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Westworld’s Back, Pick Your Westworld Podcast

The last time Westworld aired, we had a different president. The show finally returns for Season 2 this Sunday, and so the Westworld podcast industrial complex shudders back into motion. During season 1, HuffPost counted 28 goddamn Westworld podcasts, and many more have started since then. We’ll be screwed when these…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Lost In Space jettisons its camp, and some of its charm, in its voyage to Netflix

Amid a miniature boom in science-fiction TV, at a time when one of the medium’s most talked-about series, regardless of genre, is a near-future nightmare that presses its audience’s faces to their handheld screens while whispering “Don’t sit so close—it’ll ruin your soul” into their ears, why revisit Lost In Space?…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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I Recommend Abandoning The Show

There are a lot of TV shows out there. Lots of shows. Good shows. “The Golden Age of Television,” they call it. “Peak TV!” they cry, which is both a wary quantitative assessment of how much there is and a qualitative one. I can’t disagree with any of it.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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You’ll Be Able To Stream At Least Some F1 This Year

Formula One’s new American broadcaster ESPN just released their broadcast schedule for 2018, Racer reports. Whether you’re using F1's streaming platform or not, you’ll have to stream some F1 sessions next year. Nearly every race except the Monaco Grand Prix has at least one practice session on ESPN’s streaming…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Here’s What’s Coming and Going From Netflix in April 2018

April is the cruelest month, if you’re a fan of Cool Runnings. The inspiring story of redemption and warm-weather bobsledding leaves Netflix on April 1. But Beethoven’s Christmas Adventure arrives on Netflix the same day, just in time! But seriously, it’s a good month for Netflix, especially for original series and…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Here Are the Kid Shows Coming to Netflix in April 

There’s been no shortage of kid shows on the Netflix original series lineup—Llama Llama, The Magic School Bus Rides Again and Trolls: The Beat Goes On! are some favorites of the smallest television viewer in this house. Next month, we’ll have even more titles to scroll through. Coming to the streaming platform are new…Read more… […]

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Yes, There Will Really Be A Roseanne 300 NASCAR Race

Roseanne’s return to television is getting promoted in an unlikely place: through the naming rights of Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race in Fontana, California, reports Business Insider. Yes. You read that right: Roseanne. Welcome to the National Association for Stock Car Auto Roseanne. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Netflix just added to its MST3K library

Netflix, your streaming home for new episodes of Mystery Science Theater 3000, has some more old MST3K experiments for you to stream. Per the show’s official Twitter feed, 12 classic episodes of the movie-riffing program are now available to Netflix subscribers, joining eight holdovers from the episodes added prior to…Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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HBO’s Westworld SXSW event might be one of the best publicity stunts of the 21st century

If you’re an A.V. Club reader, you probably share our general cynicism for promotional nonsense. People trying to sell you things is never not going to contain a whiff of unpleasantness, like someone just just farted and then tried to bottle it and sell it to you as “People-B-Gone” protection. But there are…Read more… Continue […]

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Get Involved, Internet: Tell Amazon (and Roku, and Apple, and Google) to dump NRATV

The fight to finally bring about sensible gun control in the United States is just beginning, and is a multi-pronged effort that will extend from this week’s CNN Town Hall to the ballot box this November and beyond. But here’s one thing that’s simple, easy, and, if you’re a regular reader of The A.V. Club, […]

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80 Percent of Health Advice on ‘The Doctors’ Is Unproven

When the doctors on The Doctors recommend a certain treatment or diet or supplement, you figure there’s probably some truth to their recommendation, right? But a survey of their advice, along with the Dr. Oz Show’s, finds that most of it is probably not worth heeding.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Jerry Seinfeld is being sued for allegedly stealing the idea for Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee

The concept behind Jerry Seinfeld’s web series, Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee, is so simple that it’s perfectly summed up in its title: A bunch of funny people sip beverages with the prominent stand-up after a quick trip in an automobile to procure them. It’s hardly the kind of premise you imagine requiring much…Read more… […]

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