Dispatches from Elsewhere: The Creator Season 1, Ep 9
Simone, Peter and Janice explore new interests, while Fredwynn finds it hard to let go. [more inside]
A modern classic of personal journalism, The Orchid Thief is Susan Orlean’s wickedly funny, elegant, and captivating tale of an amazing obsession. Determined to clone an endangered flower—the rare ghost orchid Polyrrhiza lindenii—a deeply eccentric and oddly attractive man named John Laroche leads Orlean on an unforgettable tour of America’s strange flower-selling subculture, through Florida’s swamps and beyond, along with the Seminoles who help him and the forces of justice who fight him. In the end, Orlean—and the reader—will have more respect for underdog determination and a powerful new definition of passion.
Dietland: Pilot Episode Season 1, Ep 1
Plum plans for weight-loss surgery. An encounter with a mystery woman sends her down a risky path. Harassers turn up dead. [more inside]
Steven Universe: Earthlings Season 3, Ep 23
Steven, Amethyst, and Peridot confront Jasper in the Beta Kindergarten.
Steven Universe: Beta Season 3, Ep 22
Steven and Amethyst visit Lapis and Peridot at the barn to get Amethyst's mind off of Jasper.
Steven Universe: Sworn to the Sword Season 2, Ep 9
Pearl goes a little overboard training Connie to fight with a sword.
Star Trek: Obsession Rewatch Season 2, Ep 13
Captain Kirk hunts for a creature from his time aboard the U.S.S. Farragut. The crew must try to understand the strange entity that feeds on human blood. [more inside]