May 22 2014 2:05 PM“By 1984 You Could Be Dead”HBO and Ryan Murphy’s tremendously moving The Normal Heart.
May 20 2014 2:16 PMThe Most Morally Bankrupt Reality Show Since the Lawless Years of the Early AughtsIt’s Fox’s I Wanna Marry “Harry.”
May 9 2014 8:14 AMShe’s Got a Little Bit of the Devil in HerRosemary’s Baby returns as an NBC miniseries.
May 4 2014 9:59 PMNo JokeLouie returns, as complicatedly hilarious as ever. But don’t expect punch lines.
April 17 2014 11:37 PMNine Lives, at LeastThe return of the incredible Tatiana Maslany on BBC America’s Orphan Black.
April 7 2014 10:09 AMHow Does the Game of Thrones Series Line Up With the Books?Which episodes portray which chapters, charted.
April 4 2014 10:53 AMTurn AwayAMC’s Revolutionary War drama may be patriotic, but it’s not dramatic.
April 2 2014 11:51 PMAfter the Red WeddingEven in peacetime Westeros, everything is horrible.
March 26 2014 10:02 AM2 Toke GirlsHow sweet, silly, stoned Broad City became TV’s funniest comedy.
March 19 2014 10:59 AMStrong Female CharactersHBO’s Doll & Em and the rise of jerk TV.
March 12 2014 6:23 PMThe Veronica Mars Movie Is Just More of the SameAnd that’s a beautiful thing.
March 7 2014 11:11 AMVive la RésurrectionWhen it comes to coming back, the French do it better.  
Feb. 27 2014 3:32 PMA World in Which Nothing Is SolvedTrue Detective is not really a whodunit. It’s an exploration of storytelling.
Feb. 24 2014 10:46 AMThe Banality of DuplicityEveryone is implicated in The Americans.
Feb. 13 2014 7:30 AMHail to the SleazeHouse of Cards returns more ridiculous than ever. Thank goodness for that.
May 22 2014 2:22 AMThe Americans Season 2 Podcast ExclusiveA Slate Plus exclusive: Listen to The Americans showrunners Joe Weisberg and Joel Fields talk about the Season 2 finale with Slate’s Willa Paskin.
May 9 2014 11:34 AMNot Dreadful EnoughShowtime’s Gothic horror series needs a little more trashy spirit.
May 5 2014 10:47 AMAnother 24 HoursJack Bauer returns to face his own legacy of torture.
April 28 2014 1:09 PMLast Week TonightLike The Daily Show, with unbleeped swears!
April 15 2014 10:07 AMMinnesotan Horror StoryNot sure I agree with you a hundred percent on making Fargo a series there, FX.
April 4 2014 4:11 PM“Somewhere Between a Nervous Breakdown and the St. Crispin’s Day Speech”Selina Meyer runs for president on Veep.
April 3 2014 7:37 AMMike Judge’s Silicon Valley: Never Has a Comedy Had to Do So Little to Find So Much to Mock
April 1 2014 7:45 AMThe F WordInside Amy Schumer, the most sneakily feminist show on TV.
March 24 2014 12:26 AMHannah Horvath Rescues HerselfThe Girls Season 3 finale.
March 14 2014 10:57 AMCrisis, NBC’s New Hostage Drama, Stalls Between Self-Seriousness and Camp Transcendence
March 8 2014 9:32 AMCould Alfonso Cuarón and J.J. Abrams Make a Messy, Cliché-Ridden TV Show?Believe.
March 6 2014 1:36 PMYour God Is Too SmallThe new Cosmos tries to reconcile science and faith.
Feb. 26 2014 11:42 AMWhy NBC’s Hannibal Is Better Than The Silence of the Lambs
Feb. 23 2014 11:52 PMThe Horrible Things That Men Do to WomenYes, True Detective treats its female characters badly. That's the point.
Jan. 29 2014 7:26 AMFleming. Ian Fleming.A BBC America miniseries makes the case that Fleming’s own derring-do inspired his greatest creation.