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March 11

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 9:01 PM - 8 comments

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 8:38 PM - 6 comments

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Law and Order: SVU Season 18  Season 18 (Full Season)

Full season out on Netflix.
posted by kittensofthenight at 7:39 PM - 0 comments

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 3:18 PM - 20 comments

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 1:41 PM - 8 comments

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 11:55 AM - 11 comments

Movie: Brick

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]
posted by MoonOrb at 11:03 AM - 12 comments

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 10:06 AM - 8 comments

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 8:20 AM - 4 comments

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.
posted by kittens for breakfast at 5:46 AM - 2 comments

Saturday Night Live: Sterling K. Brown, James Bay  Season 43, Episode 17

Host: Sterling K. Brown, Musical Guest: James Bay [more inside]
posted by DizzyOnBugSpray at 1:41 AM - 21 comments

Movie: The Limehouse Golem

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]
posted by lesser weasel at 12:37 AM - 1 comment

March 10

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 8:47 PM - 4 comments

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 6:38 PM - 20 comments

Movie: Zombieland

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]
posted by MoonOrb at 4:38 PM - 7 comments

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 4:26 PM - 20 comments

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]
posted by porpoise at 4:04 PM - 0 comments

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 2:02 PM - 9 comments

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.
posted by kittens for breakfast at 1:46 PM - 1 comment

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]
posted by kittens for breakfast at 1:36 PM - 0 comments

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 9:58 AM - 21 comments

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]
posted by flibbertigibbet at 8:33 AM - 1 comment

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 7:55 AM - 7 comments

March 9

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]
posted by oh yeah! at 8:21 PM - 11 comments

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]
posted by litera scripta manet at 7:07 PM - 12 comments

Movie: Lost in Translation

A faded movie star and a neglected young woman form an unlikely bond after crossing paths in Tokyo. [more inside]
posted by MoonOrb at 6:27 PM - 8 comments

Podcast: The Adventure Zone: Dust - Episode 2

The Graysons continue their quiet investigation into the killing of Jeremiah Blackwater -- but outside interests are starting to take notice. Gandy plays a crazy game of poker. Errol ties up a quest. Augustus swears on his soul.
posted by Tevin at 4:09 PM - 15 comments

Top Chef: Finale  Season 15, Episode 14

"In an epic showdown in Aspen, the final two chefs cook the meal of their lives in an effort to take home the ultimate title and prize. To win it all, they’ll need to impress not only the judges but also culinary superstars Nancy Silverton, Jonathan Waxman and Curtis Duffy. It's a fight to the bitter end, but only one will be crowned Top Chef." (Description from Bravo) SPOILER ALERT: This discussion is about the Finale episode, so there will definitely be spoilers from the get go.
posted by primalux at 11:40 AM - 10 comments

Westworld: Chestnut  Rewatch   Season 1, Episode 2

A pair of guests arrive at Westworld with different expectations; Bernard and Theresa Cullen debate about the recent host anomaly; a behavior engineer tweaks the emotions of a madam in Sweetwater's brothel; a cocky programmer pitches a new narrative. [more inside]
posted by elsietheeel at 8:52 AM - 2 comments

Atlanta: Sportin' Waves  Season 2, Episode 2

In the pursuit of makin' money, in various forms; the problems with fans, and problems of authenticity. You know how it is at holiday time. [more inside]
posted by filthy light thief at 7:41 AM - 5 comments

RuPaul's All Stars Drag Race: My Best Squirrelfriend’s Dragsmaids Wedding Trip  Season 3, Episode 7

It's acting challenge week! Also, Nancy Pelosi pops by the werk room for a random and touching cameo.
posted by ThePinkSuperhero at 7:13 AM - 14 comments

Riverdale: Chapter Twenty-Seven: The Hills Have Eyes  Season 2, Episode 14

Determined to uncover Hiram's plans, Jughead presses Veronica about what she may know, while with Betty and Archie on a romantic couples' get-away weekend; Cheryl makes a surprising connection with an unlikely friend, and Josie bonds with Kevin over a shared secret. [more inside]
posted by filthy light thief at 7:02 AM - 3 comments

Westworld: The Original  Rewatch   Season 1, Episode 1

As another day of fantasy plays out in Westworld - a vast, remote park where guests pay top dollar to share wild-west adventures with android "hosts" - top programmer Bernard Lowe alerts park founder Dr. Robert Ford about incidents of aberrant behavior cropping up in some recently re-coded hosts. Meanwhile, in the Westworld town of Sweetwater, a rancher's daughter named Dolores encounters a gunslinger named Teddy in the street - but their predictable narrative is upended by the appearance of a ruthless Man in Black and, later, by a supporting host's unscripted encounter with an artifact of the outside world. [more inside]
posted by elsietheeel at 5:33 AM - 5 comments

March 8

Jessica Jones: AKA Start at the Beginning  Season 2, Episode 1

While Jessica deals with a rival PI and a paranoid would-be client, Trish digs up a medical file that could unlock the mystery of Jessica's powers. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! at 6:41 PM - 14 comments

Movie: Hot Fuzz

A skilled London police officer is transferred to a small town that's harbouring a dark secret. [more inside]
posted by MoonOrb at 6:37 PM - 33 comments

Podcast: The McElroy Brothers Will Be In Trolls 2: Chapter 4

In this chapter, The McElroy Brothers ask actor, comedian, podcaster and voice over artist Janet Varney to help get them into Trolls 2.
posted by theodolite at 2:39 PM - 13 comments

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee: March 7, 2018  Season 3, Episode 2

  • Act 1: The NRA is a Cult
  • Act 2: Alt-Right Killers
  • Doug Bruce Ruined Colorado
  • [more inside]
    posted by numaner at 1:17 PM - 1 comment

    Movie: A Wrinkle in Time

    After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.
    posted by DirtyOldTown at 11:47 AM - 36 comments

    The X-Files: Familiar  Season 11, Episode 8

    Mulder and Scully suspect that darker forces are at play as they investigate a brutal animal attack on a little boy in Connecticut. [Official synopsis] [CW: violence to children, mostly unseen] [more inside]
    posted by filthy light thief at 7:40 AM - 16 comments

    Star Trek: Voyager: Riddles  Rewatch   Season 6, Episode 6

    What has he got in his Vulcan brainses? [more inside]
    posted by CheesesOfBrazil at 2:31 AM - 6 comments

    March 7

    Altered Carbon: The Killers  Show Only   Season 1, Episode 10

    As a cornered Kovacs braces for a final showdown in the sky, a new hero emerges and more buried secrets come to light. [more inside]
    posted by the man of twists and turns at 10:57 PM - 2 comments

    Movie: Edward Scissorhands

    “What happened to you?” “...I'm not finished.” [more inside]
    posted by roger ackroyd at 9:59 PM - 2 comments

    The Magicians: All That Josh  Show Only   Season 3, Episode 9

    Quentin, Kady, and Alice try to convince an old friend to return home. [more inside]
    posted by oh yeah! at 7:54 PM - 18 comments

    Movie: The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara

    The story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense under President John F. Kennedy and President Lyndon Johnson, Robert McNamara. [more inside]
    posted by MoonOrb at 6:37 PM - 7 comments

    Mystery Science Theater 3000: FUTURE WAR  Season 10, Episode 4

    "It came from the future to hunt humans." A human taken from the past to be a slave in the future escapes to the present. He's chased by a familiar-looking guy with a really big chin and his dinosaur trackers. Nicely inconspicuous, future guy! He's helped by a street-wise nun and her street gang friends. Thank you for not killing me. In the words of Crow, "You know, I could point out it's not the future and there isn't a war, but you know me. I don't like to complain." This is a particularly laughable movie, although not one of the show's more famous episodes. Episode 1004 is available on YouTube. Premiered April 25, 1999. Nine episodes left. [more inside]
    posted by JHarris at 3:43 PM - 4 comments

    Movie: Sing Street

    A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes. [more inside]
    posted by graventy at 10:41 AM - 14 comments

    Drunk History: Drunk Mystery  Season 5, Episode 7

    It's mystery time! Alison Rich, Kyle Mooney, and Georgia Hardstark tell the story of the disappearance of Agatha Christie (Kirsten Dunst), D.B. Cooper (Taran Killam), perpetrator of America's only unsolved airplane hijacking, and the menacing phantom letters of Circleville. [more inside]
    posted by lmfsilva at 9:27 AM - 5 comments

    March 6

    Black Lightning: Equinox: The Book of Fate  Season 1, Episode 7

    Black Lightning's pursuit of Tobias continues. Anissa continues to find herself in the new normal. [more inside]
    posted by oh yeah! at 9:08 PM - 5 comments

    The Flash: Enter Flashtime  Season 4, Episode 15

    When a nuclear bomb detonates in downtown Central City, Barry, Jesse Quick, and Jay Garrick slow down time by entering Flashtime. As everyone in the city is frozen, the three speedsters push themselves to the breaking point to save the city and everyone in it. [more inside]
    posted by oh yeah! at 9:08 PM - 10 comments

    Movie: Shaun of the Dead

    A man decides to turn his moribund life around by winning back his ex-girlfriend, reconciling his relationship with his mother, and dealing with an entire community that has returned from the dead to eat the living. [more inside]
    posted by MoonOrb at 8:54 PM - 28 comments

    iZombie: Blue Bloody  Season 4, Episode 2

    Liv eats the brain of a despicable dowager and she must determine which of her disgruntled servants killed her. Clive and Bozzio work on their relationship. [more inside]
    posted by numaner at 3:02 PM - 4 comments

    Star Wars Rebels: Series Finale Special: A Fool's Hope + Family Reunion and Farewell  Season 4, Episode 16

    The 3 Part Series Finale of Star Wars newest animated series. The ghost crew faces their final on screen challenges against the empire before shuffling off to the pages of comic books, companion novels and tons of fan fiction. [more inside]
    posted by French Fry at 5:51 AM - 15 comments

    Legends of Tomorrow: No Country for Old Dads  Season 3, Episode 13

    When Damien and Nora Darhrk take Ray hostage they force him to try and fix the Fire Totem, but Ray tries to use the power struggle between them to his advantage when Ray and Nora find themselves working together in 1960s-era East Germany. (Also, Neal McDonough wins the bad wig jackpot.) [more inside]
    posted by oh yeah! at 4:34 AM - 10 comments

    Lucifer: Infernal Guinea Pig  Season 3, Episode 16

    When a murder investigation reveals the dark side of Hollywood, Chloe puts her life on the line to protect an innocent victim. Then, Lucifer comes up with a hell-raising scheme to help Cain, but when Amenadiel and Maze get involved, things don't quite go as planned. [more inside]
    posted by oh yeah! at 4:24 AM - 2 comments

    March 5

    Tatort: Waldlust  Season 47, Episode 25

    The Ludwigshafen homicide division goes on a retreat to the Black Forest for a coaching seminar to improve teamwork and communication. After they find a bone in the vegetarian ragout, everything gets a lot more complicated. [more inside]
    posted by mrcrow at 9:30 PM - 3 comments

    Movie: Mean Girls

    Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George. [more inside]
    posted by MoonOrb at 7:20 PM - 14 comments

    The Looming Tower: Mistakes Were Made  Season 1, Episode 3

    A ten-part miniseries from Hulu that traces the rising threat of Osama bin Laden and Al-Qaeda, and takes a controversial look at how the rivalry between the CIA and FBI might have set the stage for 9/11 and the war in Iraq. (from IMDB) Based on the book. [more inside]
    posted by sylvanshine at 7:04 PM - 2 comments

    Book: Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

    “Rule number one: Always stick around for one more drink. That's when things happen. That's when you find out everything you want to know.” [more inside]
    posted by roger ackroyd at 3:23 PM - 4 comments

    Arrow: Collision Course  Season 6, Episode 14

    Team Arrow and Not Team Arrow clash over how to handle Black Siren. Meanwhile the city is running out of money due to Cayden James' extortion. [more inside]
    posted by numaner at 3:06 PM - 5 comments

    Podcast: My Brother, My Brother And Me: MBMBaM 396: Independence Jumanji 3

    It's Hollywood's Biggest Night! (Please indulge us. It is still Hollywood's Biggest Night.) We're here with our incisive brand of twisted comedy, cracking wise about all the ... big movies! And all the other stuff. From Hollywood's Biggest Night. Suggested talking points: Some Very Good Oscars Jokes, Heart-Shaped Biscuit, Hero Fire Pig, Blue Cream, The Spinner That Never Stopped Spinning, Travis' Bidet, Sex Nook
    posted by Tevin at 1:53 PM - 10 comments