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Critique of Ice and Fire: A Geek Girl Watches Game of Thrones

Ilana Teitelbaum | Posted 06.20.2012 | Books
Ilana Teitelbaum

Maybe the showrunners are worried that if there's no sex in a scene, we'll get bored and check our email, due to the much-touted Death of the American Attention Span. But there is some great acting.

Crystal Bell

Judd Apatow On 'Girls' Backlash: 'We Wanted It' | Crystal Bell | Posted 04.19.2012 | TV

HBO's highly anticipated new show "Girls" may have been a hit with the critics, but not everyone loved Lena Dunham's brand of humor after the series p...

Not One of Lena Dunham's 'Girls'

Phoebe Robinson | Posted 06.19.2012 | TV
Phoebe Robinson

If you want your show to be about such a tiny, niche demographic, go for it. Just don't try and fool everyone and say it's for everyone when it's clearly "for us, by us."

Lena Dunham Talks Awkward 'Girls' Sex Scene (VIDEO)

Posted 04.19.2012 | TV

Most times when an actor or actress is talking about an awkward sex scene in one of their latest projects, they can blame the director or the screenwr...

DVDs: War Horse Stumbles

Michael Giltz | Posted 06.18.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

War Horse is based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, a solid young adult novel with classic status in the UK. It was turned into a brilliant bit of theater (really, you should see it if at all possible). But Spielberg's film fails on every level.

Television Versus the Computer

Bethany McHugh | Posted 06.18.2012 | TV
Bethany McHugh

Accessing television shows has never been easier, but this blessing has a lot of consequences. Now that TV-watchers are no longer confined to prime time, the question isn't when are you going to watch your favorite shows, but how?

What Samantha Has To Say About 'Girls'

Vulture | Posted 06.17.2012 | TV

Lena Dunham's new HBO series "Girls" has been relentlessly compared to "Sex and the City," so when we ran into Kim Cattrall last night at the New York...

WATCH: Nicole Kidman Stars In HBO's New 'Hemingway' Movie

Posted 04.17.2012 | TV

Get ready to see Nicole Kidman and Clive Owen as the power couple of the 1930s on HBO. The trailer for "Hemingway & Gellhorn" (airing Mon., May 28 ...

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Previews 'Veep'

Posted 04.17.2012 | TV

Julia Louis-Dreyfus plays a flighty Vice President with minimal responsibilities on her new HBO comedy series "Veep," which premieres this Sunday. And...

What To Watch On TV This Week

Posted 04.16.2012 | TV

Between cut-throat competition on "The Voice," the return of "Revenge" and four premieres (including the highly-anticipated "Veep"), this week in TV i...

A Mom's Guide to HBO's 'Girls'

Liz Kozak | Posted 06.16.2012 | Parents
Liz Kozak

Do you think it's okay for parents to financially support their adult children, especially in today's tough economy?

Guys React To 'Girls'

Slate | Posted 04.16.2012 | Women

David Haglund: So, Girls premiered tonight on HBO and instantly became the best show on TV. That's right: Like TV critic Emily Nussbaum, I’m "a gone...

'Girls' Star Talks 'Female Slackers'

Salon | Posted 04.16.2012 | Women

It shouldn't be surprising that Jemima Kirke, the scene-stealing actress from Lena Dunham's indie hit "Tiny Furniture," has gone on to become one of t...

Who's Being Followed In The New 'True Blood' Teaser?

Posted 04.16.2012 | TV

Waiting sucks, especially if you're Scott Foley's "True Blood" character and there's a gun to your head. In the newest "True Blood" teaser, Foley's Pa...

The Core Belief That Inspires Me: Politics Is About People

Selina Meyer | Posted 10.18.2013 | Entertainment
Selina Meyer

As "Vice President" of the United States of America it's my enormous privilege to serve the people of this great nation.

Girls Episode 1: The Gchat Recap

Posted 04.16.2012 | Women

After months of publicity, HBO's new sitcom "Girls," written and directed by and starring Lena Dunham, premiered tonight. Was it everything we were pr...

"It's Different For Girls": A Loving Playlist For HBO's Girls

David Wild | Posted 06.15.2012 | Entertainment
David Wild

In honor of my new favorite show, Girls on HBO -- brought to you by an extremely talented team including Lena Dunham, who is a girl, and Judd Apatow, who is not -- here is my loving, cross-gender playlist in support of Girls.

'Girls' Premiere Recap: I'm A Hannah, But I Wish I Were A Jessa

Crystal Bell | Posted 06.15.2012 | TV
Crystal Bell

Lena Dunham's "Girls" isn't just a show for young twentysomethings living in New York City; it's a show that offers a little something for everyone. Yes, even men.

WATCH: Bill Maher Thinks Castro Is A 'Badass'

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 04.14.2012 | Comedy

Bill Maher took to his "Real Time" pulpit on Friday to make a bold defense against those who condemned Miami Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen for saying ...

'True Blood' Teaser: Russell Edgington Returns?!

Posted 04.13.2012 | TV

"True Blood" Season 5 (Sunday, June 10 at 9 p.m. ET on HBO) is upon us, and so is the return of Russell Edgington?! In these new teasers, Alcide (Joe ...

Why Time Warner Cable's Business Model Makes No Sense

Andrew Weinreich | Posted 06.12.2012 | New York
Andrew Weinreich

In February, I signed up as a beta tester of the Aereo service and am now more certain than ever that my Time Warner Cable bill will come permanently down from the $160 a month that I currently pay to $50 a month.

Watch 'Girls' & 'Veep' For Free!

Posted 04.12.2012 | TV

If you're living the life of one of the characters on HBO's upcoming series "Girls" (premieres Sunday, April 15 at 10:30 p.m. ET), it's quite possible...

HBO Offers Freebie For Non-Subscribers

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 04.12.2012 | Technology

Talk about a tease! HBO announced on April 12 that it would be sharing the pilots for two of its newest original comedy series, "Girls" (starring L...

HBO Show Slammed For Sexualizing Children

Posted 04.12.2012 | Parents

The HBO comedy "Angry Boys" has stirred controversy and led some to claim the series sexualizes young children. Officials from the Culture and Medi...

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Got 'Veep' Advice From Al Gore

Posted 04.12.2012 | TV

"Veep" star Julia Louis-Dreyfus got some help from famous friends before taking on her new role on HBO's "Veep" (premiering Sunday, April 22 at 10 p.m...