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In 2013, I wrote a seven-part history of popular rock bands, starting with Led Zeppelin in the late '60s and finishing with the Black Keys in the present. My intent was to trace how rock music became a dominant force in pop culture in the &...Blog | April 23, 2014
10. Let the Fire Burn, directed by Jason Osder Part civic-social drama, part horror story, this found-footage documentary reconstructs a history of the black-radical MOVE organization and the 1985 inferno the city of Philadelphia sparked to drive ...Blog | December 19, 2013
For six weeks, I will be responding to the British sci-fi series Black Mirror, which originally premiered on Channel 4 in 2011 and is currently making its debut on North American television via DirecTV. These are not meant to be strict recaps, but th...Blog | November 27, 2013
So, wait: Lena Dunham neglects to give her fictional alter ego a sassy black friend, and the Internet is all "#burnthewitch," but meanwhile TV history's most terrible lady-monster, Whitney Cummings, continues doing everything short of building her ow...Blog | April 30, 2012