse. [more inside]
Counterpart: Love the Lie Season 1, Episode 8
The aftermath of the Indigo school discovery takes an emotional toll. Quayle grapples with his wife's new identity. [more inside]
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Law and Order: SVU Season 18 Season 18 (Full Season)
Full season out on Netflix.
Jessica Jones: AKA Playland Season 2, Episode 13
Waking up in unfamiliar surroundings, Jessica once again finds herself torn between two worlds and facing an impossible choice. (Season 2 Finale) [more inside]
Jessica Jones: AKA Pray for My Patsy Season 2, Episode 12
As Jessica and Dorothy wait anxiously for updates on Trish, a call from Costa brings alarming news. Jeri hatches a plan to get her revenge. [more inside]
Jessica Jones: AKA Three Lives and Counting Season 2, Episode 11
Shocked by her own actions and haunted by visions of Kilgrave, Jessica worries she's turning into a monster. Trish's plans for Karl become clear. [more inside]
A teenage loner pushes his way into the underworld of a high school crime ring to investigate the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend. [more inside]
Jessica Jones: AKA Pork Chop Season 2, Episode 10
Jeri finagles a deal for her new client in exchange for Karl's location. Trish forges ahead with her own investigation. A prison guard crosses a line. [more inside]
Jessica Jones: AKA Shark in the Bathtub, Monster in the Bed Season 2, Episode 9
The shooting forces Jessica to rethink her plans. Meanwhile, Oscar asks for help with a family crisis, and Trish's frustrations finally boil over. [more inside]
Ash vs Evil Dead: Apparently Dead Season 3, Episode 3
Ruby uses her maternal instincts (and some creepy blood-and-bug sorcery) to drive a deeper wedge between Ash and Brandy.
Saturday Night Live: Sterling K. Brown, James Bay Season 43, Episode 17
Host: Sterling K. Brown, Musical Guest: James Bay [more inside]
A series of murders has shaken the community to the point where people believe that only a legendary creature from dark times - the mythical so-called Golem - must be responsible. [more inside]
Jessica Jones: AKA Ain't We Got Fun Season 2, Episode 8
While Jessica debates her next move, Malcolm confronts Trish about her erratic behavior, and Jeri makes contact with a healer. [more inside]
Jessica Jones: AKA I Want Your Cray Cray Season 2, Episode 7
Flashbacks shed new light on the aftermath of the family's car accident and reveal a painful turning point in Jessica's adult life. [more inside]
A shy student trying to reach his family in Ohio, a gun-toting tough guy trying to find the last Twinkie, and a pair of sisters trying to get to an amusement park join forces to travel across a zombie-filled America. [more inside]
Jessica Jones: AKA Facetime Season 2, Episode 6
Jessica gate-crashes an exclusive country club on the hunt for the killer, and Trish's new addiction begins to spiral out of control. [more inside]
Deadwood: A Lie Agreed Upon: Part II Season 2, Episode 2
Alma and an increasingly self-destructive Bullock face an abrupt decision on their future. At the Gem, while Swearengen readies for another showdown with Bullock, infighting between Silas Adams and Dan Dority yields more feed for Wu's pigs. Doc Cochran is surprised by Calamity Jane, who has returned to camp in a state of inebriated deterioration. [more inside]
Jessica Jones: AKA The Octopus Season 2, Episode 5
Backed into a corner, Jessica's forced to share her intel on the killer. A groggy Trish tries to pull herself together before an important meeting. [more inside]
Hap and Leonard: The Two-Bear Mambo Season 3, Episode 1
When Leonard gets arrested for burning down the crackhouse next door (again), police detective Marvin Hanson makes a deal with Hap: he'll free Leonard, but only if our heroes take a trip to nearby Grovetown to find a missing person. Grovetown is a Klan stronghold where it's said a legendary bluesman once met the Devil on a dark night. Some say the Devil never left.
Hap and Leonard: Mucho Mojo Season 2 (Full Season)
In the East Texas of the late 1980s, two rough and tumble ne'er-do-wells with hearts of gold try and fail to stay out of trouble. An action-comedy/mystery that's deeper than you expect and funny as hell. All episodes on Netflix. (So is Season 1, but you don't need to watch it to enjoy this.) [more inside]
Jessica Jones: AKA God Help the Hobo Season 2, Episode 4
Between anger management classes and tabloid scandals, Jessica and Trish track down a third patient linked to IGH. Oscar extends an olive branch. [more inside]
Babylon 5: Eyes Season 1, Episode 16
[minor arc episode] Sinclair and his staff are investigated by internal affairs because of the past year events, thanks to Jeffrey "haven't found a rule I wouldn't bend" Sinclair. Meanwhile, Garibaldi and Lennier bond over rebuilding an Old Earth motorcycle. "I must admit, Mr. Garibaldi, I am fascinated by this vehicle. Do you realize that it was a symbol of masculinity in your society at one time?" [more inside]
Jessica Jones: AKA Sole Survivor Season 2, Episode 3
As her visions intensify, Jessica visits an abandoned clinic, where she stumbles on a new lead. Jeri faces an ultimatum after her secret gets out. [more inside]
Jessica Jones: AKA Freak Accident Season 2, Episode 2
Jessica sets out to find Dr. Kozlov and makes a startling discovery. Trish recruits Malcolm for backup as she visits a figure from her past. [more inside]
Supernatural: A Most Holy Man Season 13, Episode 15
Sam and Dean are close to collecting everything they need to open a rift into the Apocalyptic World and possibly rescuing Mary and Jack. The one missing ingredient leads the Winchesters to a black market for religious relics where everything is not always as it seems. [more inside]