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Why 'Gilmore Girls' Should End With The 2016 Revival Has So Much To Do With Rory's Character

In its own way, Gilmore Girls was a work of art — the Sistine Chapel of television. Ignore all the residual snootiness you get about a show that focuses on two women and their love lives (rather than, being, say, a show about the psychological state …
By S. Atkinson

13 Early '00s Shows That You Already Forgot About, But Should Totally Revisit

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. You wore low slung jeans, 'shipped Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake as a couple, and watched way too much television. So no wonder there are so many early '00s shows you've already forgotten ab…
By S. Atkinson

Why '90s Kids Can't Get Over The '90s & Are Still So Nostalgic For The Decade

Arguably, it's no coincidence that the 1990s are the decade we're still obsessed with started immediately following the invention of the World Wide Web. This is probably why '90s kids can't get over the '90s. The internet changed how we would consume…
By S. Atkinson

12 Disney Movies You're Still Having Nightmares About Even Years Later

Disney movies were meant to be for kids — so why were they so damn scary? While you might have been too cool to admit at the time that they gave you the chills, now that you're an adult it's OK to say that there were way too many terrifying Disney mo…
By S. Atkinson

These Gendry 'Game Of Thrones' Fan Theories Will Still Manage To Surprise You

Given how much the internet obsesses over him, there are more than a few Gendry-related Game of Thrones fan theories that may take you buy surprise. It's true that, for the most part, the best of the theories developed by the bright sparks on Reddit …
By S. Atkinson

Here's Why You're Really So Nostalgic About The '90s

It’s easy to be resentful of someone’s nostalgia for the '90s, better known as the decade of tie-dye and tamagotchis. After all, aren't they just nostalgic because that time period is trendy right now? You'd think so, but no. There were genuinely tim…
By S. Atkinson

These TV Shows Reaaaaally Need To Stay In The Past

Sometimes, a show is created, and it runs its course, and it is perfect. You glass-half-full types might argue such shows are prime targets for a revival, but that's not necessarily true. There are at least — at least — 13 shows that should stay in t…
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Sorry, 'Game Of Thrones' Fans, But Gendry's Probably Going To Die In Season 8

Gendry has got a heart of gold and he's a fan favorite, but nobody in George R.R. Martin's universe is deathproof. That makes it all the more important to explore the reasons Gendry could die in Game Of Thrones Season 8 — because they're very convinc…
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11 Classic Movies That Should Be Remade With Female Stars

It's 2017, and if Hollywood wants to prove it's serious about gender equality in this age of movie remakes, it should probably remake these classic movies with female stars. First, it would correct the one criticism many of these movies shouldered: t…
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Why 'Sleepless In Seattle' Actually Is The Most Toxic Rom-Com Ever

Yes, Sleepless In Seattle boasts two of the '90s most talented rom-com thespians, and it was co-written by real life word witch Nora Ephron. All the same, sorry to say, Sleepless In Seattle is the most toxic rom-com ever. It features (in no particula…
By S. Atkinson

13 Ridiculous 'Twitches' Moments That You Didn't Even Question As A Kid

It's a Disney movie with Tia and Tamera Mowry, so, yes, it was and still is fire. But that didn't mean it was exempt from sillier scenes. Just take a moment to look through the following ridiculous moments from Twitches that your childhood self didn'…
By S. Atkinson

The 'Gilmore Girls' Episode New Fans Need To Watch To Truly Get Hooked

OK, you've got 44 minutes to change someone's engagement with pop culture. So, which Gilmore Girls episode should new fans watch if they want to understand exactly what makes the show so special? That's easy: Season 2's "The Bracebridge Dinner." Why?…
By S. Atkinson

Here's The Real Way Zendaya's Songs Were Recorded For 'The Greatest Showman'

She's playing an acrobat and a trapeze artist, and her scenes look seriously strenuous, so the role raises some questions about whether or not Zendaya is really singing in The Greatest Showman. In a nutshell: yes. And that makes sense, because, after…
By S. Atkinson

FYI, Milo Ventimiglia Was In A Super Sexy Vampire Movie That You Totally Missed

You liked him in Heroes, swooned over him in Gilmore Girls, and he won't stop breaking your heart in This Is Us. But, hey, remember that time that Milo Ventimiglia was in a vampire movie? Really, though. This might have been something you'd totally m…
By S. Atkinson

Sorry, Star Wars Fans, But Oscar Isaac Keeps His Relationship With His Son Very Private

Sometimes, being a fan means navigating a tricky line between wanting to know everything about a star and trying to respect their privacy. Since the Star Wars actor welcomed his first child in April, no one can blame you if you're wondering where the…
By S. Atkinson

Carrie Fisher's Dog Watched 'The Last Jedi' & His Reaction Will Legit Make You Cry

Considering they were the greatest of friends, it's easy to understand why Carrie Fisher's bulldog Gary reacted to The Last Jedi the way that he did. According to ABC7 reporter Veronica Miracle, the animal clearly recognized his mom while watching th…
By S. Atkinson

The 'Roseanne' Revival Now Has A Teaser & A Release Date, You're Welcome

During the finale of Roseanne — when we discovered that Dan had died of a heart attack — there wasn't a dry eye in the house. So, thank goodness that the Roseanne revival has a premiere date and a teaser, because we need to see how the show magically…
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You Missed The Real Meaning Of These '90s Pop Songs As A Kid

It was a crazy decade, so it probably won't come as a surprise to hear that there are so many '90s pop songs with deep meanings, and even less surprising that you didn't realize how deep they were when you first heard them. To be fair, if you didn't …
By S. Atkinson

Low-Key Brilliant 'Game Of Thrones' Theories That Will Change The Way You Watch The Show

Whether you're addicted to the show or just in it to see if your Reddit theory on what Cersei could possibly be planning is on the money, you're going to want to check out these low-key brilliant Game Of Thrones theories. If you're all about engaging…
By S. Atkinson

These Christmas Movies Are So Good You Can Watch Them All Year Round

Tinsel, dumb sweaters, and consuming your body weight in chocolate. What's not to like about the holidays? Even more importantly, while you're hanging that tinsel, wearing that sweater, and eating that chocolate, you can load up on Christmas movies t…
By S. Atkinson