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Ye Olde Breaking Bad: Confessions of a Binge Watcher

Maddy Lederman | Posted 04.14.2014 | Entertainment
Maddy Lederman

Breaking Bad is ancient, TV history by now, and at the same time I need to say, "spoiler alert." Weird... I'm toward the end of a Breaking Bad binge,...

Zoe's Got A New Gig

Posted 04.08.2014 | TV

Will "House of Cards" star Kate Mara ever catch a break? It's bad enough that her character on the popular Netflix drama was pushed in front of a t...

Frank Underwood Welcomes 'Game Of Thrones' In A Surprising Way

Posted 04.07.2014 | TV

"House Of Cards" welcomes back "Game Of Thrones" with a very special #FU. In honor of the "Game Of Thrones" Season 4 premiere on Sunday night (Apri...

Kevin Spacey Blasts Hollywood

Posted 04.04.2014 | Entertainment

Actors of a certain age and Hollywood stature are well within their right to be choosy when it comes to movie roles. Kevin Spacey knows this to be tru...

Katla McGlynn

Frank Underwood Is Actually A Beat Poet | Katla McGlynn | Posted 04.03.2014 | Comedy

After collecting all of Frank Underwood's funniest idioms, metaphors and dramatically over-written lines from season one of "House Of Cards," we just ...

Maureen Ryan

'Scandal,' 'OITNB,' Anthony Bourdain And ESPN Among Peabody Award Winners | Maureen Ryan | Posted 04.02.2014 | TV

The winners of the Peabody Awards were announced on Wednesday, and "Key & Peele," "Orange Is the New Black," "Scandal," "The Returned" and documentari...

How Much TV Have You Really Watched?

Posted 04.01.2014 | TV

If you're the kind of person who binge-watches an entire series on Netflix or sets the DVR to record multiple shows every night, you might be consider...

A Note From My Parents to Reed Hastings

David Fagin | Posted 04.01.2014 | Entertainment
David Fagin

My folks are retired and live in Florida. All they do is watch T.V., so I thought I'd pass this note they wrote to Reed Hastings, Netflix CEO, along: ...

House of Cards Season 2: The Remaining Unanswered Questions

Matthew Rappaport | Posted 03.28.2014 | TV
Matthew Rappaport

It was the best of times, it was House of Cards season 2. No television show explains all the things (hello True Detective; hello Lost), but season 2 left me wondering a few things that maybe you know the answer to and can fill me and the rest of us in on?

'House Of Cards' Gets A Taste Of Its Own Medicine

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 03.28.2014 | Politics

Frank Underwood, the legislative mastermind of "House Of Cards" who always seems to get his way, might have admired the actions of the Maryland House ...

Have Scandal and House of Cards Succumbed to Post-Snowden Syndrome?

Lorraine Devon Wilke | Posted 03.30.2014 | Entertainment
Lorraine Devon Wilke

To watch two concurrent, high-profile dramas about the presidency and the government and have both as fixated on the darkest, most vile, unscrupulous, and cynical versions of that place, those jobs, and most of the people populating them, is to reflect a culture at odds with itself. Certainly its government.

Frank Underwood Comes To Westeros In 'House Of Thrones,' Fits Right In

The Huffington Post | April Sperry | Posted 03.25.2014 | TV

What happens when you drop Netflix's most power-hungry anti-hero into HBO's most politically tumultuous environment? You get the "House of Thrones...

Journalism's House of Cards

Brian Rooney | Posted 03.24.2014 | Media
Brian Rooney

The trouble with journalists appearing as themselves in entertainment is that the public already has difficulty discerning fact from fiction in the news. When real reporters allow themselves to be part of fiction, it costs them their credibility.

Is House of Cards Headed Toward a Tumble?

Gene Del Vecchio | Posted 03.24.2014 | Entertainment
Gene Del Vecchio

I have enjoyed the Netflix series House of Cards, but I fear it is about to lose its appeal.

Obama Says Washington Is More Boring Than 'House Of Cards' And 'Scandal'

The Huffington Post | April Sperry | Posted 03.20.2014 | TV

Here's some proof that basically everyone watches "House of Cards" and "Scandal." President Obama made an appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show"...

Netflix Can Usually Predict What You'd Like, Except When It Can't

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 03.19.2014 | TV

It can be hard to know what to watch on Netflix with their overwhelming amount of TV shows and movies. We've already given you a few tips and trick...

Downton or House of Cards: Sequential or Batch TV Releases?

Mohamed A. El-Erian | Posted 03.19.2014 | Entertainment
Mohamed A. El-Erian

As many of you know, Netflix releases the entire new season of House of Cards in one go. In contrast, the new episodes of Downton Abbey come in weekly installments. Which is better?

'House Of Cards' Just Got Way More Dramatic

Posted 03.18.2014 | TV

There's no doubt "House of Cards" is a series with drama lurking at every turn. One redditor took that quite literally and noticed how many times t...

Forgetting How to Be Happy

Amalia Negreponti | Posted 03.17.2014 | Politics
Amalia Negreponti

It came to me, while walking home in one of our most recent snowstorms that appear to have become sine qua non for New York. The epiphany. I was close...

Beware the Ides of March: TV Characters Who Really Need a Comeuppance | Posted 03.14.2014 | Comedy

Since our backs are usually nestled in between couch cushions in front of the TV, we actually feel pretty safe. But we know a few people out there in TV Land who definitely deserve to be taken down a notch or two, and we have just the recipe for each one.

President Walker's Fate Remains Unclear On 'House Of Cards'

Posted 03.14.2014 | TV

Michael Gill plays the pushover President Walker on Netflix's "House Of Cards," and after Season 2's shocking finale it's unclear if his character wil...

'Why Was I Not Invited?'

Posted 03.14.2014 | TV

Although most people have finished binging "House of Cards" season two, the Internet still hasn't stopped talking about (and freaking out over) that s...

'House Of Cards' Might Be Saying Goodbye To DC

Posted 03.13.2014 | TV

Can you imagine "House Of Cards" without the Washington, D.C., backdrop? You'd better start, because it looks like Frank Underwood might have to pack ...

Gerry Smith

The Man Behind One Of The Darkest 'House Of Cards' Characters Opens Up | Gerry Smith | Posted 03.13.2014 | Technology

Being the hacker consultant for "House of Cards" sounds like a great job, but it has its limitations: You can control the rats, but not the guinea pig...

The Singularity of Organization Is Influence

Stephanie Michele | Posted 03.12.2014 | Business
Stephanie Michele

Generating, moderating and channeling influence has become the most important thing that any company can invest in, so why aren't more doing it?