Defying Character Tropes Elevates STRANGER THINGS

I recently finished watched Netflix’s fantastic new show Stranger Things and even though I feel like it’s been talked to death online, I wanted to write about it. I feel like modern critical discussion comes in waves and right now the show is in the trough between the crests of extreme adulation and critical backlash. Maybe…

Bojack Horseman: Depression and Alcoholism and Manimals

Bojack Horseman is not only the funniest show out there right now, but it’s also the most realistic depiction of depression that I’ve ever seen depicted.

Underwhelmed by Underwood

Season 3 of House of Cards is now out on Netflix and I finished watching it just the other day.  Now that I’ve had a couple days to reflect upon it, I find myself underwhelmed by the entire season. Spoiler-ish Material (Nothing Specific) for House of Cards Season 3 Ahoy! So I was a big fan…

Marvel’s Daredevil Teaser: Not Grabbin Me By the Horns

I’m going to put this disclaimer right here: I’ve never been a Daredevil fan.  The story of Matt Murdock/Daredevil has never really resonated with me and whenever he would show up in the comics I would read, I’ve almost always been pretty bored with the story.  So, now that that’s out of the way, I’m going…