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Star Trek: Lower Decks, Terminal Provocations, Is The Series At Its Best

When we reviewed the premiere episodes of Star Trek: Lower Decks we said that it’s not going to be everyone. Some of the jokes they poke at Starfleet may rub fans the wrong way, especially […]

September 10, 2020
Pop Culture
The Academy Awards New Representation Standards Are Officially Outlined

It’s been more than five years since #OscarsSoWhite trended worldwide. Various media consumers had to reflect on the lack of representation in their favorite films, and industry leads had to choose whether they were going […]

September 10, 2020
Pop Culture
Disney and Coronavirus: Cast Members Say Park Bosses Hiding Full Extent Of Crew Illnesses

For my money (a wad of two-dollar bills and some Showbiz Pizza tokens), amusement park reopenings have produced some of the most startling images of the pandemic. Here we all are, quarantining and taking care […]

September 9, 2020
Pop Culture
Star Trek Day Reminds Us All Why We’re Trekkies at Heart

Happy Star Trek Day! September 8th celebrates the exciting event, which is a day to honor the long-lasting franchise that has created various films, television shows, and community events. Since the Star Trek fandom is one of […]

September 8, 2020
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Warner Bros. Accuses Ray Fisher Of Not Cooperating With Justice League Investigation; Fisher Fires Back

Ray Fisher responds to WB allegations in an Instagram Live video recountingin details his interactions and future plans.

September 7, 2020
Pop Culture
Robert Pattinson Gets COVID-19 and Production on the Batman Is Paused (Again)

Many eager fans were thrilled by the recent news that The Batman has resumed production. Last month I wrote about the film’s return to filming, with an article called The Batman Will Resume Filming, but Can It […]

September 3, 2020
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PBS Documentaries Amazon Prime Channel Review

The newest Amazon Prime channel is showing a new side to the streaming wars. Newly released for Prime customers, the PBS Documentaries channel features documentaries, long-running series, and most notably, the Ken Burns catalog. I’m […]

August 31, 2020
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She-Ra Creators Face Social Media Backlash Over A Joke During Livestream Panel

She-Ra creators backlash began at a livestream event where creator Noelle Stevenson made a joke that cause social media backlash.

August 30, 2020
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Chadwick Boseman: A Legacy of Legendary and Iconic Roles

Last night’s news about Chadwick Boseman’s passing feels surreal. When most people in the world saw him last, he was saving the world in Avengers: Endgame. He was strong, powerful, and regal. It’s bad enough […]

August 29, 2020
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Black Panther Star Chadwick Boseman Died After Four-Year Battle With Colon Cancer

One of the most recognizable members of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and an accomplished actor passed away Friday. Chadwick Boseman died this week after a four-year battle with colon cancer he never publicly confirmed. In […]

August 28, 2020