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  1. Summer TV Mailbag!

    Andy Greenwald

    It's summer! But don't get too comfortable on that inflatable raft, pool boy. There's serious TV to be watched inside. Yes, it's true: A time that was once reserved for lazy reruns and lazier reality shows has recently been transf...

    Blog | July 24, 2014
  2. The Quiet, Heartbreaking Return of ‘Masters of Sex’

    Andy Greenwald

    In television these days, extremity is king. Game of Thrones might not be the best show on TV but, with its mountainous budget, severed limbs, and exploding heads, it is certainly the biggest. The Walking Dead is a monster hit not for the content of...

    Blog | July 14, 2014
  3. A Brief History of Buck Showalter’s Master Trolling and Tru...

    Michael Baumann

    The Baltimore Orioles are no strangers to small, talkative managers. They had perhaps the greatest of all time in Earl Weaver, who was known to hold forth on subjects ranging from the intricacies of the balk rule to Miss Alice Sweet's tomat...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  4. Your Latest 'True Detective' Micronews: One Male Lead t...

    Zach Dionne

    In the Tracking Every Tiny Development department, True Detective is now up there with Star Wars. So it's with a happy heart that I relay a "Twitter EXCLU" from The Wrap: "The 1st script for 2nd season is IN & agency sour...

    Blog | June 30, 2014
  5. The Uncensored 2014 U.S. Open Power Rankings

    Shane Ryan

    I just realized something: Unlike the other American majors, the U.S. Open lacks a sweet tagline. The Masters has "a tradition unlike any other," and the PGA Championship is "glory's last shot." Both pretty cool, right? But o...

    Blog | June 12, 2014
  6. The 30: Hope Springs

    Jonah Keri

    This week's edition of The 30 is dedicated to the great Norichika Aoki, master of misfortune. Rest assured, Nori, we kid because we love. We love you when you swing so hard you helicopter yourself into the ground. We love you when...

    Blog | June 09, 2014
  7. Master P, His Wife, and the First Time I Saw Cocaine

    Shea Serrano

    The very first time I saw cocaine in real true life was in the summer of 1996. I had just turned 15 years old. And, were I to take an broad view of the situation, it was because of Master P. There was a news item the other day th...

    Blog | May 08, 2014
  8. Sarah Silverman Is Joining ‘Masters of Sex’

    Zach Dionne

    Praise the mercurial deities of humor: Sarah Silverman is going to have a significant part on a steady, excellent series (with her current boo, no less)! Showtime's Masters of Sex is bringing Silverman aboard to play Helen, a recurring role...

    Blog | April 28, 2014
  9. The Designated Player: A Tale of Two Red Bulls Seasons, and News ...

    Graham Parker

    New York Red Bulls did what they've been threatening to do all season, and hammered a team 4-0 on Wednesday night. Houston Dynamo were the hapless victims - thanks to a master class by Thierry Henry, and Houston's own co...

    Blog | April 24, 2014
  10. The Uncensored 2014 Masters Power Rankings

    Shane Ryan

    It's April, which means that for the first time since last August, the Average American Sports Fan is ready to pay attention to golf. Well you know what, dudes? I've been here for months already, traveling up and down the West Coast (awesom...

    Blog | April 10, 2014
  11. ‘24: Live Another Day’ Is So Close You Can Taste the ...

    Zach Dionne

    It's been a scary world, these four years without vigilante snarl-master Jack Bauer around to save us. Fortunately Kiefer Sutherland's alter ego used the down time to master the art of saving the world in exactly half the time. Th...

    Blog | March 26, 2014
  12. Justin Bieber Just Nuked the Internet With a Four-Part Video Suit...

    Zach Dionne

    "I don't have to listen to anything you have to say." Justin. Bartholomew. BIEBER! What are you doing, little buddy? Whole nations despise you primarily for one reason: your unearned swagger, your status as a pop "icon" with...

    Blog | March 10, 2014
  13. The 10 Most Underappreciated TV Performances of 2013

    Andy Greenwald

    The holiday lights are off, but the ball has yet to drop. It's the perfect time to use 2013's remaining shine on some of its least-heralded performers. What follows isn't a list of the year's best TV shows (already done!) or the best actors on those ...

    Blog | December 30, 2013
  14. Deconstructing Stanford Running Back Tyler Gaffney

    Lindsay Schnell

    The making, and remaking, of a Stanford star.

    Story | Conversation | December 30, 2013
  15. Best of Grantland Pop Culture Podcast: Survivor, Anthony Bourdain...

    Grantland Network

    This week features the Hoodies Awards, a review of American Hustle, and interviews with Anthony Bourdain, the showrunner of Masters of Sex, and Survivor cast members. Listen to the podcast here: Podcenter. Subscribe to Grantland Pop...

    Blog | December 21, 2013
  16. The Overlooked and Underappreciated TV of 2013

    Grantland Staff

    The best-of lists for TV in 2013 will be populated with your Breaking Bads, your Game of Throneses, your Orange Is the New Blacks. So our staff put together a list of shows that were overlooked and/or underappreciated to offer you a look at what we w...

    Blog | December 18, 2013