As an eighth grader in Pennsylvania, her classmates predicted that, in 15 years time, Sage would “play Phoebe in the Friends movie,” but unfortunately the phone never rang. Instead she spends her business hours marketing stuff, at least until she finally hears that “vworp vworp” sound and a blue police box materializes nearby. A part-time pop culture blogger and pub trivia host, Sage is always looking to add to the list of pursuits that legitimize her binge-watching proclivities and passion for uber-geeky fan conventions. One time she met Danny Castellano at an event and he told her her hair was pretty.

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Samantha Bee Imagines A World Where Hillary Clinton Is President

It's safe to say that the 2017 White House Correspondents' Dinner is unlike anyone in Washington or in the media has ever seen before, since Donald Trump decided to break with presidential tradition a...
By Sage Young

The Best Jokes From Samantha Bee's 'WHCD' Special

The White House Correspondents' Dinner has always involved the host poking fun at the president and the president poking fun at the media. But with Donald Trump declining his invite to the annual even...
By Sage Young

Allison Janney Reprises Her 'West Wing' Role For Samantha Bee

The White House Correspondents' Dinner is a Washington, DC tradition, wherein politicians, the media, and A-list celebrities get together to celebrate the nation's free press. The 2017 iteration is a ...
By Sage Young

Why 'The Handmaid's Tale' Has Always Been Relevant

With apologies to your YA book group, neither The Hunger Games nor Divergent invented the dystopian future. Many novels, films, and television shows have imagined an end to life as you know it and the...
By Sage Young

How 'The President Show' Fits Into The Resistance

The Colbert Report broke new ground in late night as a half-satirical, half-dead serious talk show hosted by the character of far-right blowhard "Stephen Colbert." The host left that personality behin...
By Sage Young

'Gotham's Erin Richards Talks Barbara's "Rebirth" & Bid For Power

When Gotham took off for its winter hiatus, it left the underworld in even more disarray than usual. Going into the Gotham April 24 spring premiere, it appears that Oswald Cobblepot may be dead, shot ...
By Sage Young

The Creator Of 'Famous In Love' Won't Underestimate Her Young Female Fans

Young women are unfortunately used to being shamed for things they enjoy, even if that shaming is hidden behind a smile. Famous In Love creator Rebecca Serle is pushing back against the notion anyone ...
By Sage Young

11 Reasons Why 'Newsies' Is An Actual Disney Masterpiece

The first time I saw Newsies on a VHS rented from my local Blockbuster, it was a few years after the movie had come out. I watched it, and I couldn't believe I'd never heard of it before. How could a ...
By Sage Young

The 'Legends' Finale Featured An Unexpected Reunion

It's an ensemble series, but DC's Legends Of Tomorrow has always felt like Sara Lance's story to me. Unlike some of her current crew-mates, the White Canary has been there since the beginning. And the...
By Sage Young

'Legends' May Be Losing A Crew Member

The final moments of the penultimate episode of Season 2 of DC's Legends Of Tomorrow set up a wild ride of a finale. And the follow-up episode did not disappoint, what with all those time aberrations,...
By Sage Young

How 'Legends' Can Keep The Momentum Going In Season 3

Reality has been in flux over at DC's Legends Of Tomorrow. All season, the Waverider crew have been attempting to keep the Spear Of Destiny — an artifact with the power to mess with the way things are...
By Sage Young

Joan Crawford & Bette Davis Clashed At The Oscars

Confusion took over the 2017 Academy Awards ceremony when Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty were given the wrong envelope and accidentally announced La La Land as the recipient of Moonlight's award. I do...
By Sage Young

Scientists Are Close To A Revelation Like 'The Discovery'

Under an administration that crows about the value of "alternative facts" and appears intent on debunking science, the import of investigation and proof cannot be underplayed. But the Netflix Original...
By Sage Young

'Gifted' Shows The Struggle Of Raising A Genius Kid

There are about as many philosophies of child-rearing as there are screaming toddlers in a Toys 'R Us on a Saturday afternoon. They touch on what to feed kids, where they should sleep, how much and wh...
By Sage Young

'Legion's David Is No Hero In The Marvel Comics

The first season of Legion has felt like a prologue of sorts. David Haller (Dan Stevens) meets a group of enhanced individuals and discovers that he's been living under a under a few misconceptions: T...
By Sage Young

'Harlots' Is As Historically Accurate As It Is Feminist

It's all right there in the name: Harlots. You know what the word means, but you also know that it's out of use in 2017. Hulu's newest original drama is about sex work back in a time and place when th...
By Sage Young

All Your Faves Showed Up For The 'Buffy' Reunion

Entertainment Weekly's annual reunion issue has some serious bite this year. The magazine brought the cast of Buffy The Vampire Slayer back together to celebrate the show's 20th anniversary year. It's...
By Sage Young

The 'Bones' Series Finale Came Full Circle

"I'm not normal," Temperance Brennan (Emily Deschanel) tells her colleagues at one point during the 12-season run of Bones. "I'm extraordinary." True enough, but the final episode of the procedural gi...
By Sage Young

14 Netflix Movies To Fill The Void Once You've Finished All The TV

I'm talking to you, master marathoner. You've somehow worked through your entire Netflix TV to-do list. (How? Teach me your ways.) You've completed your Friends rewatch, solved all of Miss Fisher's Mu...
By Sage Young

Geek Out On The Original 'Ghost In The Shell' Manga

Some fans have been waiting on a Ghost In The Shell live-action movie for almost 30 years; others may find the new Scarlett Johansson sci-fi flick to be an entry point to a new passion. The futuristic...
By Sage Young