Jordan Lauf
Current Tufts Jumbo. Reality TV enthusiast. Book addict. Mediocre guitar player. TV Writer.
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Why Every True Crime Fan Needs To See Netflix's Unique Take On The Pizza Bomber Case

The true crime market is crowded these days. It seems like every week a new investigative podcast drops, HBO begins promoting their latest crime documentary, and Netflix series likeWild Wild Country dominate water cooler discussions for weeks. But th…
By Jordan Lauf

What Fans Of 'The Resident' Can Expect From Season 2

Not all medical shows glorify the heroic pursuits of doctors in their attempts to save lives, and Fox's new medical drama The Resident is no exception. The show gives viewers a taste of a darker side of the medical field, getting into the business of…
By Jordan Lauf

The Lifetime 'Harry & Meghan' Movie Has The Coupling Breaking Up — For A Feminist Reason

It can't be easy being a member of the royal family. Sure, in some ways royals a charmed life, full of palaces and gowns and events. But it also must be difficult to live constantly in the public eye, to have the media follow you everywhere, and to h…
By Jordan Lauf

The Future Of ‘The Last Man On Earth’ Is Uncertain, But It’s Been On The Bubble Before

It seems that ever since Tandy and his crew made their way to Mexico to avoid an American nuclear fall-out, the hilarity and the Saturday Night Live cameos on The Last Man on Earth have only increased. Will Forte's apocalyptic comedy is set to wrap i…
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Here Are The Chances June Could Be Reunited With Hannah On 'The Handmaid's Tale'

Spoilers for Season 2 Episode 3 of The Handmaid's Tale. There is a whole lot of ugliness on The Handmaid's Tale: there are countless scenes of violence and torture that are incredibly hard to watch. But perhaps no subject is more painful than that of…
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Here's What It Will Take For June To Escape Gilead On 'The Handmaid's Tale'

Spoilers for Season 2 Episode 3 of The Handmaid's Tale. June was on the run for the first three episodes of Season 2 of The Handmaid's Tale, but the dream of escape has just ended — she was captured at the end of Episode 3 and brought back to Gilead.…
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This ‘Office’ Easter Egg Will Completely Change The Way You Watch One Heartwarming Episode

The Office is filled with countless iconic moments, and some of the most hilarious scenes of the entire run are featured in the Season 6 episodes "Delivery: Part 1" and "Delivery: Part 2", when Pam gives birth to her first child with Jim, Cecelia Hal…
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Tonya Harding Has Had SO MANY Odd Jobs Since Leaving Skating

The world has been more abuzz about former figure skater Tonya Harding in the past year than ever before... well, since the 1994 Winter Olympics, at least. The talented skater has spent most of her life embroiled in controversy, and with the release …
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Lifetime’s Latest Movie Reverses A Thriller Trope You’ve Seen 100 Times Before

There are few Hollywood tropes more lurid and terrifying than the idea of a killer nanny, a woman who subverts society's views of women as natural nurturers and murders the children she is paid to protect. But the newest Lifetime movie Nanny Killer f…
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Ethel Kennedy Built A Legacy Of Her Own While Also Continuing Bobby's

There have already been countless books, movies, television series, and documentaries released about the Kennedy family, so much so that one looking to learn more about one of America's most powerful political families might not know where to start. …
By Jordan Lauf

This New ‘Westworld’ Character Could Have The Tech Skills To Help Humanity Prevail

The hosts of Westworld aren't only back online. They are also increasingly conscious and ready to fight back. The end of the first season of the hit HBO sci-fi series saw the robotic hosts in full revolt against the humans that created them, and fans…
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Ada Vox Could Win 'American Idol' & Make History

When it comes to competing on American Idol, standing out is as important as singing well. After all, once America begins voting, they are more likely to pick up the phone (or tweet or whatever the kids do these days) for the most memorable contestan…
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‘Westworld’ Is Commissioning A ‘Get Out’ Star To Help Fight Back Against The Hosts

At long last, the turbulent, scary, violent universe of Westworld is returning to the small screen. The last time fans were immersed in this world, the hosts had begun revolting against the humans who created them and profited off of their abuse and …
By Jordan Lauf

'Big Brother' Star Paulie Calafiore Is Dating Your Fave 'Bachelor' Contestant

There is no shortage of reality shows that feature attractive singles frolicking together on the beach. And, on the surface, MTV's newest reality show, Ex on the Beach, might seem like any other dating show. But these reality stars, who originally ap…
By Jordan Lauf

The Real Reason True Crime Series Like 'Serial' & 'The Staircase' Are SO Addictive

Flip through the television channels at any hour of the day, and you're basically guaranteed to find some kind of true crime programming, whether that's Dateline, or Law & Order True Crime, or just about any of Oxygen's programs. Streaming services h…
By Jordan Lauf

How Football Brought This 'Southern Charm New Orleans' Couple Together

Part of the fun of the Southern Charm franchise is watching the power couples get together, breakup, and make up, and Bravo's newest installment, Southern Charm New Orleans, will introduce fans to a whole new crew of socialites down in the Big Easy. …
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This 'Southern Charm New Orleans' Star Has Already Been On TV

The Southern Charm franchise is known for its steamy romances, scandalous drama, high society antics, and full-on meltdowns. And the newest installment of the series, Southern Charm New Orleans, should be no exception. Following a group of friends wh…
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Amelia Hammer Harris Is Dating A Fellow 'American Idol' Contestant & It's Beyond Adorable

Finding the next American Idol is no easy task. In order to win, you not only have to have a stellar voice, but you also should have a powerful stage presence, popular social media accounts, and a unique look. One contestant who possess all of these …
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Marcio Donaldson's Story Will Warm Every 'American Idol' Fan's Heart

American Idol is no stranger to moving contestant backstories. People come from all across country to audition for the show, and they come from all different backgrounds and with different life experiences. Often they share these experiences on the s…
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Ada Vox From 'American Idol' Has A Pretty Wild History With The Show

It's not unusual for American Idol contestants to audition more than once before making it to the Top 24. In fact, there are some famous musicians who auditioned more than once only to never even make it past the producers, like Lady Antebellum front…
By Jordan Lauf