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"Doctor Who": Ace – The Doctor's "Social Justice Warrior" Companion [OPINION]

So let's talk about Ace (Sophie Aldred), the Seventh Doctor's companion (1987-1989) – because I really don't get all the complaints about the current series of BBC's Doctor Who having too much politics. The series always had politics embedded at its core: virtually every Science Fiction, spy or crime TV series created in the UK in […]

Scoundrel #1 cover by Dug Nation and Josephine Roberts

Scoundrel #1 Review: Decadent, Debauched, and Driven

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The year is 1981. Hector Hernandez is the heir to a California-based restaurant chain called the Big Taco. His parents died in an accident with a drunk driver, and he and his brother inherited the company and the fortune. Hector, along with his neurotic best friend Gustavo, plans on enjoying this fortune to […]


HBO Green Lights Red Light Series 'The Deuce' For Season 2

HBO wastes no time appreciating a hit when they have it, announcing that the cable giant has renewed its critically acclaimed drama series The Deuce for a second season. Created by George Pelecanos (Treme) and David Simon (The Wire, Homicide: Life on the Streets), the series was renewed after airing only the second episode of the show's […]