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Willa Paskin is Slate’s television critic.

Television
Jan. 1 2014 11:55 PMDan Harmon Is Still Pretty Torn Up About EverythingThe return of Community.
Tv Club
Dec. 30 2013 4:05 PMThe TV Club, 2013Entry 13: The hirsute hams of Duck Dynasty.
Tv Club
Dec. 26 2013 2:58 PMThe TV Club, 2013Entry 5: I Was Offended by How Much The Following Offended Me!
Television
Dec. 15 2013 10:13 PMA Tearful FarewellI cried at the finale of Homeland, but that doesn't mean I'm gonna watch this show again.
Television
Dec. 9 2013 9:08 AMThe Creepy Incompetence of the CIAApparently there are only four agents in all of America, but still, why send Carrie to Tehran?
Brow Beat
Dec. 6 2013 11:49 AMThe Sound of Music Live Was Borderline Unprofessional. Also: Terrific.
Television
Dec. 4 2013 12:16 PMNoir! What Is It Good For?Well, it makes TNT’s Mob City pretty watchable, for starters.
Television
Nov. 27 2013 7:15 AMAwwwwwwwwwwwwww!Animal Planet gets into the adorable-video business.
Television
Nov. 24 2013 10:00 PMHomeland’s Middle East Peace PlanWhen did you start laughing at this episode?
Television
Nov. 18 2013 7:00 AMAlmost Human and Sleepy HollowTwo new Fox dramas are silly enough to be serious about race.
Television
Nov. 15 2013 8:44 AMPrimed for ComedyAmazon launches into the original-series world with its D.C. comedy Alpha House.
Television
Nov. 10 2013 10:00 PMSaul Wins This RoundBut is it his last?
Brow Beat
Nov. 4 2013 10:17 AMThe Weird, Sloppy, Occasionally Delightful YouTube Music Awards
Television
Nov. 3 2013 10:00 PMWHYYYYYY?????!!!!!Why?????!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Television
Oct. 31 2013 10:04 AMThe Walking Dead, With BrainsThe amazing new French TV series The Returned.
Tv Club
Dec. 31 2013 1:03 PMThe TV Club, 2013Entry 17: So long, farewell, au revoir, auf wiedersehn.
Tv Club
Dec. 29 2013 11:42 PMDownton Abbey and Other Examples of Total Quality Collapse
Tv Club
Dec. 25 2013 11:49 PMThe TV Club, 2013Entry 1: Slate’s round-table discussion of the year in TV kicks off.
Brow Beat
Dec. 11 2013 11:41 PMWas This Episode of American Horror Story Racist? Or Radical?
Television
Dec. 8 2013 11:45 PMThe Top 10 TV Shows of 2013The shows I went wild for.
Television
Dec. 6 2013 10:19 AMPlease Don’t Bring Back This Bonnie to MeA&E makes a misogynistic ratings grab with its Bonnie & Clyde remake.
Television
Dec. 1 2013 11:24 PMHomeland Should Just Embrace the Fantasy'Cause it sure isn't working as an incisive political drama.
Brow Beat
Nov. 25 2013 2:35 PMWhen Diane Keaton Played a Pot-Smoking Stand-in for Nikki Finke
Television
Nov. 22 2013 10:30 AMGetting OnI’ve never laughed so hard about the frail and failing elderly.
Television
Nov. 17 2013 10:00 PMHomeland’s Smashmortion ProblemWould Carrie Mathison really have a baby?
How We Watch Now
Nov. 13 2013 11:48 PMThe Dirty Secret of Binge-WatchingIt’s not as innovative as Netflix would like you to believe.
How We Watch Now
Nov. 8 2013 1:49 PMCan I Watch Scandal by Only Reading Twitter?Maybe TV’s most-social drama is so tweetable that I don’t even have to watch it.
Television
Nov. 3 2013 11:45 PMThe Guilt-Free AntiheroJames Spader in The Blacklist, the hit series that lets you have your darkness and enjoy it too.
Brow Beat
Nov. 3 2013 4:27 PMSaturday Night Live Addressed Its Race Problem With Humor. That’s Not Enough.
Television
Oct. 27 2013 10:02 PMCareer Counseling With Saul BerensonIs he really cut out to be CIA director if he doesn’t even know that some other guy is gonna be made CIA director?

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