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Netflix Knows About Your Binging Breathers And What You Do With Them

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 12.07.2016 | Entertainment

Fulfilling its role as wise omnipotent narrator, Netflix has surveyed its vast subscriber base of 86 million happy couch potatoes and discovered patte...

21 Addictive Web Series That Prove Anyone Can Make A Great TV Show

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 10.12.2016 | Arts

There’s never been more great TV being created, but there’s also never been more binge-watching. So what do you do when you’re waiting for a new...

Why Your Diet Always Fails And How To Actually Transform Your Relationship To Food And Body

Amy Jones | Posted 09.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Amy Jones

Diets are a one dimensional approach to a multi-dimensional challenge. Every year in the US, we spend roughly 60 billion dollars on the diet industry...

Binge-Watch This Irreverent Comedy in 4 Hours

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 09.07.2016 | Comedy
Courtney M. Soliday

It's the golden age of television. This era can be overwhelming for some viewers, with so many choices, there's no urgency or rush to start that serie...

An Open Letter To Every Parent Who Let Their Kid Watch Netflix All Summer

Laurie Levy | Posted 08.28.2016 | Fifty
Laurie Levy

A mother walks into the living room where her pre-teen daughter sprawled on the couch, glued to the TV. Mom is carrying a newly purchased backpack, and states smugly, "She spent the summer binge-watching. Soon she'll be binge-studying." Why do I hate this commercial? Let me count the ways.

What I Learned Binge-Watching Season 5 of 'Girls'

Joanne Tombrakos | Posted 05.04.2016 | Women
Joanne Tombrakos

Lena Dunham reminded me that good writing transcends generations. If we keep our minds and hearts open, each generation has something to learn from the other. Even if at first glance what they write looks to be pitiful characters.

Comedy, Women Back on Television

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 04.11.2016 | Entertainment
Courtney M. Soliday

Summertime and the living is TV. Hope there's a pen handy because you'll want to jot down these TV Show premiere dates.

Why 'House of Cards' and 'Games of Thrones' Are Pretty Much the Same Show

Andrew Lindsay | Posted 04.07.2016 | Entertainment
Andrew Lindsay

House of Cards and Game of Thrones are the same basic show. When you boil it down, each is a collection of morally-ambiguous characters playing a political game of cards.

Mr. Robot on a Binge

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 02.24.2016 | Entertainment
J.J. Colagrande

Mr. Robot, oh, Mr. Robot, how you messed up my mind. Spending ten hours in the point of view of Eliot Alderson is a harrowing trip so dark you absol...

Toddlers vs. TV: Less Is Best, But Not Necessarily Realistic

Jill Campbell | Posted 02.17.2016 | Parents
Jill Campbell

The temptation to interact with screens around the home is inescapable. They are everywhere; in our kitchens, our living rooms, our playrooms and even...

How the Stars of 'Jessica Jones' Were Cast

Robert Peterpaul | Posted 12.10.2015 | Entertainment
Robert Peterpaul

If you've strolled through a city or surfed the web recently, chances are you've found yourself locked in a staring match with Jessica Jones. Portraits of Krysten Ritter as the title character still lurk everywhere, her impressionistic gaze and porcelain skin beckoning your views.

The Netflix Addiction: Why Our Brains Keep Telling Us to Press Play

Catherine Franssen | Posted 11.09.2016 | Science
Catherine Franssen

Binge-watching shows is here to stay, and Netflix, Hulu and other streaming television companies know it--that's why they released entire seasons of original shows at once, banking that people like you and me will power through episode after episode.

Blaming "Walking Dead" for Beating Our Friends to Death With a Microwave

Christian Piatt | Posted 10.27.2015 | Entertainment
Christian Piatt

Just when you think you've heard it all... Damon Perry and Christopher Paquin decided to hole up and binge watch a season of the Zombie TV hit "Walki...

11 Vital Lessons I Learned From 11 Seasons of 'Grey's Anatomy'

Sonya Matejko | Posted 10.14.2016 | Entertainment
Sonya Matejko

With that, I went back to my room to lament over Derek Shepherd's death and the fact that she was totally right. At least I can say I learned a lot about life in the wee hours of the night where I lost sleep and somewhat lost my mind watching that show.

How to Survive Your Husband's Hospital Stay

Iris Ruth Pastor | Posted 10.06.2016 | Fifty
Iris Ruth Pastor

When my husband goes back to the hospital for another ten hour back surgery, as my son Sam wryly notes, "It's not our first rodeo." We know what to ex...

Moving Meditations

Linda Lauren | Posted 10.01.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Linda Lauren

Though the list might seem unconventional, choose one and dedicate the same time every day to it. Feel free to add to this list. The point is to enjoy an action in repetition and consistency so that you open yourself to meditating daily.

This Is Your Body On A Netflix Binge | Posted 09.29.2016 | Healthy Living

It's fall, and you know what that means: Time to dive back into all your favorite shows! Or, for many of us, mainlining what we missed this summer. Al...

Netflix Reveals The Point Of No Return For Binge-Watching Shows

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 09.24.2015 | Entertainment

Watching a TV show on Netflix is a little like flying a spaceship near a black hole. You can only be casual about it for so long. If you go too far, y...

Before You Can Binge Watch, You Have to Binge Wait

Stewart Wolpin | Posted 09.22.2016 | Technology
Stewart Wolpin

Following the series finale montage broadcast during the Emmys Sunday night, there was an online backlash at all the spoilers revealed. Poo-pooers co...

Will You Binge Watch Sports Or Your Favorite TV This Holiday Weekend? Then Read This First

Buck Wargo | Posted 09.08.2016 | Fifty
Buck Wargo

What do you have planned this Labor Day Weekend? Like most of us, you'll be catching up on something you've been missing - whether it's sleep, travel, or time with friends or family. Or maybe you've got a well-earned date with your DVR or Netflix to binge watch whatever you've been missing.

4 Sneaky Signs You're Lonely (And What To Do About It)

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 07.28.2015 | Healthy Living

Whether it's a move to a new city or school, a breakup or a random rough patch, we all get lonely from time to time. This is pretty normal, but too mu...

Binge Watching: Should We Be Concerned?

Danya Braunstein | Posted 07.27.2016 | Healthy Living
Danya Braunstein

There have been a number of articles circulating the media in response to a research study which suggested there was a link between binge watching television programs with depression and loneliness.

Lust for Celebrity Gossip: It Isn't "Worship"

Peggy Payne | Posted 07.23.2016 | Entertainment
Peggy Payne

Dare to show even the tiniest spark of interest in royal babies or movie star divorces or Olympic decathlete gender identity and you're likely to be scorned for engaging in "celebrity worship." This is wrong. It isn't worship. Got that, you high-minded righteous pious scoffers?

'Bosch' Is Binge-Worthy Watchable

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 07.16.2016 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

Titus Welliver has the star-making role of Harry Bosch, and he plays it to perfection. He may not look or sound like your pre-TV image of Harry might have been, but he surely captures the essence of the character. He has the rugged swagger mixed with the soulful eyes.

When Netflix Knows You A Little TOO Well

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 06.26.2015 | Comedy

How the f--k does it know that?! Hey, you know when you're on hour eight of a Netflix session, binge-watching a combination of "Orange Is the New B...