Dear Television Weekly Roundup: June 15–21

By Jacob Surpin It’s been a big week for television coverage here at LARB. Along with Dear TV, two other …

Dear Television Weekly Roundup: June 8–14

By Jacob Surpin It’s been an unusually quiet week for Dear Television. Mad Men is currently on a mid-season hiatus, and …

Dear Television Weekly Roundup: May 31 – June 7

By Jacob Surpin It’s summer, and times are changing here at the LARB Blog. In addition to the LARB Channels …

The McConnaissance: An Alternate Reading

Dear Television, IN EPISODE TWO of HBO’s stunning new series True Detective, the laconic Rust Cohle, played by Matthew McConaughey, …

Your Urine-Soaked Life

Dear Television, DEAR TV superfans may remember that I really liked the Natalia arc from last season. I liked the actress — …

Space Invaders

THE THIRD SEASON of Girls opens with Hannah and Ray discussing the aftermath of a breakup in the show’s version of New …

Truthers and Darers

WHEN I WAS A KID, every girl I know played Truth or Dare. It’s a girl sleepover rite of passage, …